The partnership will first be piloted in Hyderabad this month.
Flipkart is partnering with Spencers Retail to introduce hyperlocal deliveries of groceries and necessities starting with a pilot in Hyderabad.
Beneath this pilot, consumers shall be ready to recount groceries and necessities starting this month, from the Spencers retailer on the Flipkart app. The orders shall be composed from a residence of chosen sample stores across Hyderabad by Flipkart executives and brought to the buyer’s doorstep in a timely and hygienic system.
Talking in regards to the partnership Kalyan Krishnamurthy, Group CEO, Flipkart, mentioned, “Flipkart is dedicated to guaranteeing fulfilling customers’ needs amidst the lockdown to promote ‘social distancing’ and we’re initiating various steps in this regard. We’re gratified to commence this pilot with Spencers Retail to collaborate and meet the needs of prospects who are contributing to the battle against COVID-19 by staying at dwelling. We’ve built a grand tech-backed platform to provide consumers exact-time insights of necessities available of their station and can acquire obvious timely doorstep deliveries.”
Devendra Chawla, MD and CEO of Spencers Retail, mentioned, “In such times building an ecosystem of partnerships will transition us to in actual fact turn out to be an omni-channel commercial in serving consumers. On this refined surroundings, Spencers’ partnership with Flipkart provides one other platform to a bigger residence of prospects to seamlessly access our fluctuate of necessities who could also goal wish to utilize varied reputed platforms/marketplaces as antagonistic to our acquire Spencers App to do away with at some stage in the lockdown.”
Earlier than this, Flipkart partnered with Uber to assist sing necessities to of us across Bengaluru, Mumbai and Delhi amid the lockdown.
Uber mentioned in an announcement that this partnership will back critical supply chains running and can contend with the rising needs of Flipkart customers to receive compulsory goods at their doorsteps each day.