Why Flipkart is forcing Sellers to buy their own branded packaging materials and that too from selected sellers???

Why Flipkart is forcing Sellers to buy their own branded packaging materials and that too from selected sellers???

Flipkart is now forcing its sellers to use on Flipkart Branded packaging materials, which has put more burden/cost on its sellers. In case of non-compliance, Flipkart will penalise the sellers by blocking their accounts or not delivering their orders. Below are the reasons flipkart gave for forcing their packaging materials: 1) Flipkart says that their packaging is green and Enviroment friendly. 2) Flipkart says that they make no profit in this as the sellers will deal with the packaging vendors directly. Sellers view point: 1) The packaging materials which sellers buy from other places is also Green and Environment friendly. 2) Flipkart sells the packaging materials at much higher price and they charge Shipping as well. It is easier and cheaper to buy good quality and...
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Flipkart blocked my account, saying packaging not upto Flipkart standard without any prior notice.

Flipkart blocked my account, saying packaging not upto Flipkart standard Packaging without any prior notice. What will a seller do in this kind of situation?? There was no prior email or any kind of communication. We have used all Good packaging but Flipkart says we didn't buy packaging materials from Flipkart and hence they blocked the account. Why flipkart didn't communicate to us and why they are forcing sellers to buy their packaging materials. All my packaging are green and we don't use plastics and we adhere to Maharashtra packaging norms as well. Amazon doesn't force to use their packaging, I think Flipkart is trying to make money by selling packaging materials now. We have invested lot of money in purchasing our inventory and if my account is blocked, how will I feed my family...
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