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Flipkart eyes alcohol delivery with HipBar

Business Today | 14/08/2020 09:25 PM | Click to read full article

Flipkart has partnered with a startup backed by spirits giant Diageo to deliver alcohol in two Indian cities. Flipkart and Amazon's interest in delivering alcohol in India marks a bold move to make inroads into an alcohol market that is worth $27.2 billion.

The local governments of eastern West Bengal and Odisha states have said that Flipkart can be associated as a technology service provider of Diageo-backed HipBar, an Indian alcohol home delivery mobile application.