Morning News from India - April 25, 2018

Walmart-Amazon battle for Flipkart

  • Why the Walmart-Flipkart alliance is about more than just taking on Amazon in India (Yourstory)

    At the end of the day, if it is benefiting the company and the consumer, it is a win for the Indian ecosystem altogether. Surely, Walmart brings in its unique culture as mentioned above. What is more, Walmart announced last week that suppliers have reported reduction of more than 20 million metric tons (MMT) of greenhouse gas emissions, as part of the company’s Project Gigaton initiative. It’s not just Flipkart, but India itself that could benefit from such initiatives.