Joybynature.com, an e-commerce marketplace for natural and organic products which is run by Pavitra Retail Pvt Ltd, has raised $1 million led by Mumbai Angels and Contrarian Vriddhi Fund in a pre-Series A round of funding. Other individual investors like  Abhimanyu Munjal (Hero Group), Vaaman Sehgal (Mothersons Sumi Group), Dhairya...
The Gurgaon based startup, OfBusiness which works on B2B (Business to Business) dealings instead to B2C (Business to Customer). In India B2B businesses are far away than B2C in online transactions. But OfBusiness managed to raise USD 5 million in first round of funding led by Matrix Partners India....
Funding story MakeMyTrip is one of the largest online travel agencies around, conducting thousands of transactions each day. The startup got a further boost when it announced the raising of investment worth USD 180 million from Ctrip.com International Ltd, a travel service provider based in China. The funding will be...
India had surpassed all expectations that are associated with a developing economy when it was renamed as the Land of Startups, by many experts from around the world. Each day some young team of entrepreneurs is raising funds either through private equity or seed funding from a hedge fund. But...
Taskbob, a Mumbai-based Home Services Startup, has tapped the developing market. It provides pre-screened servicemen across a range of home services like cleaning, handymen services and drivers, has recently added two more services-maids on demand and 'at-home salon services' under the brand-name Myrra. Earlier they did some flash-mob campaigns...
Amidst the various needs that a startup deals for its establishment, one of the major needs is of fundraising. Every startup needs some fund for managing all its operational activities, handling the inventory, paying the employees' salary, etc. But most of the time the major concern with which every...
The News- Founding Years Learning Solutions raised Rs. 107 Cr in Series B funding round. Round was led by Peepul Capital. Existing investors Kaizen Private Equity also participated which had also invested $6 million in 2013. What does investors say- "Klay Schools is well poised to ride the fast-growing demand for day-care...
The Funding News- Voonik Technologies owner and operator of fashion ecommerce platform Voonik raises Rs 133 crore.  Round led by the existing backer- Sequoia Capital. Seedfund being existing investor also participated in the round along with a bunch of new investors. The new investors are- Beenos(Japanese ecommerce operator), Beenext (Singapore-based...
Out of the many troubles that a startup has to face, the major one is to get a business loan. Most of the entrepreneurs who are just starting with the business idea always have a tough time to arrange the startup cost. Thus, a business loan is the final...
Funding story Personalized leisure discovery has become a booming market of late. Thus, it was no surprise when ticketing platform Explara, which also seeks to enable users to discover entertainment and leisure opportunities raised a significant amount of funding today. The amount raised is pegged at Rs 3.2 crore, and...