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Sophia Stephen

Embracing e-commerce with Flipkart Samarth, India’s traditional artisans welcome a brighter future

India's artisans have long toiled to keep traditional crafts alive. But for decades, they've struggled to make a sustainable living. With Flipkart Samarth and its NGO partners, they now hope for access to a pan-India market, preservation of their art and a permanent flow of income. From Telangana to Kashmir, Tamil Nadu to Madhya Pradesh - read these remarkable stories of courage, hard work and conviction.
Team Flipkart Stories

#AFriendInFlipkart is a friend indeed – Tell us about your Flipkart friend

Those you trust. Those you believe in. Those who stand by you through the toughest of times and lend a helping hand when you need it. Friends are all this and more. Do you have a story about a friend at Flipkart who helped you out? Then here’s your chance to let the world know why this special person means so much to you! Play this contest and stand a chance to win big!
Team Flipkart Stories

Flipkart launches ‘Samarth’ to empower Indian artisans, weavers and craftsmen

- ‘Flipkart Samarth’ will uplift artisans and Indian handicraft communities with national market access - The country’s artisans, weavers and craftsmen will be supported by Flipkart with a range of benefits to help them establish and grow their business, and enhance their income - Initiative designed to help uplift and empower under-served sections of society, while democratizing e-commerce - Hon’ble MoS Finance & Corporate Affairs Sh. Anurag Singh Thakur supported and launched the Flipkart ‘Samarth’ initiative by gracing the occasion as Chief Guest
Jishnu Murali

This homesick entrepreneur found his way back home with Flipkart

When one of #NayeIndiaKeSellers Pramod Kumar from Chikmagalur decided to become an entrepreneur, he didn’t realize the struggle ahead to get his business running. When relocating to Bengaluru, working longer hours and unwillingly sipping on lotas of coffee distinctly different from his fresh Chikmagalur brew didn’t do the trick, his friend suggested he begin selling online with Flipkart. Did that decision change the life of this seller? Watch the video to find out.
Roshan Pai

Filling carts, winning hearts: Meet Jagruthi Shetty, a beacon of empathy and compassion

What does it take to change a potentially bad shopping experience into a delightful one? Flipkart Customer Service executive Jagruthi Shetty believes empathy and compassion are key. It all began with an escalation email to Kalyan, and ended with another email to him, this time to commend Jagruthi’s dedication and her willingness to serve - read this story of empathy and gratitude!