Posts By MapmyIndia

The advantages of private mapping

At the recently concluded ESRI India User Conference 2015 event,  Mr Shishir Verma was featured by the Geo-Spatial Media. He spoke at length about the advantages of private mapping.

 

Rohan Verma discusses Flipkart’s strategic & minority stake in MapmyIndia

Executive Director of MapmyIndia, Rohan Verma, discusses Flipkart’s minority and strategic stake in MapmyIndia with Manvi Sinha Dhillon of NDTV Profit.

What this news means is that Flipkart has engaged with MapmyIndia in two ways. First off, their minority investment has led to a successful exit of MapmyIndia’s early venture capital investors. But secondly, Flipkart has also licensed MapmyIndia’s Advanced Maps, the largest and most accurate data set for India, to strengthen the supply chain and logistics areas of their business.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JR2MgsunVME

 

Media coverage of Flipkart’s strategic investment in MapmyIndia

Flipkart acquired a strategic minority stake in MapmyIndia. It has decided to leverage location intelligence to improve its business, especially for its supply chain and logistics, by licensing the most accurate map data for India. Here’s how it was covered by the media.

 

 

Flipkart licenses Map Data and acquires a strategic minority stake in MapmyIndia, and the world is abuzz.

"Flipkart Maps a New Route with 34% Pie in MapmyIndia", The Economic Times - December 4, 2015

“Flipkart Maps a New Route with 34% Pie in MapmyIndia”, The Economic Times – December 4, 2015

"Flipkart buys minority stake in MapmyIndia", The Times of India - December 4, 2015

“Flipkart buys minority stake in MapmyIndia”, The Times of India – December 4, 2015

"Flipkart buys stake in MapmyIndia", Hindustan Times - 4 December 2015

“Flipkart buys stake in MapmyIndia”, Hindustan Times – 4 December 2015

"Flipkart picks up stake in MapmyIndia", Mint - December 4, 2015

“Flipkart picks up stake in MapmyIndia”, Mint – December 4, 2015

"Flipkart Takes Stake in MapmyIndia", The Hindu Business Line - December 4, 2015

“Flipkart Takes Stake in MapmyIndia” The Hindu Business Line – December 4, 2015

MapmyIndia featured in Rising Stars BloombergTV India