A fabric retailer looking to get into the readymade clothing business, Lal Babu Dyar hopes that his new entrepreneurial venture gets a boost with Flipkart Wholesale. The Flipkart Group’s newly launched digital B2B platform connects the backbone of Indian retail — kiranas and small businesses — with suppliers and manufacturers. By helping small retailers overcome challenges such as limited credit, sparse selection, and high margin leakage, Flipkart Wholesale makes it easy for sellers like Lal Babu Dyar to dream big. Here’s his story, in his own words.
In this Q&A with Flipkart Stories, Adarsh Menon, Senior Vice President and Head - Flipkart Wholesale, envisions how the new digital marketplace will enable growth and prosperity for small retail businesses in India. On September 2, Flipkart Wholesale launched operations in three cities -- Delhi, Gurugram and Bengaluru.
As a homegrown platform, Flipkart has a huge emphasis on enabling the local MSME industry of the country, by enabling them to embrace the digital economy and transforming their business journey. Read the stories of these small businesses who have experienced the power of this path-breaking transformation despite the challenges posed by the global coronavirus pandemic