Walmart to buy controlling stake in Flipkart for $16 billion. (Source: BloombergQuint)

E-Commerce Deal Or Celebrity Wedding? Twitter Has Fun With Flipkart-Walmart Tie Up

In its biggest ever deal, Walmart Inc. will acquire a majority controlling stake in India’s largest online retailer Flipkart Ltd.

The announcement of the much-anticipated deal brought with it some fun tweets and memes as Twitterati compared the deal with this year’s celebrity weddings, voted for a new name for Flipkart and had some words of advice for Walmart.

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Some Word Play

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All’s Well That Ends Well

E-Commerce Deal Or Celebrity Wedding?

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Bye Bye Sachin Bansal

On A Serious Note...