Pumpkart.com Launches First O2O Hybrid Store in Chandigarh, plans to open 100 stores within next four years
INVC NEWS Chandigarh, Pumpkart.com, the world's first of its kind online water pump store launched its first O2O(Online to Offline) Hybrid store in Chandigarh. The company will open 100 stores pan India under different business models within four years. As a big move towards expansion in India, Pumpkart.com India’s leading online water store has announced the opening of O2O hybrid store in Chandigarh. The company has taken this decision after the great success in online business. Now the company is focusing to catch up the offline market in a great way by foraying into physical retail space like PepperFry, Lenskart and urbanladder.com etc.. The company has opened its first O2O hybrid store at Plot No. 449, Industrial Area, Phase II, Chandigarh- - 160002 on 2 Feb 2016 in the presence of Mr. Anirudh Tiwari, IAS, Principal Secretary, Industries & Commerce, Punjab as a chief guest. Many industrialists and dignitaries from Punjab and Chandigarh administration were present at this occasion. “O2O stores will help us to provide our customers a touch and-feel experience of products and enhance credibility with the delivery of amazing services and FREE pump installation through our attached repairininndia.com workshop at their door. With the opening of this store, we also start offering FREE Installation service for the tri-city customers, “ says K S Bhatia, Founder, Pumpkart.com. “We aim to open 100 stores pan India within the next four years pan India so that customers can get everything for pumping applications in a single platform,” Bhatia adds. He feels confident that the store will help pumpkart.com in serving its customers, particularly in Tier I and Tier II cities. The store will display an extensive range of pumps including self priming monoblock pumps, pressure booster pumps, agricultural pumps, drainage pumps, commercial pumps and many other related items from all top notch brands to offer touch and feel opportunity for its customers who will come into the store. To offer maximum benefits, the company will include special low pricing and free installation service through repairinindia.com after sales on every pump purchased from its stores. In Addition, recently pumpkart.com has announced a strategic partnership deal with e-Governance Services Limited, an initiative of the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeiTY) under the Government of India. As per this tie-up, Pumpkart will deliver water pumps through Common Service Centers (CSC), a kiosk which are run Village Level Entrepreneurs (VLEs) with a computer and internet accessibility nation wide. Pumpkart is a one-stop destination for all categories of pumps for agricultural, residential or commercial purposes. It is operated business as open marketplace and offering a single platform to all manufacturers, dealers and customers for buying and selling pumps. It has tied up with more than 100 brands and 500 manufacturers, dealers, distributors all across the country to make state-of-the-art pumping solution available to its customers at reasonable rates. Pumpkart.com was launched by K S Bhatia, CEO & Founder, Pumpkart.com in June 2014. Headquartered in Chandigarh, it operates business online and delivers products pan India. For incredible business idea, the company was praised by the Google CEO, Sundar Pichai during a speech at the 'Digital India' dinner for PM Narendra Modi and the top CEOs. To boost sales by attracting direct customers, the company is joining the club of e-retailer who have an offline presence to offer touch and feel element to the customers. To make shopping an unforgettable experience, it provides its customers a simple and easy single-step checkout process, multiple payment options, including online payment, COD and EMIs.