Walmart Vriddhi is a comprehensive growth and training program that helps you modernize and scale
your business for domestic and international markets. Designed for MSMEs, it leverages the
technological capabilities and pan-India reach of one of India’s leading digital commerce entities,
Flipkart and the global supply chain expertise and international best practice of Walmart.
Vriddhi offers tailored learning content, solutions, and experiences to help you adapt and equip your business for the post COVID-19 era.
Develop essential and advanced business skills via a customized learning platform, starting with strengthening general capabilities.
Connect with global best practices, local peer networks, and trusted business solution partners, receiving personalized advice from industry experts.
Grow through advanced coaching, with access to online and offline opportunities in domestic and international markets.
As you rise through these levels, you can see your business reach new heights - through expertise, networking and market access.
Vriddhi aims to unlock your entrepreneurial capacity so that you and other MSMEs can thrive in the domestic and global marketplace.
Comprehensive curriculum to enhance professional expertise, delivered at your own pace
Expert advice and guidance to improve revenue and profitability
Dedicated support to help unlock your business’ online potential
Opportunity to grow your business through online and offine channels, and export
Access to Walmart and Flipkart’s deep expertise, and opportunities to join B2B, B2C and export supply chains
Opportunity to engage with an extended network of peers and mentors in local communities
Vriddhi Cares is an initiative by Walmart Vriddhi to help MSMEs manage the health and business impact of COVID-19 through the right knowledge and resources.
Walmart Vriddhi has been committed to helping MSMEs grow their business. As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to deepen the plight of the MSME community, we have introduced Vriddhi Cares in partnership with CovidActionCollab. Through multiple initiatives like Health Advisories, Webinars, ‘Response to COVID-19’ Module, and more to come, our focus now is on helping MSMEs protect their families, workforce, and business.
WALMART VRIDDHI HELPLINE FOR COVID-19
In partnership with Swasti and CovidActionCollab
(Daily 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m IST)
(Available in English, Hindi, Kannada and Tamil)
Vriddhi Cares brings you a 12-hour daily helpline that can help your workforce access medical assistance through tele-consultation including COVID-19 home management guidance, counselling, and vaccination guidelines.
New realities require new knowledge and thinking. We have been conducting interactive webinars to disseminate information to MSMEs on topics of relevance to help them adapt to the new reality.
Medical Advisory for Factories
We gave an overview of the current COVID-19 scenario in the country and sharedinsights on workplace safety, vaccination, self-care and caregiving tips for those infected.
Dr. Angel Princy.D,
Program Manager, i4We
(Invest for Wellness) Factories, Swasti
Dr. Bhumika Nanda
Health Technical Lead,
Covid Action Collaborative
We discussed some of the best practices to maintain workforce safety and business guidelines for MSMEs to tackle the ongoing pandemic.
Consultant, Division of Occupational Health Services,
Department of Community Health,
St. John's Medical College
Overcoming Workforce Challenges
Given that establishing a performance-driven workforce is critical for a business to be consistently successful and thrive, we shared ideas on effective workforce strategies that may provide a firm foundation for MSMEs, helping them boost innovation, maximize productivity, and reduce expenses.
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Take Your Business Online
We discussed how MSMEs may build up their digital brand presence to expand their business online, now that it is the ideal moment to leverage the benefits of the internet and establish an online business that stands out from the crowd.
SME and Startup Business Head
Managing Supply Challenges
To assist MSMEs in adapting to supply chain disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we offered insights on themes like demand shocks, the lean thinking approach, forecasting, and quality assurance, all of which may assist MSMEs in remaining relevant in today's economic climate.
Principal Consultant and Coach
“Knowledge enhancement is crucial for modern entrepreneurs who wish to grow their business. Vriddhi is a comprehensive program that is easy to use and gives us exposure to global best practices, advice from leading industry experts and the opportunity to connect with fellow MSMEs. Walmart Vriddhi is a complete package to unlock growth of ambitious MSMEs like myself!”
Owner - Soumya International
“We deal in a unique product - Bedsheet Jerseys - which has immense demand in the international markets. I am happy to share that through Walmart Vriddhi we are able to gain knowledge about international standards, allowing us to get closer to our business goals. We get to learn so much in such a short time simply through our phone. Today, when entrepreneurs have no time to spare, this program allows us to gain better business skills at our own convenience and prepares us to grow our business.”
Owner - Ciel Home Decor
"Vriddhi is helping me have a bigger and wider outlook towards my business. This program helps small sellers like me to access new markets, improve our product quality, get feedback and thus maximise our reach, sales"
Owner, Sheen and Shine Solutions
THE BIGGER PICTURE
More than 60 million MSMEs make up the backbone of India’s economy, contributing to 30 percent of GDP and almost 50 percent of exports. MSMEs will play a critical role in building a resilient and a more diversified economy for India, also supporting its growth as a global manufacturing hub.