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Flipkart is an Indian e-commerce company founded by Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal in 2007. The company is headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka. Flipkart is the largest e-commerce site in India.

Flipkart initially focused on online sales of books but later expanded to electronic goods and a variety of other products.

Flipkart has hired 2000 new employees in 2011 and will hire 5000 more in the coming years.

  • Slogan: The Online Megastore
  • Owner: Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal
  • Launched: 2007
  • Revenue: 500 Crore (FY 2011–12)

Key People

Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, both alumni of the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi founded Flipkart. They worked for Amazon.com before quitting and founding their own company.

On 12 October 2012, Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal were ranked No. 26 in the Fortune '40 under 40' list.

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