eBay launched a new “destination page” catering to those shopping for the Indian holiday Diwali. The inventory showcased on the eBay.com Diwali store is “being surfaced” from India in partnership with India-based Flipkart following the recent strategic agreement between the two marketplaces.
Press release follows:
Looking for some diyas or rangoli to decorate your house for Diwali? Or maybe you are searching for the perfect gifts for your friends and loved ones, whether it’s sweets, or lanterns, or even a new iPhone. Now you can go to eBay.com to shop specially curated Diwali gifts, clothing, accessories, and decorations as you gear up for this year’s celebrations.
To help you celebrate, we’re bringing you millions of new, one-of-a kind items on our newly created Diwali destination page. Ahead of ‘the festival of lights’ next month, shoppers can choose from a great selection of one-of-a-kind inventory direct from India, most of which will have expedited shipping for U.S. customers.
We’re delighted to help make Diwali shopping easier for our customers outside of India and bring you a range of traditional and non-traditional items, including idols, designer diyas and lamps, candles, rangoli, puja thalis, sweets, chocolates, bullion, electronics, jewelry and watches. We’ll even feature special deals on items that are sure to arrive in time for your Diwali celebrations. To make shopping easier, you can also buy special eBay digital gift cards for Diwali with values ranging from $25 to $200.
The special Diwali page makes it easy for shoppers to browse and buy celebration items, at various price points, from one dedicated destination. And the inventory showcased on this page is being surfaced to you from India in partnership with Flipkart, following our recent strategic agreement with India’s leading online marketplace.
Shop this unique selection of items on eBay’s Diwali destination page now through October 18.
SOURCE: eBay Announcement