Posted on 19-01-2021 by Admin
Reliance launched JioMart in 200 cities and towns simultaneously in May 2020 last year. After which the company also signed a deal with Whatsapp in April 2020. In April, Facebook bought a 9.9 per cent stake in Reliance s Jio for 5.7 billion dollars. At the same time, the company is preparing to add it to WhatsApp so that more people can connect with it and will be able to order goods without any hassle during chatting.
Orders made on WhatsApp will be the same as we order food on zomato or Swiggy. When you search for something on WhatsApp, you will be sent a list of products including price and variety information from different shops. You will be able to order by choosing one of them. The special thing will be that there will be no need to go out of WhatsApp for payment. Payments can be made through WhatsApp payment or live money.
The announcement of WhatsApp Payment and Jio working with grocery shoppers is beneficial. Today, Paytm and many banks have installed millions of POS payment machines at grocery stores. That means grocery shoppers are ready for online payment. Shoppers are already using WhatsApp for inventory and catalogs.
It has been informed in the report that JioMart is now preparing to reach every corner of the country, for this the company will work with Whatsapp. Rather Reliance and Whatsapp have also started working on this planning. It has also been said that this planning will start within the next 6 months. After which users will be able to order goods from there without leaving chat on Whatsapp.
The special thing is that users will not need to exit the app to order goods. This planning of the company can compete on shopping platforms like Amazon and Flipkart.