Step inside a Flipkart partner repackaging facility where quality and humanity go hand in hand. Here, jobs created benefit the many villages surrounding the center and women make up a majority of the workforce. Intrigued? Read all about it.
What better way to commemorate World Book Day, celebrated on April 23, than by picking up a book that’s a true reflection of the times we live in? A Clear Blue Sky is an anthology of poems and short stories by writers from India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan, whose poetry and prose hold up a mirror to the times. As it courses through subjects and emotions, it makes for a read that’s entertaining and stimulating in equal measure. With a foreword by Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy, this Flipkart special edition is a must-have on your bookshelf. Read more about it here.
Long before the much-talked-about Indian e-commerce wave credited to the millennial breed of Indian unicorns made its presence felt, a silent revolution that began in the 1990s had already empowered the Indian traveler with access to online railway ticket reservation. The man who helmed this project, Amitabh Pandey, is a former economics teacher and academic. Pandey, who has also authored three books of fiction, relates the story of India’s first e-commerce revolution in his new book, When It Clicks — Field Notes From India’s e-Commerce Revolution. Read excerpts from an exclusive interview and buy the book on Flipkart
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature as well as the Neustadt International Prize for Literature, Gabriel García Márquez left an indelible mark on the written word. In honor of his 92nd birth anniversary, revisit five of his most appreciated works. And if you’re new to Márquez’s brilliance, lose yourself in his fantastical universe.
A world-renowned brand and marketing strategist, a widely published author, one of Asia’s Most Influential Digital Marketers, a music producer, a wannabe DJ (in his words), occasionally an organizer of tasting nights for the Singapore Whisky Society and the hugely popular #SataySocial street-food event. Can you believe that we’re talking about just one man? His name is Simon Kemp. And his most recent visit to India saw him convey his love for all things data, to India’s largest e-commerce platform, Flipkart.
If you prefer to upgrade your smartphone ever so often, change your laptop frequently, or simply can’t resist a good deal, 2GUD, Flipkart’s new e-commerce platform, is sure to be right up your alley. 2GUD’s refurbished goods are as good as new — after all, they’re thoroughly tested and come with their own warranty too. Intrigued? Take a look at why the 2GUD website is one worth bookmarking on your phone right now.
* Big milestone reflective of PhonePe’s rapid growth and wide adoption across India
* Ramp-up to 1 Billion transactions has come in 26 months, fastest transactions growth witnessed in the Fintech-Payments space in India
This Children’s Day, do your bit and bring a smile to a little one’s face. How? Join hands with Flipkart’s Toys For A Smile campaign and get toy shopping on Flipkart. For every toy you buy, an excited little one in need of a toy will get a brand-new playmate to have fun and learn together. After all, Toys R ‘for everybody.’
The bold and unforgiving Twinkle Khanna is back! With Pyjamas Are Forgiving, Twinkle plans to yet again, take us on a rollercoaster ride packed with one-of-a-kind humor, sharp wit and tons of food for thought. Here, we talk to her about her latest book, the journey of writing, and the adaptation of books to films in the Indian film industry.