Catching the neighbourhood shuttle
A couple of early stage startups are trying to address the problem of neighbourhood shuttle or micro-mobility. This is beyond bike-taxi startups, or bike rentals. The idea here is that these startups will move a group of people together for 3-5 km at a cheaper rate than a cab or scooter.
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Now you can chat and consult with doctors on this app
The app has nearly half a million users, about 35,000 doctors and clinics in major cities, and four insurers.
Tenacity of Snapdeal founders makes them 'Comeback Kid' in ET Startup Awards 2019
The company has moved away from competing with Amazon and Flipkart and is focused on what it calls value-conscious customers.
Snapdeal bars 8,000 in 8 months over counterfeit products
The statement comes against the backdrop of the recent incident where a Congress leader in Rajasthan filed a complaint against Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal over allegedly receiving fake products.
Snapdeal delivers 'fake' products; company founders booked
He alleged that some months back Snapdeal did not deliver the wrist watch he ordered, while a message from the site claimed it had reached his home. However, he got a refund when he complained.
Snapdeal ramps up its legal department: Poaches from Johnson & Johnson and Flipkart
The SoftBank backed Snapdeal has hired Prankur Chaturvedi, legal counsel at Johnson & Johnson to head its contract and compliance department.
Oyo founder in talks to buy back $1.5 billion shares
The move, unprecedented among new-age Indian startups, will help Agarwal raise his stake to around 30%.
Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal’s silent takeover at Snapdeal
Things had started falling apart for Snapdeal after June 2016 with the exit of Nikesh Arora.
Rent It Bae buys fashion rental startup Flyrobe
The company hopes to cash in on the AI-enabled fashion rental store technology and virtual trial room launched this year by Rent It Bae and plans to integrate the virtual trial experience in all brand stores and Flyrobe’s apps by the next quarter.
Fair-weather friends: How Snapdeal founders found support during tough times
Through this personal experience, Kunal Bahl learnt a lesson for life: If you see someone in need, reach out.
Snapdeal founders share the story of its turnaround
Founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal put up a brave, even ambitious, front, announcing a new strategy.
Snapdeal turns cash-flow positive in June; to reinvest for growth
In an internal letter shared with employees and their families, founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal said the ecommerce firm had turned cash-flow positive in the month of June, becoming the only Indian ecommerce firms to achieve this.
Sellers move courts against Snapdeal for non-payment of dues
At least two sellers have dragged Snapdeal’s owner Jasper Infotech to courts for non-payment of dues. Snapdeal founders are also party in the case.
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