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How the Flipkart – VU TV partnership is redefining home entertainment in India

Madhu Karuthedath
In less than a decade, VU Technologies established itself as one of the leading brands in the country — a distinction it shares with India’s largest online marketplace, Flipkart. But aside from the 10-year journey, the two companies share another thing in common — a deep-rooted partnership intertwined by a culture of innovation and customer focus. We unbox the story of this unique alliance that has built one of the leading television brands in our country.

Flipkart’s top sellers are in a partnership built for success

Flipkart Stories Editorial
India’s incredible economic growth over the last two decades has encouraged budding entrepreneurs to wander off the beaten path, develop quality products and services and choose the online route to market and sell their goods. For the over one lakh sellers on Flipkart, what does success really mean and how does it come about? We spoke to Flipkart’s top sellers to discuss their outstanding performances and saw something incredible. These top sellers come from all walks of life, offer the Indian consumer a mélange of products (from toys to welding machines), and have different mantras for success. Then what are the shared qualities that have made them so triumphant? Read on to discover their secret sauce.

Decoding Flipkart Hackday – the untold stories behind Flipkart’s greatest innovations

Madhu Karuthedath
‘Hack: The act of improvising on a problem, effectively and unconventionally, to derive a temporary or permanent solution.’ While most contemporary definitions of the word might redirect you to similar phrases, for Flipkart the connotation weighs something much more than a prescribed meaning. Something that is especially evident during the Flipkart Hackday events. In this story we hack into history to decode the DNA of this unique culture of innovation in India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, and dive into the pool of codes and ideas that paved the way for Flipkart.

#BIG10Innovation – Solve Bengaluru’s Traffic woes w/ Sridhar Pabbisetty & Utkarsh B

Ahead of the Gridlock Hackathon finale, Flipkart Stories hosts a special edition of the #BIG10Innovation Tweetchat on "Tech Solutions for Bengaluru’s Traffic Woes". Mark the date - June 27, 2017 at 3 pm IST. Our panelists are Sridhar Pabbisetty, CEO of Namma Bengaluru Foundation, and Utkarsh B, Principal Architect, Flipkart. Tweet your questions on Bengaluru’s traffic governance issues to Sridhar (@psridharp) and your tech-related questions to Utkarsh (@eutkarsh) with the hashtag #BIG10Innovation. The 3 best questions from participants and the 3 best answers to the panelists’ questions win prizes from Flipkart.

How Flipkart is redefining the post-delivery experience with Jeeves

Madhu Karuthedath
Jeeves is no new name to most of us. For decades the knowledgeable and profound butler from the adventurous tales of P G Wodehouse has hooked the imagination of readers by the funny bone. But for Flipkart, Jeeves is no laughing matter. It is perhaps one of the greatest customer innovations that India’s largest online marketplace had pioneered during its game-changing course over the last decade. To be more precise, Jeeves Consumer Services Pvt Ltd is Flipkart’s very own product repair and after-sales service capability, designed to deliver customer smiles beyond the point of delivery. How? We unveil the story.

The Flipkart innovation Timeline – 10 years that redefined shopping in India

How would you define innovation? Is it a fresh idea that holds potential? Is it creating something that changes the world? Or is it something more, where the whole adds up to more than the sum of the parts? At Flipkart, the philosophy behind innovation has been to solve real problems and to make life easier for customers. This Flipkart innovation timeline takes you back to 2007 to evoke salient moments from Flipkart’s historic journey, moments that have changed the way India shops.