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2015 — Progressive maternity, paternity and adoption policies make Flipkart a great place to work

Launches Home and Maternity categories Acquires AdIquity and AppIterate Acquires majority stake in Jeeves Launches Ad Platform and Strategic Brands Group Brand Refresh – New Flipkart logo is unveiled Acquires payment services firm FX Mart Launches Flipkart Lite Launches progressive maternity and paternity policies for employees and introduces an adoption...
Team Flipkart Stories

2014 | Myntra joins the family, Big Billion Day is born

Becomes the first Indian internet retailer to register $1.9bn gross merchandise value (GMV) Acquires fashion e-tailer Myntra Acquires majority stake in Jeeves and ngpay Launches Flipkart First and In-a-Day Guarantee Launches Scheduled Delivery Begins exclusive associations, starting with Moto and Xiaomi Kicks off India’s largest online sale — Big Billion...
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2013 | The rise of the marketplace

Introduces Next Day Shipping Guarantee Raises $160 million in funding Adopts marketplace model, opening up platform to sellers Sells 1,00,000 books in a single day Launches PayZippy, an online payments solution for merchants and customers Launches Women’s Lifestyle category Begins accepting international cards for transactions Recruits a record 118 candidates from...
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2009 | First employee, first funding, first pre-order

Flipkart hires its first full-time employee. Ambur Iyyappa, a veritable Human ERP, would go on to become a dollar millionaire In September, Accel Partners invests $1 million in Flipkart Opens offices in Delhi and Mumbai First book opens for pre-orders – Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol  Headcount leaps to 150