India’s largest online retailer Flipkart has launched a new app to make customers feel supermarket experience. This new app called ‘Flipkart Nearby’ separates the groceries and Food items into different categories like branded food, groceries, staples, beverages, breakfast, dairy, and eggs etc.
It also offers large amount of personal care products health and wellness products, baby care products, and household supplies. Fresh Milk,bread, chips, chocolates, biscuits and other essential food items like seeds,dals, elaichi, chilli powder, energy drinks, yogurt etc. Even we can get packaged drinking water, hot beverages and parottas as well.
This app was released on the Google play and at present it is available only to the neighborhood of Bangalore Koramangala, HSR Layout, BTM Layout, Ejipura, Jayanagar, JP Nagar, and Bellandur.
Any Android user can place an order through Flipkart Nearby app from morning 10am to 8pm with cash on delivery payment method through out the week. The customers are provided with free delivery options for limited period of time. At present the online retailer does not seem to provide a desktop version of the same feature to access through the browser.
The several other retailers have launched the similar type of app include Amazon’s Kirana Now, paytm, PepperTap, Grofers, Bigbasket, and Ola Store,Zopnow, Localbanya.