Are Flipkart customers happy? No, they’re delighted! Our customers sent us fascinating stories of love and loyalty. We share with you the prize-winning #CustomerFirst anecdotes
In July 2017, the month of Flipkart Customer Connect, some of our most loyal and long-standing customers shared their most joyous shopping moments. Little did they know that Flipkart had a special surprise waiting for them. Here are some heartwarming stories
Even as Mughal Sarai wrestles with history over its impending renaming, Flipkart customers in this town famous for India’s busiest railway junction look forward to bigger changes
Pokhran is famed as the birthplace of India’s nuclear program. This sleepy desert town in Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer district is enclosed by the sands of the Thar, and its people — both locals and émigrés — paint a picture of resourcefulness, tenacity, and a true passion for online shopping. Another heartwarming customer story from our Digital India series
On July 26, 2017, Flipkart invited a few customers to experience a day in the life of India’s most exciting e-commerce marketplace. The contest required participants to tell us why they would like to experience how Flipkart works, in 100 words. On the final day, twelve lucky Bengaluru residents visited Flipkart for an exclusive grand tour. Here’s an update from the event.
We asked for great #CustomerFirst stories, you sent in awesome ones! We had a hard time picking the best. So here are the prize-winning Flipkart customer stories of July 2017
Modern India has no place for gender inequality. And playing a significant part in spreading this message are Flipkart’s top women sellers. Their partnership with Flipkart has not only been the wind beneath their wings, helping them soar to success, but has also brought a sea change in product offerings for Indian consumers. Here’s their inspiring story
Catch up on all the action that you missed at the #FlipkartPartners Meet – More power to the Power of Partnership!
In 2007, by the grace of its genial landlord S M Fathaulla, Flipkart moved into a two-bedroom apartment-turned-office space in Bengaluru’s Koramangala neighborhood. Relive the story of #447-C – Flipkart’s first office.
Supplying 12,000 cups of tea every day to Flipkart offices, Mohammed Imran is the vital refuel agent for Flipsters. His association with Flipkart is almost as old as the company itself, and to say that he is the cup of joy in the lives of thousands of Flipsters is an understatement. Imran has spent the better part of a decade crafting his extraordinary success story. Read this heartening account of how determination, resourcefulness and earnestness can triumph any adversity.
Flipkart, India’s e-commerce leader, and Xiaomi — the top smartphone manufacturer in China — kicked off their partnership in 2014. Here’s the inside story of this extraordinary relationship that began with a bang, er… crash
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Stay clear of unauthorized websites and messages claiming to offer you unbelievable deals and discounts. Here’s a tip sheet for safe shopping
Flipkart’s newly launched Perfect Buy Store offers customers a novel online experience to discover, shortlist, purchase and enjoy their Large Appliance — from televisions and washing machines to refrigerators and more
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Internet scams posing as online games are luring online shoppers with false promises of rewards and prizes. Stay clear of them with Flipkart’s helpful guide to safe online shopping. Play it safe!
In June, 2017, Flipkart invited entries from smart innovators for the Gridlock Hackathon, a unique event that brought together sharp minds, cutting-edge research and technology solutions to Bengaluru’s traffic snarls. Were the hacks good enough to solve Bengaluru’s traffic woes? Here’s the update
Will modern e-commerce wipe out Mumbai’s Dabbawallas? Diving deep into the two-year-old partnership between Flipkart and this esteemed Mumbai institution, we pondered this question and unearthed a different story — one of challenge, triumph and deep customer-focused innovation
The e-commerce marketplace in India is dominated by innovations that Flipkart has pioneered. This is the story of the key steps that India’s online shopping powerhouse has taken to build a vibrant ecosystem of sellers and customers
‘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.
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.
Submit your questions for the #BIG10Innovation tweetchat on Customer-inspired Innovation with Ram Papatla – Vice President, Product Management at Flipkart and Ranjith Boyanapalli – Vice President of Product at Flipkart, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. The 3 best questions and the 3 best answers win Flipkart vouchers.
With donation drives, outreach programs, and employee-enabled on-ground initiatives, Flipkart and Flipsters have always given generously with their time, effort and money. As Flipkart turns 10, these initiatives have been brought under one umbrella. Read more
A look back at the most popular Flipkart advertisements that made waves and showcased the company’s innovations to the world, making sure that the message of online shopping reached every home.
Look what we found in our archives. A fun post about Flipkart’s funniest Twitter moments, from a time when the @Flipkart handle had just about 300K followers!
Watch Flipsters shake a leg, strum a string and join the chorus “For India” ahead of The Big Billion Days sale. This is one groovy music video!
By integrating people with disabilities into its workforce with its novel Ekartians with Different Abilities (eDAB) program, eKart has not just created an empowering workplace culture. It has sent an emphatic message to the world. Meet the differently abled Wishmasters at eKart.
Flipkart Customer Support handles a deluge of customer queries each day, each unique with a different grievance and a different query. What sets it apart from the other customer support services? Flipkart Stories spoke to some of the customer support members to understand what it takes to soothe ruffled nerves and make customers smile again.