Walmart offers Indian consumers a mix of modern shopping experiences and helps local sellers and suppliers, including kiranas, micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises. (MSMEs), farmers, artisans and women-owned businesses to modernize, prosper and create local jobs in the country.
As a socially responsible organization that is committed to creating economic opportunity, enhancing long-term environmental sustainability and strengthening local communities, Walmart is determined to help drive India’s growth story and create shared value.
Walmart India owns and operates 28 Best Price Modern Wholesale stores and 2 Fulfillment Centers in India. The first Best Price Cash Modern Wholesale store opened in 2009. Best Price is a membership-based cash and carry business offering an assortment of over 5,000 items at competitive wholesale prices, helping kiranas and small business owners optimize operating cost and maximize revenue.
CEO, Best Price, Walmart India: Sameer Aggarwal
The Flipkart Group is one of India’s leading digital commerce entities and includes group companies Flipkart, Myntra, and PhonePe.
Launched in 2007, Flipkart has over 150 million products across 80+ categories. Through its homegrown innovations, and customer focused solutions including pioneering services such as Cash on Delivery, No Cost EMI and easy returns among others, Flipkart is focused on bringing the next 200 million shoppers online.
Flipkart Group President and CEO: Kalyan Krishnamurthy
Myntra is India's leading platform for fashion brands and pioneer in m-commerce play. An integral part of the Flipkart Group, Myntra brings together technology and fashion to create the best experience in the fashion and lifestyle space in India. The company has partnered with over 3,000 leading fashion and lifestyle brands in the country to offer a wide range in the latest branded fashion and lifestyle wear.
Myntra CEO: Amar Nagaram
Jabong.com is a young and vibrant company that aims to provide good quality branded fashion products. Jabong.com caters to the fashion needs of men, women and kids across footwear, apparel, jewelry and accessories.
Ekart is a logistics and local delivery service in India that delivers over a million orders daily across 20,000 + pin codes. The company is rapidly expanding its self-built last-mile delivery infrastructure into Tier II and III cities.
PhonePe is a payments platform and was established in December 2015 with an aim to make digital payments easy, safe and universally accepted so that people do not feel the need to carry cash or cards. In December 2019, PhonePe crossed five billion transactions, and currently supports over 200 million users. It is available as a payment option at over 10 million offline merchants across 400 cities in India and in 11 local languages.
Total Employees: 1,800*
PhonePe CEO: Sameer Nigam
*As of June 2020
Walmart Global Sourcing
India is a growing sourcing market for Walmart. Walmart sources apparel, home products, jewelry, hardlines and various other product categories from India. The Bangalore office sources India products for overseas markets including the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Central America and the United Kingdom.
Walmart India Development Center
Based in Bengaluru, our associates are a tech idea incubator for Walmart. This team is engaged in creating cutting-edge engineering and product development solutions to support Walmart’s strategy of offering customers an anywhere, anytime shopping experience. Our tech associates in India are constantly creating deeper, more intuitive ways in which technology can redefine what customers expect from their shopping experiences.
Walmart is committed to business in India and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of customers and supporting suppliers and sellers, while contributing to communities and the economy as part of India’s long-term growth.