Tata Consumer teams up with Flipkart to deliver essentials

BENGAALURU Flipkart and (TCPL) have tied up to provide access to essential food and beverage products to consumers, the companies said. TCPL’s will list as marketplace sellers on Flipkart platform and customers can buy different combo packs of.

Flipkart 's marketplace supply chain will fulfill the orders by picking up these essentials combinations from Tata Consumer distributors and delivering them to customers using its extensive network of delivery executives.

The association is already operational in Bangalore, and the companies plan to expand these facilities in Mumbai and Delhi next week and in Tier 2 cities in the future.

“With the support of the government and local authorities, we are able to innovate unique distribution and supply chain models that enable us to serve communities in India,” Flipkart CEO said.

Tata Consumer Products was formed earlier this year by the merger of Tata Global Drinks and the consumer products business of Tata Chemicals .

This partnership with Flipkart provides an innovative way to set up a strong alternate distribution channel through our wide network, Sunil D’Souza, MD&ceo,tataconsumerproductssaid.