When microbiology graduate Sristi Mishra moved to Mumbai after getting married, she found an interest in jewelry making while watching YouTube videos. Soon she picked it up as a hobby and decided to earn from it. That’s when she signed up as a #Sellfmade Flipkart seller. Read her inspiring story.
Meet Captain Indraani Singh, an airline pilot who founded Literacy India and Indha Crafts to help women and children in India's underserved communities. A grassroots changemaker, she often visits these communities, often turning up in her pilot's uniform to surprise them! Recently, her organization, Indha, partnered with Flipkart to ensure that their artisans had access to a pan-India customer base and a more sustainable income. Read her story.
For some of these women, it was a route to achieving job satisfaction. For others, it was a way to assert control over their work-life balance. Whichever way you look at it, you can't ignore the immense success these women sellers have found in a short span of time. Read these unique stories from Flipkart's extraordinary women sellers.
When Ritesh Maheshwari, an entrepreneur from Rajasthan, left his Central Government post, he wanted to start a business. But he also wanted to help the local artisans in his locality with their businesses. Inspired by another Flipkart seller’s success story, he became a #SellfMade Flipkart seller and found a way to achieve both! Read his inspiring story.
Vivek Garg was just in his second year of Engineering when the idea to become a #SellfMade Flipkart seller struck him. His father believed in him and with his help, Vivek started Ecstasy, his online store on Flipkart! Soon, he moved to the healthcare category on Flipkart and earned ₹2 crore during last year’s The Big Billion Day’s sale! Read this and find out how he did it.
When Mohammed Abrar took up his first job at Flipkart, he didn’t realize that a few years down the line, he’d be partnering with us to become a #SellfMade Flipkart seller! His experience as a Flipster dared him to dream. Today, he is a gold-rated seller! Read his inspiring story.
When Nihilkumar Dhirubhai Dobariya heard about Flipkart’s growth in the e-commerce industry, he was impressed. But he was still skeptical about how things would pan out if he ever chose to sell online. After working in a multinational company for two and a half years, he decided to work for himself and became an entrepreneur. After trying his luck on other platforms, he decided to sell on Flipkart and that’s when, he says, his life changed completely. Read his inspiring story.
Before 2015, Yogita Jain, like many online shoppers in India, frequented the Flipkart website in search of her favorite products. She loved her experience as a customer and faced almost no issues with her deliveries. One day, she started to wonder what it’d be like to run a business online as a Flipkart seller. Read her story and find out how this customer-turned-seller realized her dream on Flipkart!
These Flipkart sellers put in the sweat and tears to taste success beyond their wildest dreams. Their stories are those of courage, determination and resilience — and their journeys became words of inspiration and empowerment to many aspiring entrepreneurs. Read their stories.