Posts Tagged ‘ FirstCry ’
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Chinese e-commerce major Alibaba Group is in talks with two Indian e-commerce logistics firms, Delhivery and Xpressbees, for potential investments to build a strong logistics infrastructure before launching its horizontal marketplace platform in the country. Citing two unnamed people aware of the de...
FirstCry.com is a leading hybrid online-offline baby & kids retailer in India. Run by Pune-based BrainBees Solutions Pvt Ltd, FirstCry recently netted $15 million in its third institutional funding round led by Vertex Venture Holdings, the VC arm of Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund Temasek. T...
6 August, 2014 |
Pune-based BrainBees Solutions Pvt Ltd, the startup behind Firstcry.com, which offers baby and kids’ products, has secured $15 million (Rs 93 crore) in its third institutional funding round led by Vertex Venture Holdings, a venture investment arm of Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund Temasek. It...
13 January, 2014 |
BrainBees Solutions Pvt Ltd, the startup that runs FirstCry.com (which offers baby and kids’ products) and GoodLife.com (which focuses on home, health and personal care items), has quietly started subscription services for both its sites. To start with, the company is offering subscriptions on cat...
5 August, 2013 |
Baby care products is one e-com category in India where the vertical players have managed to stand on their own and Firstcry.com seems to be breaking out of the pack. Founded by Supam Maheshwari in 2010, Brainbees Solutions, which runs Firstcry.com besides family wellness focused site Goodlife.com, ...
9 April, 2013 |
Yet another player seems to have joined the list of e-commerce startups shutting shop. This time, it is babycare products e-tailer A2zbaby.com, a brand owned and operated by Mumbai-based Claymould Interactive Pvt Ltd. The site is not operational at present and during the weekend, a message posted ...
19 November, 2012 |
Baby care is one of the vertical e-commerce segments which saw at least half a dozen players enter the business. But two years down the line, FirstCry.com seems to be breaking out of the pack in terms of search volume and number of visitors. At least, Google Trends says so (see table below), althoug...
16 November, 2012 |
E-commerce startup Unamia, which deals in kidswear, has announced the closing of its $1.2 million seed round, raised from AngelPrime and Blume Ventures. Techcircle.in first reported in May that AngelPrime put in an undisclosed amount into the company in the first tranche of funding. Unamia has now c...
17 October, 2012 |
India’s largest e-com venture Flipkart.com has recently added a toy section to its product portfolio. The development comes after the company launched lifestyle-related product verticals like health & beauty, watches, and belts, bags & luggage only a few weeks ago. Flipkart had launched it...
19 June, 2012 |
Ecommerce startup Unamia , which deals with kidswear, has raised undisclosed amount in angel funding from AngelPrime. Although the quantum of funding could not be immediately ascertained, given the investment strategy of AngelPrime, it should be in the range of Rs 1-4 crore. Bangalore-based Unamia,...
31 May, 2012 |