Sell Sarees On Flipkart
Flipkart Marketplace is the leading platform for selling saree online. By the end of this article, you will have all the information required to successfully sell sarees on Flipkart.
Selling on Flipkart.com is easy and absolutely free. All you need is to register, list your catalog and start selling your sarees.
Things you'll need to get register
- GSTIN/TIN Number
- PAN card
- Active Bank account
- KYC documents (Address Proof and cancelled cheque)
- Active phone number
Follow these simple steps to start selling on Flipkart
Step 1 : Open seller.flipkart.com to create a seller account
Step 2 : Enter your phone number then type the sent OTP
Step 3 : Enter your email address and password
Step 4 : Next add your product pickup address
Step 5 : Add in TAX details like PAN no. and GSTIN
Step 6 : Next add your Bank Account Details
Step 7 : Add Store Details and store description.
Step 8 : Now you can start Listing your saree,
Choose the product category to sell from existing options on Flipkart.
However if you are unable to find an existing category for
your saree you can also make a new list as well.
Step 9 : Click on ‘Add a Single Lisiting’ to add product lisiting
Step 10 : Now select Vertical as Clothing > Ethnic wear > Sari
Step 11 : Next add a brand name or type your own brand name
Step 12 : Next add your product information/description including price details
Finally, click on Send to QC to send your product for quality check.
A QC id would be issued on your dashboard to check your status on quality check.
Once done with quality check, your saree list would be approved to sell on Flipkart
Congratulations! You’re now a seller on Flipkart.
How to List your Sarees on Flipkart?
Listing a saree refers to filling out all the necessary information of your product. Adding images of your saree so that a customer can make an informed buying decision.
Flipkart gives you a step-by-step process of how to list your sarees on their website. Accordingly, you’ll be asked to include product details such as size, model, color, etc
How to create Saree Display Images?
Customers always choose to buy products that look the best and have the most accurate descriptions. Flipkart helps you attract customers with smart cataloging with its cataloging partners. They help in getting attractive images and clear description of your saree.
On the whole catalog partners develop high-quality photographs of your products and crisp product descriptions for your product catalog.
Therefore, a good catalog gives your customers a better understanding of your products and helps boost your sales. Similarly, TRI3D is one such cataloging partner. They provide high quality 3D photorealistic images for cataloging your product. Be it a fabric or garment, the software stitches it onto a 3D model that efficiently saves your hassle and money over expensive model photoshoot for your saree.
How to write a good product description to sell your sarees on Flipkart?
Most common product descriptions for a saree include
- saree style,
- fabric type,
- fabric care,
- Saree color,
- Saree pattern,
- length and weight of the saree,
- length of blouse piece
How to decide price to sell sarees on Flipkart?
You can decide your own price keeping in mind following additional fee Flipkart charges on your successful sale,
Settlement Account (Amount you get) = Order Item Value – Marketplace Fee – GST On Marketplace Fee (18% of Marketplace Fee)
Marketplace Fee = Commission Fee + Shipping Fee + Collection Fee + Fixed Fee
Account for the applicable Marketplace Fee and accordingly include a suitable margin to arrive at the Selling Price. Furthermore, for ease of calculation, you can use Flipkart’s Commission Calculator widget once onboarded.
You can head on to this link for more detailed pricing information.
How to deliver the saree on Flipkart?
Whenever a customer places an order, Flipkart sends you an email alert. Pack the order and keep it ready for dispatch within the time frame provided by you while uploading the saree. Subsequently, inform them through the seller portal to alert their logistics partner to pick up the product from you and deliver it to the customer.
However if you don’t have packaging material, Flipkart can connect with packaging material providers. They can get you good quality packaging material which impresses the customers and ensures that your products remain undamaged.
If you don’t want to pack either or don’t have space to store, Flipkart Fulfilment service(FFS) in fact offers you to store your sarees in their fulfilment centers where they take utmost care of your inventory. FFS also ensures faster delivery and quality checks by their experts along with delightful packaging all at a very low cost.
Benefits of selling sarees on Flipkart
– In case of lost/damaged goods and fraudulent customer claims, Flipkart has set up a Seller Protection Fund (SPF) to protect their sellers against fraud.
– Flipkart Growth Capital provides you access to capital at competitive rates with zero collateral and also quick turnaround time.
– Additionally, training webinars are also being conducted with subject experts from various domains. Resolve your doubts and get tips & tricks to improve your business.
Furthermore, for any information regarding selling products you can head on to Flipkart Seller Learning Center