Kudumbashree Bazaar, the E-commerce portal to sell out the Kudumbashree products was launched by Dr. K.T Jaleel, Minister, Local Self Government Department, Government of Kerala at Kanakakkunnu Palace, Thiruvananthapuram on 21 February 2018. The credibility of the products produced by the micro entrepreneurs of Kudumbashree Mission is the success of Kudumbashree Bazaar. Minister said.
In the first phase, different products of 250 micro entrepreneurs are ready for sale. Quality products from Kudumbashree need to be timely delivered to the customers all over the world and thereby the acceptance for the Kudumbashree products could be increased. No compromise should be done regarding the quality of the products. The acceptance for Kudumbashree products is achieved by maintaining the quality. If we succeed to gain that acceptance globally, more micro entrepreneurs would be therefore be able to enter into this sector. By launching Kudumbashree super markets, the marketing network would be more strengthened. He added.
Kudumbashree has got a strong system for marketing by launching Kudumbashree E-commerce portal, said Shri. K. Muraleedharan, MLA who presided over the function. By launching the website the marketing of Kudumbashree products had attained a better level and its planned to start warehouses in all districts to store the products for sale in the second phase. Shri. S. Harikishore, Executive Director, Kudumbashree Mission said.
The contract signed between Indian Postal Service and Kudumbashree Mission regarding the delivery of the Kudumbashree products was exchanged by Shri. S. Harikishore, Executive Director, Kudumbashree Mission and Shri. M. Mohandas, Senior Superintendent, Thiruvananthapuram Post office North Division Zonal Office. The contract signed regarding the extension of technical support for launching Kudumbashree Community Radio Service was exchanged between Shri. S. Harikishore, Executive Director, Kudumbashree Mission and Smt. Usha Mangalangy, Assistant General Manager, Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Limited. Training was given to the micro entrepreneurs regarding the packing of products and website. The training of Postal department was also conducted for the micro entrepreneurs.
Minister felicitated Shri. Hari Shambhu Dev, CEO, Street Bell Pvt Ltd and Smt. Arunima, Manager, Operations, who offered the technical support for Kudumbashreebazaar.com. Minister gave away the trophy and Visa to the DDUGKY students. Shri.Prathin C.T, Shri. K. Appu and Vishnu.P, who got international placement at Mac Donalds, Abu Dhabi through Edu jobs consultancy, Vadakara, Kozhikode.
Shri. Mohandas IPS, Shri Pramod K.V, Programme Officer, Kudumbashree Mission, Smt. Niranjana .N.S, Programme Officer, Kudumbashree Mission and Shri. Ajith Chacko, Chief Operating Officer, NRLM also attended the function.