Paytm’s e-commerce platform Paytm Mall is hosting the Holi Special Maha Shopping festival from March 20. As its name suggests, the sale event commemorates the Holi festival in India that is set to take place on March 29. In a statement, Paytm says it has partnered with Axis Bank, ICICI Bank and Standard Chartered Bank to provide an extra 10 percent cashback to customers during this period on all debit, credit card, net banking and EMI transactions. During the nine-day sale event, the platform will offer up to 80 per cent discount, cashback, offers on all categories from over 15,000 plus brands such as Apple, Samsung, JBL, among others. Notably, the Paytm Holi Special Maha Shopping festival will also showcase products from traditional artisans, MSMEs, and Made in India brands. According to the company, several cottage emporiums, artisans, and women entrepreneurs will showcase unique products such as handmade jewellery, Benarasi & Kanjivaram sarees, hand-stitched Kurtas, ethnic wear from different states, as well as home & kitchen decor.
Speaking more about the development, Abhishek Rajan, COO at Paytm Mall, said that the company is aiming to make every festive sale better than the last one. “We have brought in thousands of top brands as well as sellers, artisans, MSMEs from across the country to offer the widest range of products that truly represent the vibrance of the festival of colours. We are showcasing handicrafts from all over India and empowering them with our technology, potent distribution network & reach to help them expand their business. Our best-in-class deals and discounts ensure that our users are not constrained by budget to celebrate and spread the festive cheer,” the executive added in the company statement.
During the Paytm Holi Special Maha Shopping festival, customers can check out the Vivo V20 that is retailing at Rs 23,740 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB model. The Samsung F41 with a 6,000mAh battery is available at Rs 16,799. Smartphones from Apple are also getting a temporary discount of up to Rs 3,000. The iPhone 11 is retailing at Rs 56,885 for the 128GB model. The 64GB model of the iPhone 11 is available at Rs 52,812. Select GoPro action cameras, and Bluetooth speakers are available with up to Rs 5,000 cashback offer. Customers can check out BoAt STONE 260 Bluetooth Portable Speaker at Rs 1,299. The JBL CLIP 3 Bluetooth Portable Speaker is retailing at Rs 2,650.