Former Snapdeal product head backs online funding platform LetsVenture

Anand_feFormer chief product officer at Snapdeal Anand Chandrasekaran has invested in Bangalore-based IndiePitch Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs online funding platform LetsVenture, according to a press statement. LetsVenture also allows startups to get their business plans reviewed by experts and helps them connect with mentors. The firm’s legal partner is Bangalore-based K Law, which helps […]

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Exclusive: Fashion app Fynd secures funding from Facebook’s Anand Chandrasekaran

Fynd-TCFashion portal Fynd, run by Shopsense Technologies Pvt Ltd, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Facebook executive Anand Chandrasekaran, two people familiar with the matter who did not wish to be identified told TechCircle.in. Rajiv Mehta, chief executive of Arvind SportsLifestyle and Ramakant Sharma, co-founder of Livspace, also participated in the round. Fynd, […]

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Fashion portal Fynd launches omni-channel in-store product ‘Fynd Store’

City-walk-by-shah-junaid-(5)Mumbai-based Shopsense Technologies Pvt Ltd, the company which operates fashion e-commerce platform Fynd, has announced the launch of an omni-channel in-store product ‘Fynd Store’, in its bid to connect online and offline retail seamlessly. Brands typically keep only about 40% of available stock in a normal sized store, but often lose 10-15% of the sale […]

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Ola Play to let users stream content from car’s console

ola-play_feAmidst a fierce battle with Uber for dominance in the Indian online cab hailing market, Ola said on Tuesday it would launch a connected car platform, Ola Play. Ola Play will use custom user preferences and ride information like time and destination to offer recommendations in the ride. It will also let customers tweak the […]

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Five Indian chatbots that are changing the game

chatChatting robots or chatbots are slowly but steadily entering our lives. From booking flights or bus tickets to getting the most appropriate insurance plan, chatbots are changing the game of getting things done by simply using a messaging app. A host of ventures are emerging to help make life easier for chatbot users. While chatbots […]

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Shopsense gets pre-Series A funding from Kae, Snapdeal founders

Interaction technology startup Shopsense Technologies Pvt Ltd, which recently launched a mobile app for location-based shopping, has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding from Kae Capital. Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal also participated in this round, Shopsense said in a press statement. The startup will use the money raised for Fynd, […]

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