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The next Infosys | Flipkart the frontrunner

Flipkart, which was mentioned by almost every person polled by MintAsia for this story, has more than 10 million registered users and ships 130,000 items a day.

business Updated: Jan 15, 2014 13:32 IST

In 2007, when two friends, Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, quit their jobs at Amazon.com Inc’s Chennai centre, their aim was to run a small online business, preferably from home. In November, this business, Flipkart.com, was valued at about Rs 9,900 crore, becoming India’s most valuable online retailer.

Flipkart, which was mentioned by almost every person polled by MintAsia for this story, has more than 10 million registered users and ships 130,000 items a day.

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