April 13, 2020
Kisan Kirana is envisioned for the empowerment of farmers and consumers. We took a step forward to directly participate in the welfare of farmers by donating 0.1% of Kisan Kirana revenues. Through this initiative, we work hand-in-hand to put more money in farmer’s hand and that creates a virtuous cycle in providing fresh and quality products to consumers.
April 12, 2020
Tech startups test new models for a foothold in grocery retail At a time when big players such as Reliance Industries, Amazon, and Walmart-owned Flipkart are doubling down on grocery retail, more than half a dozen technology startups — including Express Stores, Behtar Stores, Gully Network, GoodBox, ShopKirana, NIFLR and Jumbotail — are experimenting with new models in the segment. While some of these businesses are taking over the functioning of the full kirana (corner) store to control merchandising, inventory, invoicing, financing and branding, others are […]
April 12, 2020
How technology is changing your neighborhood store From ordering supplies to managing inventory and getting analytics on customer behaviour, the Kirana store owner suddenly has all kinds of technology tools at his disposal. A small, dusty countertop and heaps of consumer goods piled on shelves — was till a few years ago a standard format kirana (corner) store in the cities, where customers would wait for their turn and pay by cash. Now, of course, the dusty counters are gone, […]
April 11, 2020
Godrej Consumer partners ShopKirana, Zomato, Zoomcar for delivery of essential items Godrej Consumer Products Limited (GCPL) on Thursday announced a partnership with B2B supply chain startup ShopKirana, food delivery app Zomato, and car rental company Zoomcar for delivery of essential goods during the lockdown. ShopKirana will deliver them to individual retailers by connecting with GCPL directly while Zomato will deliver GCPL products directly to consumers at their doorsteps. Zoomcar, self-drive mobility platform will facilitate timely delivery of various essential products […]