“Flipkart, at this stage in my life, is an adrenaline rush!” says Sreekumar Narayanan, former IAF officer and Director, Business Continuity, at Flipkart. Read about his journey from the frontlines to his corporate life of safeguarding the business.
From a needle to a tank, Captain Jyoti Bisht was assigned the Indian Army's supply chain responsibilities in border areas right after her training. Today, years after she’s left the army, she recalls the valuable learnings that have guided her for life. Read on as she talks about her fascinating professional journey and her post-army life as a Flipkart Supply Chain Manager.
From fashion to beauty, sports, lifestyle, mobiles and more, industry leaders from beloved brands talk about The Big Billion Days and a Power of Partnership with Flipkart that benefits both their brands and consumers.
‘As Flipkart grew, we grew with them’: In Bengaluru, our trucking partner talks about his road to success
When Nawaz Pasha heard about e-commerce years ago, the newbie businessman knew that’s where his father’s small trucking business would grow to new heights. It’s been 7 years since Nawaz and his brother began their partnership with Flipkart. Not only has his business grown beyond what he’d predicted, he’s also ensuring opportunities wherever his trucks travel.
#HumansOfBBD: Student, aspiring rockstar, Flipkart Wishmaster, Joy David is making waves in Andamans
Flipkart Wishmaster Joy David is not just an aspiring rockstar, he is also a rockstar at his job! When he isn’t pursuing his Bachelors in Sociology, or strumming away at his guitar, he zooms around Port Blair in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands making deliveries to excited Flipkart customers. Read his story and find out what inspires him.
When Jhuma Paul found it difficult to sustain late night shifts, she decided to supplement her earnings from her store and become a Flipkart Kirana partner. Today, she has control over her work timings, loves to interact with customers and says she’s proud to do what she does. Read her story.
After losing her husband in a tragic road accident, Menaka S struggled with depression and financial constraints. But she continued trying to find her independence and progress in life. She moved to a hostel, and soon, observing a Wishmaster, she decided to become one herself. Today, Menaka is proud to be a woman Wishmaster at Flipkart’s Mysuru hub. Here’s her story.
After Geeta Sharma and her husband both lost their jobs during the pandemic-induced lockdown, she had just one goal - to provide for her family. When she heard Flipkart was hiring women Wishmasters, she quickly joined a hub in New Delhi. Today, she’s proud that she is able to support her family through a difficult time and also wants to be a role model for more women like her. Read her story.
Hard work, excitement, preparation, unfaltering attention to detail, and passion to keep Flipkart’s customer promise — these #HumansOfBBD do everything to make The Big Billion Days sale truly special. Some have stepped up to support their families in troubling times. Others have faced adversities in life like never before. But they share one thing in common. A passion and desire to push themselves and achieve things they previously considered impossible. From overcoming life’s many challenges to finding independence, each of these individuals have stories of courage, resilience and determination. Read their stories and find out what makes them human.