Hotline: 1800 102 2007
X
Search Business Opportunities
Aug, 13 2018

Amazon inks MoU with UP govt to boost MSME entrepreneurs

Under the programme, a wide range of benefits will be offered to 300 MSME sellers registered under UP government's ODOP scheme.

 

E-commerce major Amazon India has signed an MoU with the Uttar Pradesh government to support MSME entrepreneurs across nine districts as a part of the state's One District One Product (ODOP) scheme.

Amazon India through its Kala Haat programme will help traditional industries, synonymous with respective districts of the state, leverage e-commerce to scale and access the Indian market, the company said in a press release here.

Under the programme, a wide range of benefits will be offered to 300 MSME sellers registered under UP government's ODOP scheme.

The Memorandum of Understanding was signed at the ODOP Summit here in the presence of President Ram Nath Kovind.

Amazon will provide these entrepreneurs training, account management guidance, marketing tools and world-class infrastructure of storage and delivery network to aid their progress through online selling.

From Banarasi silk saris to carpets from Bhadohi and Lucknawi Chikankari to leather goods from Kanpur, and leather footwear from Agra and locks from Aligarh and brassware from Moradabad, all these items will get access to a much broader customer base through the Amazon.in marketplace.

Sports goods from Meerut and wooden products from Saharanpur will also be available for online buyers, the release said. Through its Kala Haat Programme Amazon.in has been introducing lakhs of weavers, artisans and crafts people across various clusters in India to digital commerce, Director & GM, Seller Services, Amazon India Gopal Pillai said.

Comment
image
Related opportunities
  • Quick Service Restaurants
    About Us: The Brew Kitchen is a combination of the best..
    Locations looking for expansion Delhi
    Establishment year 2008
    Franchising Launch Date 2008
    Investment size Rs. 20lac - 30lac
    Space required 300
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater New delhi Delhi
  • Other Vocational Training
    Started in 2006, Indian Institute of Computer Science (IICS) is..
    Locations looking for expansion Haryana
    Establishment year 2006
    Franchising Launch Date 2018
    Investment size Rs. 30lac - 50lac
    Space required 2000
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater Faridabad Haryana
  • About Us: Credence International Schools is a K-12 Venture of Credence..
    Locations looking for expansion Maharashtra
    Establishment year 2012
    Franchising Launch Date 2014
    Investment size Rs. 2 Cr. - 5 Cr
    Space required 20000
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater Mumbai Maharashtra
  •  About Us : Advait Tea & Agro Product Pvt. Ltd. (Awwal..
    Locations looking for expansion WEST BENGAL
    Establishment year 2012
    Franchising Launch Date 2012
    Investment size Rs. 50 K - 2lac
    Space required -NA-
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater SILIGURI WEST BENGAL
Insta-Subscribe to
Entrepreneur
Magazine
For hassle free instant subscription, just give your number and email id and our customer care agent will get in touch with you
OR Click here to Subscribe Online
Daily Updates
Submit your email address to receive the latest updates on news & host of opportunities