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Posted: Nov 01 2016 (13:42)
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Nov 01 2016 (12:03) Indian Railways may link-up with Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal, emerge as a huge shopping destination
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Currently travelers finish all their shopping before boarding the train.
Currently travellers finish all their shopping before boarding the train. According to a report in Business Standard, if the Indian Railways plan to join hands with e-commerce players—Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal—works, then travellers could be shopping all the way in their reserved compartments till they reach their destination. While the move will add heft to railways non-fare revenues, it will be a game-changer for e-commerce companies as they will be in a position to cater to the needs of half a billion reserved railway travellers annually, many of whom have never shopped online.
Nov 01 2016 (13:42)
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This could really be a big game changer and IR must think and act fast. Some of the supporting facts are:
(1) The sales volumes of Online shopping companies is increasing very rapidly since a few years.
(2) With increasing confidence of customers in online shopping, Today sale large equipments like acs, coolers, refrigerators, washing machines etc is also picking up fast.
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