By December this year, Flipkart plans to add services on its app that will allow users to book a cab, order food or plan their vacation, reports ET Tech. The company is currently in talk with food delivery, cab and travel aggregators for this. Flipkart's senior director of monetisation and new initiatives, Prakash Sikaria told the publication that they will be following the same model as WeChat. Note that Tencent Holding Limited, which developed WeChat, had participated in Flipkart's latest round of funding, in April this year, along with eBay and Microsoft. Like Justdial, which will be one of Flipkart's primary competitors in the services aggregation space, Flipkart has a deep pocket and can invest heavily to bring a mass of service providers onto its platform. However, Justdial Search Plus has the first-movers advantage, and the scale that comes with having…
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