Activities Round Up

Date : 08 Aug to 08 Aug 2014
Place : Jaipur
Organised by : FISME

FLIPKART – FISME reach out to MSMEs in Jaipur

Taking forward the national campaign, FLIPKART-FISME reached out to the MSMEs on 8th  August 2014 in Jaipur. The sector in focus was handicrafts, jewellery, fashion accessories, home furnishings & garments.
The programme was supported by Federation of Rajasthan Exporters (FORE), Rajasthan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI), etc. The programme was attended by over 100MSMEs owners and had distinguished guest like Mr. Lekhraj Maheshwari, Chairman, Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts.  
The Chief Guest was in praise for the initiative and said “Excellent initiatives by Flipkart-FISME to ground connect with the MSMEs in Jaipur. This would immensely benefit the handicraft, jewellery, fashion accessories, home furnishing, and garments sector to connect to new customers across the country and boost the development of much needed MSMEs sector in Rajasthan”. Rajiv Arora, President, Federation of Rajasthan Exporters (FORE). Adding to it, the Secretary General of FISME Mr Anil Bhardwaj emphasised - The rapid migration of consumers to online make it critical for MSMEs to learn the power of new medium quickly and partner with a reliable and large platform. FISME’s tie-up with Flipkart is to ensure Indian MSMEs’ better access to online market.
In September 2014, similar initiatives would be seen in Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Meerut etc.