Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace platform, has announced
the expansion of its supply chain network in Haryana with the addition of four new
facilities to support thousands of sellers from the state ahead of the upcoming
festive season. The expansion will further help in providing quality products, helping
contribute to the economic growth.
The new fulfilment centres will help create deeper capabilities to support thousands
of sellers, MSMEs, Kiranas, and small farmers from the state to cater to the growing
customer demand, create more employment opportunities while enabling faster deliveries
for consumers. The new facilities will serve sellers of large appliances, furniture,
mobiles, apparel and electronics and are located in Sankpa, Yakubpur, Kulana, and
Rewari with a total area of more than 12 lakh square feet and a storage capacity
of over 30 lakh cubic feet, according to a press release by Flipkart.
Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace platform, has announced the expansion
of its supply chain network in Haryana with the addition of four new facilities
to support thousands of sellers from the state ahead of the upcoming festive season.
The expansion will further help in providing quality products, helping contribute
to the economic growth.
More than 13,000 sellers from the state will get augmented support to reach lakhs
of new customers nationally and create additional 12,000 direct and indirect jobs
in the state, thereby strengthening the state economy. With the region witnessing
robust demand for e-commerce services, the addition of new facilities will also
augment Flipkart’s capabilities to bring the goodness of e-commerce to thousands
of sellers from the state and to millions of first-time e-commerce customers across
“Haryana has been at the forefront of promoting the digital way of commerce
and has introduced numerous initiatives including a single-window system to provide
for speedy implementation of industrial and other projects. Digital commerce is
providing new avenues and opportunities for lakhs of MSMEs, which forms a base of
India’s economic growth in a big way. I am confident that Flipkart’s continued
investment in Haryana will further help thousands of small and medium enterprises
from the state to expand their economic activity while also helping create thousands
of additional jobs in the state,” Vikas Gupta director General Micro, small
and medium enterprises, Government of Haryana said in a statement.
Haryana is an attractive investment destination in the country and Flipkart is committed
to creating opportunities for sellers, MSMEs and artisans from the state while providing
a seamless e-commerce experience to millions of customers from the state. With this
expansion in the state, Flipkart now has a total of 17 fulfilment centres (FCs)
in regions such as across Binola, Bilaspur, Luhari, Ballabgarh, and Farrukhnagar
and spread across an area of 44 lakh square feet creating around 22,000 thousand
direct and indirect job opportunities and new economic opportunities for growth.
Fibre2Fashion News Desk (GK)