Walmart owned Flipcart will soon have a massive over five lakh square feet
warehouse in the upcoming Logistics Hub in Mumbai being put up by Adani
Logistics as part of the commercial partnership between the two companies to
strengthen logistics and data centre capabilities.
Adani Logistics Ltd
to construct a 5.34 lakh sq ft warehouse in its upcoming logistics hub in
Adani Logistics Ltd will construct a 5.34 lakh sq ft fulfilment centre
(warehouse) in its upcoming logistics hub in Mumbai that will be leased to
Flipkart to address the growing demand for e-commerce in western India and
support market access of several thousands of sellers and MSMEs in the region.
The centre, which will leverage state-of-the-art technologies, is expected
to be operational in the third quarter of 2022 and will have the capacity to
house 10 million units of sellers'' inventory at any point, the statement said
Flipkart will work with Adani Logistics Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, to strengthen its supply chain
infrastructure and further enhance its ability to serve its rapidly growing
base of customers, a statement said.
Flipkart will also set up its third data centre at Adaniconnex''s
Chennai-based facility, leveraging the latter''s expertise and industry-leading
data centre technology solutions, it added.
I am delighted to see two of India''s fastest-growing businesses come
together to help build some of the most critical as well as state-of-the-art
infrastructure that our nation needs. This is what Atmanirbharata should be all
about," Karan Adani, Chief Executive Officer of Adani Ports and Special
Economic Zone (APSEZ), said.
This is a great
opportunity to serve Flipkart''s physical as well as digital infrastructure
needs said Karan Adani
He added that this broad-ranging partnership across the logistics and data
centre businesses is a unique business model, and this is a great opportunity
to serve Flipkart''s physical as well as digital infrastructure needs.
The Adani Group is unmatched in the way it has gone about building
infrastructure across India. What it brought to us was a unique combination of
logistics, real estate, green energy, and data centre infrastructure
capabilities," a spokesmna of the
Flipkart Group said.
logistics network and technology stack are instrumental in making this a
reality. These investments will help us strengthen our presence and capabilities
in India to support MSMEs and sellers while also accelerating job creation and