E-commerce firm Flipkart buys Walmart's India wholesale business
Flipkart, majority-owned by Walmart Inc, also announced the launch of Flipkart Wholesale as part of the deal. Financial terms for the deal were not disclosed.
Flipkart starts hyperlocal service 'Flipkart Quick', to expand to 6 cities by year-end
Flipkart said its hyperlocal service, dubbed Flipkart ...
To fight Amazon and Reliance JioMart, Flipkart wholesale will pick up Walmart’s best price
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Walmart-owned Flipkart supports 6 lakh artisans in India through Samarth programme
The Samarth programme was launched last year, wherein the e-commerce major had partnered with five non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to help artisans use the online marketplace to sell their products.
Flipkart rolls out 'dark stores' for deliveries as it takes on Reliance's JioMart
Last week, Flipkart announced the launch of its hyperlocal services called ‘Flipkart Quick’ in various parts of Bengaluru, where consumers can book a two-hour delivery of about 2,000 products like grocery, fresh items and smartphones, among other electronic items.
Flipkart may consolidate Walmart's wholesale ops
The Bengaluru-headquartered company, in which Walmart bought 77% stake for $16 billion in 2018, is also in the process of relinquishing the space in Gurgaon used as headquarters by Walmart India, which runs 28 Best Price stores across India, with plans to relocate its employees to Bengaluru.
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Walmart appoints Prashanti Bodugum as vice-president, tech and centre head, Chennai
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Flipkart to acquire Walmart India’s wholesale business
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After a $20 billion Jio frenzy, India's richest man is now seeking money for retail
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Amazon, Flipkart pad up for T20 sale beginning tomorrow before festive test
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Amazon India scraps single-use plastic in packaging across centers
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Muted economic sentiment will move customers towards value purchase: Walmart India CEO
The lockdown will fundamentally change consumer habits, and even after lifting of the complete restrictions, consumers will restrict movement to essential trips and prefer to stay indoors due to safety reasons and continue to order online and for delivery.
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After a gap of almost four months, e-commerce giants resumed online sales beginning June, addressing continued demand from customers for home essentials including electronics and appliances.
Flipkart's limited India operations hit global growth: Walmart
Flipkart's sales plunged after the Centre put restrictions on ecommerce companies.