Walmart India extends B2B e-commerce platform to Rajahmundry Best Price Modern Wholesale store
- Best Price Modern Wholesale store’s members in Rajahmundry can now log on to www.bestprice.in and shop online from 1st December onwards
- Fresh fruits and vegetables category introduced to e-commerce channel
- E-commerce platform successfully launched for members in four Best Price stores across India early this year (Lucknow, Hyderabad, Guntur, Vijayawada)
New Delhi, 1 Dec, 2014: Walmart India today launched the B2B e-commerce platform for all its members of Best Price Modern Wholesale store in Rajahmundry. The members can now log on to www.bestprice.in and shop online.
Walmart India launched the B2B e-commerce platform on 1st July 2014 for members of Lucknow and Hyderabad Best Price stores. After the successful launch of this facility in these two stores, Walmart India introduced it in Best Price Modern Wholesale stores at Guntur and Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh on 1st October, 2014. With the launch in Rajahmundry, Walmart India successfully extends e-commerce to all the Best Price stores in Andhra Pradesh.
Revolutionizing the shopping experience for its members of Best Price Wholesale store in Rajahmundry, the customers through this facility can now shop and book orders online. This platform provides an excellent avenue for its members to virtually view a huge array of products and make their respective selections without the need of physically visiting the store. Through this portal a member can avail selection from similar assortment of products at display in the brick and mortar Best Price Modern Wholesale stores including a select variety of fresh fruits and vegetables introduced recently.
Krish Iyer, President and CEO, Walmart India, said, “With immense pleasure, we announce the launch of B2B e-commerce channel to members of Best Price store in Rajahmundry. We have received an overwhelming response from our members in Lucknow, Hyderabad, Guntur and Vijayawada and we are certain that members in Rajahmundry too would benefit significantly. The convenience of easy selection and payment along with efficient delivery of quality products at their doorstep are among the few factors that have led to the success of this initiative. We value our members and strive to give them an excellent shopping experience.”
Similar to its predecessors, this initiative too provides several conveniences to its members: Members can navigate the virtual store and place orders at convenience as it is a 24/7 interactive site. In addition to the delivery at their doorsteps, convenient payment solutions will help them make faster business decisions.
Prior to the launch, the Walmart India team organized various workshops and programs in the city to generate awareness amongst its members on this initiative and also to create better understanding about the website navigation, benefits and registration processes.
Only registered members of the Best Price Modern Wholesale stores in Rajahmundry would be eligible to transact online. Eligible establishments (resellers, kirana shop owners, hotels, restaurants, caterers and offices and institutions) in the catchment areas can transact only after registering as members. To register and become a member, one can log on to www.bestprice.in.
About Wal-Mart India:
Wal-Mart India Private Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Walmart Stores Inc., the world’s leading retailer renowned for its efficiency and expertise in logistics, supply chain management and sourcing. Walmart India owns and operates 20 Best Price Modern Wholesale stores in 9 States across India. The first store opened in Amritsar in May 2009. The company plans to open 50 more stores by 2020.
The Best Price stores offer best prices with unmatched convenience, choice, quality and hygiene. The mission of Best Price is ``Enabling businesses to prosper…every single member”. To enter and purchase from Best Price stores, it is mandatory to become a member. Members can belong to different business categories such as Resellers (‘Kirana Stores’); Offices and Institutions (O&I); and Hotels, Restaurants and Caterers (HoReCa). The assortment, service and store layout are customized to the specific needs of members who can walk into a Best Price store and source high quality products in quantities they need and at the time they require.