Google Pixel 2 XL Black & White Pre-Order Shipments Delayed in India, Flipkart Offers Compensation

HIGHLIGHTS Flipkart sent out an email to its customers confirming the delay The e-commerce company is giving Rs. 300 as compensation for delay Shipments of the Panda variant is apparently limited worldwide Just a day after Google formally began its sale of the Pixel 2 XL in India, the Black & White version of the smartphone is out of stock on Flipkart. The online marketplace is claiming an “unexpected delay” in receiving stocks for the Black & White version that sports a “Panda” or Black & White colour job. Customers who pre-ordered the handset are disappointed with…

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Flipkart Confirms Lay-Offs, Says It Will Ask Under-Performers To Go

HIGHLIGHTS India’s largest e-commerce firm announces lay offs No comment on how many people will be asked to go Asking under-performers to go is not uncommon: Flipkart Days after revealing that it’s buying fashion site Jabong for $70 million, Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce company, has announced lay-offs. Without commenting on how many people it will pink slip, a company statement said that it is asking under-performers to leave. “Employees who do not meet the performance bar…are encouraged to seek opportunities outside the company where their skills can be better utilized,”…

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