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Women-focused media startup POPxo raises $2.7 mn from GREE Ventures, others

Thursday, March 16, 2017 | More »

Women-focused media startup POPxo raises $2.7 mn from GREE Ventures
POPxo.com, a digital publication targeted at young women, has raised $2.7 million in a Series B funding round led by Japanese venture capital firm GREE Ventures with participation from its existing investors Kalaari Capital and IDG Ventures India. The company will invest the fresh capital on product...

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Snapdeal sellers knock govt’s doors as e-tailer struggles

A group of sellers on online marketplace Snapdeal has approached commerce minister Nirmala Sitharaman to protect their interests as the company’s troubles mount. The All India Online Vendor Association (AIOVA), an industry group set up to safeguard sellers’ welfare, said in a letter to Sitharama...

24 February, 2017 | More »

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Paytm’s Sharma, Mahesh Murthy on cloud 9 as Musk hints at summer launch for Tesla

It was just a 23-character tweet. But it came from Elon Musk, the maverick founder of electric vehicles giant Tesla Motors. And it was enough to leave the poster boys of India’s startup community euphoric. In response to a question from an apparent Tesla fan, who asked, “eagerly waiting for ...

8 February, 2017 | More »

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Fashion marketplace Voonik in legal tussle with Surat-based vendors

In another clash between sellers and online marketplace operators, fashion e-tailer Voonik and a group of Surat-based garment sellers are engaged in a legal battle over non-payment of dues. A group of garment sellers had filed a first information report (FIR) against the fashion e-commerce firm on 7...

19 January, 2017 | More »

Himmat Singh Padode, chief data scientist, Voonik

Voonik appoints ex-Groupon executive as chief data scientist

Fashion marketplace Voonik has appointed ex-Groupon executive Himmat Singh Padode as its chief data scientist, the company said in a statement on Thursday. Padode was previously leading the data team of coupons firm Groupon, from its Silicon Valley headquarters. He has also worked with companies suc...

12 January, 2017 | More »

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FabAlley.com raises $2 mn Series A funding

High Street Essentials Pvt Ltd, the company that owns and operates FabAlley.com, an online fashion brand exclusively for women, has raised $2 million (Rs 13.42 crore) in Series A round of funding led by India Quotient. FAO Ventures, Indian Angel Network (IAN) and a group of angel investors including...

13 October, 2016 | More »

Sujayath Ali, Founder & CEO, Voonik

Voonik hungry for more buys, to control marketing costs: CEO Sujayath Ali

Fashion marketplace Voonik’s appetite for acquiring tech startups that can help expand its business remains strong with the company looking to strike more deals after taking over six firms over the past year. Bengaluru-based Voonik Technologies Pvt. Ltd will also keep its marketing spends under co...

16 September, 2016 | More »

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​Exclusive: Women’s apparel e-tailer eShakti raises fresh funding

Chennai-based eShakti Pvt. Ltd, operator of an online women’s apparel retailer, has raised fresh funding from two investors, a person familiar with the development told VCCircle. eShakti, which targets the US and Canda and operates an Indian e-commerce unit under Zapelle, raised Rs 9 crore ($1...

6 September, 2016 | More »

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Fashion marketplace Zilingo raises Series A funding from Venturra, Sequoia, others

Bangkok-based Zilingo Pte Ltd, which runs a shopping app for small sellers who do not have an online presence, has raised $8 million in Series A funding from Venturra Capital, Sequoia India and Susquehanna International Group, it said in a statement. Others who participated in the round include Wave...

6 September, 2016 | More »

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Voonik acquires styling and personalisation app Dekkoh

Fashion etailer Voonik has acquired styling and personalisation app Dekkoh, it said in a statement. This is the firm’s sixth acquisition in the past one year. Dekkoh is a fashion discovery platform that allows users to chat with a personal stylist to buy clothing and accessories. The company, run ...

2 September, 2016 | More »

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