Quality Council of India and Open Network for Digital Commerce Launch Digiready Certification Portal

  • Quality Council of India (QCI) and Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) launched the DigiReady Certification (DRC) portal to empower MSMEs and small retailers. 
  • The DRC portal assesses and certifies the digital readiness of MSME entities, enabling them to evaluate their readiness to sell on the ONDC platform. 
  • The portal facilitates a streamlined seller journey, ensuring seamless integration into existing digitized workflows. 
  • The certification process evaluates aspects of digital readiness, including documentation for online operations, software, and technology proficiency, integration with existing workflows, and efficient order and catalog management. 
  • The initiative aligns with the Prime Minister’s call to promote digital transactions and the objectives of the recently launched FIRST (Forum for Internet Retailers, Sellers, and Traders).
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