Parenting social network TinyStep secures fresh funds from Flipkart

Untitled-2Bangalore-based WeHive Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs parenting social network TinyStep, has raised Rs 13.6 crore ($2 million) in a fresh round of funding from its existing investor, e-commerce major Flipkart. The company said it will use the current funds to innovate on its product and expand its services. “We’ve grown as a product, as […]

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Exclusive: FirstCry in talks with parenting platform mycity4kids for buyout

Untitled-2Online baby care retailer FirstCry is in talks with parenting platform mycity4kids for an acquisition, a person close to the development told Techcircle.in. Pune-based Brainbees Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs FirstCry, is learnt to have completed several rounds of discussions with Delhi-based Just4kids Services Pvt. Ltd, which operates mycity4kids. Techcircle.in couldn’t ascertain the value of […]

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Parenting social discovery platform BabyChakra gets funding from RoundGlass

Sunny-Singh22BabyChakra, which connects parents to services and products for babies, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding in its Series A round from RoundGlass Partners, a Seattle-based investor. The capital will be used for product development, hiring and for creating localised content, the company said in a statement. BabyChakra is an online community that provides […]

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Parenting social discovery platform BabyChakra gets funding from RoundGlass

Sunny-Singh22BabyChakra, which connects parents to services and products for babies, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding in its Series A round from RoundGlass Partners, a Seattle-based investor. The capital will be used for product development, hiring and for creating localised content, the company said in a statement. BabyChakra is an online community that provides […]

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Exclusive: Parenting website Kidsstoppress raises angel funding

Mansi_1212Mumbai-based parenting and baby care startup Kidsstoppress.com has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from angel investors including Karan Bhagat, founder chief executive of IIFL Wealth. The company will use the capital to strengthen its technology infrastructure and team. It will also expand its services to more cities across the country, Mansi Zaveri, founder and […]

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Exclusive: Parenting social network TinyStep raises fresh funding from Flipkart

TinyStep2Bangalore-based WeHive Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs parenting social network TinyStep, has raised a fresh round of funding from one of its existing investors, a person privy to the development told VCCircle. The company, according to the person cited above, has raised funding from ecommerce major Flipkart. “Flipkart has put in Rs 10.6 crore ($1.58 […]

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App-based mothers’ network First Moms Club gets funding from Idea Wave Labs

Moms-club_feSingapore-headquartered technology startup incubator Idea Wave Labs has picked up a minority stake in Mumbai-based First Moms Club (FMC), an app-based network of mothers. Chris George, country representative for Idea Wave, said in a statement that the company will work with FMC founder Ruchita Dar Shah to grow the startup into the largest network of […]

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Freedom is what I seek

Freedom-collageBe the change that you wish to see in the world, said Mahatma Gandhi. And nobody epitomizes this better than India’s young and feisty startup entrepreneurs as they create new businesses, disrupt age-old sectors and change the way people eat, dress, work, shop, travel, relax and enjoy. As India gets set to celebrate its 70th […]

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Freedom is what I seek

Freedom-collageBe the change that you wish to see in the world, said Mahatma Gandhi. And nobody epitomizes this better than India’s young and feisty startup entrepreneurs as they create new businesses, disrupt age-old sectors and change the way people eat, dress, work, shop, travel, relax and enjoy. As India gets set to celebrate its 70th […]

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