Smartphone Users on Flipkart Are Growing Rapidly: Saran Chatterjee, VP- Products of Flipkart on Mobile Strategy
Saran Chatterjee, Vice President-Products, Flipkart.com, in a short interview with NextBigWhat discusses the companies mobile strategy. Edited Excerpts.
With the Flipkart Android app, you can access products you have already viewed even if you aren’t connected to the network. If you need to compare prices while shopping offline, you could do a quick barcode scan and see if Flipkart is selling it cheaper.
News Roundup: Nikon India Removes Flipkart and Snapdeal from its Authorised Partners; CouponDunia Expands Globally
Nikon India, part of the Nikon Corporation, has removed Indian etailers Flipkart and Snapdeal from its list of authorised sellers.
Flipkart forayed into eBooks with proprietary format in November last year. Earlier this month, the online retailer launched its e-book app on three new platforms and said that it has plans to get into self publishing.
We tried out this new cool feature on the site and found it to be very precise and accurate, unlike the voice recognition function on many of our mobile phones.
“When will e-books overtake p-books? My guess would be closer to 24 months,” Mekin Maheshwari, ?Head – Digital Media & Payments at Flipkart.com.
Features of the eBook Apps include FlipSync: This technology automatically syncs the last read location, highlights, notes and bookmarks across every device one has ever used to log in to the Flipkart eBooks app.
On a conference call on Wednesday, Sachin Bansal, the Co-Founder & CEO of Flipkart talked about the company’s future plans, the growth of e-commerce market and government regulations. Edited Excerpts.
Flipkart has raised $200 mn from existing investors including Tiger Global, Naspers, Accel Partners and ICONIQ Capital.