New Delhi. Flipkart has announced a new delivery feature for its platform. The e-commerce platform has announced that the company will offer same-day delivery on many categories of products. With this feature, customers will be able to receive the products within a day of purchase. Currently, it takes 6 to 7 days for the products to be delivered after ordering. However, the same day delivery feature will currently be available only at limited locations.
Flipkart has confirmed that the same day in cities like Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Coimbatore, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, Patna, Raipur, and Siliguri and Vijayawada. Customers will currently get the option of delivery.
Must order before 1 pm
For Flipkart same-day delivery, users will be required to place the order before 1 pm. That means, orders placed after 1PM will not be covered under same-day delivery and will get delivery only on the next day. Also, products ordered before 1 pm will be delivered before midnight. This new feature will be released from the beginning of February and will be launched in the rest of the country in the coming months.
Products of these categories will be delivered
Flipkart will offer same-day delivery on products across categories like mobile, fashion, beauty, lifestyle, books, home appliances and electronics. Flipkart will offer same-day delivery by leveraging its supply chain, investing in multiple fulfillment centers and enhancing technological capabilities. With the company’s focus on accurate route planning, optimized delivery routes and faster sortation through ML models, Flipkart will ensure that orders are fulfilled from the nearest fulfillment center, have shorter transit time and products are delivered on the same day.