Delhi International Airport launches e-shopping platform
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) on Tuesday said it has launched an airport e-shopping platform — www.shopflydel.in — to improve the experience of airport shopping among the domestic travellers.
According to DIAL, travellers will have access to over 20 categories of products through this online shopping portal, such as beauty, confectionery, fashion, souvenirs, and pens, sold across Terminal 3 and Terminal 1 domestic outlets.
“Shopflydel.in creates a niche market for Delhi Airport in the e-commerce space,” said DIAL CEO I. Prabhakara Rao.
“Today more than 70 per cent of passengers travelling through Delhi Airport use smart phones. We will soon add more travellers’ friendly features and value added services to this first-of-its kind interactive airport shopping portal for travellers,” he added.
The airport operator said travellers can book products upto 12 hours before their flight through this facility.
“With this unique facility in place, one can book product(s) of his choice from 30 days upto 12 hours before his flight in three simple steps – Click-Pick-Fly,” it said in a statement.
The airport operator has been actively promoting various digital initiatives at the Delhi Airport with an intention to leverage technology for passenger experience and operational efficiency, which include self check-in kiosks, self-bag drop facility, mobile app-flyDEL, flap gates and mobile data offloading facility.