Flipkart start Scheduled Delivery Service in Four Cities
War for delivery speed has begun among Indian ecommerce websites and Flipkart was lagging behind others for long to launching a new delivery system.
Flipkart Indian largest on line retailer launches a new service named “Scheduled Delivery Service”. The new service will be initially available in Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata, and Flipkart says Scheduled Delivery will be extended in other cities soon.
Definitely it is very much helpful many Flipkart buyers who are generally not available at homes due to various time constraints.
What is Scheduled Delivery Service?
Scheduled Delivery Service allows customers to choose a specific date and time for delivery of their order. The Flipkart customer can choose delivery slot as their requirement for free of cost. It will be initially available for the large appliances category and will be gradually extended to other select categories. Flipkar also will offer Installation service along with delivery for large appliances like Television and Air Conditioning. Flipkart buyer will not have to worry to call third party for installation.
The Scheduled Delivery feature is not currently available with any other e-commerce websites.
Other services launches by Flipkart
Flipkart First annual subscription
On Wednesday Flipkart started First annual subscription. Customers can take this service by paying subscription fee of Rs.500 per year. Flipkart choose 75,000 customers from the lucky draw to give this service free of cost till 10th September 2014. By subscribe this service customers can get unlimited access to In-a-Day Guarantee delivery.
In-A-Day Guaranteed Shipping Delivery
In this service customer will get delivery in next day where orders placed before 6PM. This sevice is available in Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Noida and Pune.
Same Day Guaranteed Shipping
Customers will get their orders delivery on the same day of placing order. This delivery system available in 10 cities including Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Noida, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Kolkata, Manesar, Navi mumbai and Thane.