In a statement, the Future Retail firm said all its stores, along with all fbb ones, "will be enabled to allow customers to withdraw up to Rs 2,000 from their own bank accounts, using their debit/ATM cards".
It said the facility is now available at 258 Big Bazaar and fbb stores in over 115 cities and towns across the country.
State Bank of India has helped Big Bazaar activate this facility through the bank's Cash at POS machines. Customers can withdraw cash from their bank accounts of any scheduled bank in the country, the company said.
Big Bazaar is holding the world’s first 24 hours of Facebook Live Shopping Carnival. The sale will be live from 9AM on Friday, January 26 to 9AM Saturday, January 27. During the 24 hour Facebook Live, Big Bazaar will announce exclusive offers that are not promoted on any other platform.
Celebrating the 12th Anniversary of ‘Big Bazaar Sabse Saste Din’, Big Bazaar is all set to make this Sabse Saste 5 Din larger than life. Big Bazaar will organise one of the world’s first 24 hours of Facebook Live Shopping Carnival from 9am on Friday 26th January to 9am on Saturday 27th January 2018. Celebrating the Republic Day with full spirit, the 24 hour session will truly be a carnival with popular celebrities giving out offers on products across all categories.
Commenting on the 24 hour Facebook Live session, Pulkit Trivedi, Director, Facebook India said, “Facebook Live is an authentic, immersive tool that brands are increasingly using to connect and engage with their consumers real-time. We’re excited about the Big Bazaar’s “Sabse Sasta Din” campaign and its 24-hour Facebook Live that will help to amplify the scale of the campaign.”