- The company is planning to introduce new tablets in India
- It’s association with Flipkart also involves new product development
Alcatel announced that it recorded the second highest shipments of large screen 10-inch tablets in India during FY 2018. Citing IDC as a source, the company said that it successfully grabbed the second spot in large screen tables shipments in the country. It is to be noted here that Alcatel retail its tablets through Flipkart’s e-commerce portal here.
Speaking on the occasion, Bharadwaj Pudipeddi, regional director, India, TCT Mobile International Limited, said, “We are extremely thankful to all our Alcatel Fans for their amazing support, and we will continue to work hard and offer great products that offer a great experience.”
The company is currently retaiing its 10-inch Alcatel A3 10 at starting prices of Rs 9,999 in the country. It offers A3 10 Tablets in various configurations.
Association with Flipkart
Apart from selling devices, Alcatel’s association with Flipkart also focuses on new product development, knowledge sharing, marketing and distribution of large-screen devices. Alcatel is soon going to launch its new range of Alcatel 3T tablets with features like inbuilt Google assistant feature.
Talking about company’s association with Flipkart Bharadwaj added, “We are honoured to be in association with one of India’s largest online retailers, Flipkart. Flipkart has always supported us in all our endeavors and has made our products accessible and successful in India through its wide distribution networks. Flipkart is the backbone in our successful journey in India.”
Talking about the association with Alcatel tablets, Adarsh Menon, VP, Electronics, Private Labels & Furniture at Flipkart said, “Alcatel tablets are popular among Flipkart customers and the past year has witnessed good sales for the brand. Their innovative products combined with our wide reach across the country makes ours an ideal partnership. We look forward to increasing the portfolio of Alcatel products on Flipkart, while ensuring we bring the best offering to our customers.”
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