For companies, it's human capital that makes or breaks a deal
Firms that are looking to raise capital now choose funds based on the human capital they bring to the table.
Grofers converting grocery shops into its brand stores
This is Grofers’ second stint in brick-&-mortar format; in 2017, it opened tuck shops ...
South Korea’s Mirae leads $150m round in BigBasket
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Fabmart founders disrupting beverages market with milk or yoghurt-based drinks
AGAIN has partnered with Namdhari’s Fresh, Godrej Nature’s Basket and online grocer BigBasket, and it’s in the process of finalising more partnerships.
Grofers narrows loss to ₹258 crore in FY18
About two years ago, the company changed its business model to inventory-led from a hyperlocal delivery start-up.
E-tailers, startups plan to go big on hiring delivery staff
Swiggy, Grofers, MilkBasket and Shadowfax are doubling delivery teams this financial year, and biggies such as Amazon and BigBasket have equally aggressive plans.
Soon, BigBasket will deliver milk as well
BigBasket milk delivery service, BB Daily, will allow customers to order milk and other daily essentials items
With $1.85 billion, Bessemer is back on the big-deal hunt
The venture firm is ready to make bets across fintech, healthcare technology & SaaS with just-closed fund.
Employees want notice period cut to 1 month
Several banks and IT companies have notice periods of 2-3 months, says survey of 2,800 employees.
Average ecomm salary hikes set to go down in 2019
Compensation experts Aon, Willis Towers Watson and Mercer estimate average hikes at India’s ecommerce and startup companies in 2019 to be between 9.5 and 11.5%
With Alibaba on board, BigBasket to go offline
The Bengaluru-based company is looking to supplement its core online business with offline kiosks that will stock daily groceries, fast-moving consumer goods, fruits and vegetables.
Grofers sees 5x jump in sales, starts financial year in a good note
The firm claims to have started the new financial year on a positive note by clocking Rs 7.8 crore in sales on day one of the new financial year.
BigBasket wholesale generates Rs 1,176 cr turnover in FY'17
The company recently closed a $300-million round led by Alibaba and CEO Hari Menon expects to grow further with the infusion of capital.
BigBasket believes the early bird will take market home
CEO Hari Menon expects morning milk-delivery orders to account for 10% of firm’s revenue.
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