Flipkart Launched Furniture Protection Plan for Consumers

News Desk, News Nation 360 : Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace, announced the launch of ‘Complete Furniture Protection’ - an industry-first cover for accidental and stain damage on select furniture products on the platform such as office chairs, office tables and mattresses, among others. Flipkart has partnered with Cover Genius - a leading insuretech company to offer Complete Furniture Protection on its platform. The plan period lasts for one year for accidental stains & damage protection, with a three-year extended warranty.  Additionally, it can go up to a period of six years including manufacturer warranty. Dheeraj Aneja, Senior Vice President - Fintech and Payments Group at Flipkart, said that being a homegrown company, Flipkart’s aim has always been to be at the forefront of providing the best value-driven offerings to the customers. Their strategic partnership with Cover Genius will introduce affordable value-added services for furniture in the Indian market, making it a game-changer in the industry. They have seen the embedded protection offerings working well on their platform with the appliances and mobiles category. By introducing it for their furniture selection, they are confident that it will amplify the customer service standards in their marketplace. The plan starts from Rs. 199 and goes up to Rs. 1,999, with different slabs for each product and its pricing. Flipkart’s strategic partnership with the global firm aims to enhance the customer experience for the online furniture industry in India, by providing value-added services on these products.

Report : Anustup Kundu