E-commerce major, Amazon’s studio-on-wheels service, Tatkal to enable hundreds of sellers to sell their products online. This service will engage with entrepreneurs, artisans, manufacturers and sellers to help sell them online on the spot.
In Delhi and Kozhikode, Tatkal service was launched four weeks ago and since then it has covered 15 cities. Till now, there are five crore products from 75,000 sellers on the site.
In 2015, there has been a 250 per cent growth annually in the number of sellers. It is expected that this launch will help thousands of small and medium businesses in India experience the ease and convenience of selling on Amazon.in marketplace in 60 minutes.
65 per cent of business has been happening in tier II and tier III cities.
Tatkal would traverse the country to provide various services, including registration, imaging and cataloguing, as well as basic seller training mechanism.