In Startup50 2016: In September 2015, when we featured Bira 91’s founder Ankur Jain, the article was headlined ‘Unapologetically Indian’. Jain founded BIRA 91 with a grand vision to be at the helm of a craft beer revolution in India. In spite of inventory related challenges, the Jury picked the company for building a strong brand […]
In Startup50 2016: For their ability to sustain momentum on their big, bold, hi-tech venture in the electric two wheeler segment. In October this year, Hero Motocorp, India’s largest two wheeler manufacturer announced an investment of Rs. 205 crore in the company. Founders: Tarun Mehta and Swapnil Jain Ather Energy was first noticed in Dec 2014, […]
In Startup50 2016: For its big, bold and hi-tech approach of creating the Android experience of the future. Founder: Sai Srinivas Kiran G Incorporated in July 2013, CREO, a Bengaluru-based consumer technology company, is on a mission to build software that empowers every device to deliver new experiences every month. It fulfils this by building […]
In Startup50 2016: For clocking a turnover of Rs. 47 crore in FY2016, and for cracking the code to build an FMCG brand in the health foods segment Founders: I.S.A.K.Nazar (In Pic), I.Syed Sajan The product mix Incorporated in April 2012, Southern Health Food Private Ltd is the manufacturer of Health food products in the […]
In Startup50 2016: For building a robust brand in the airline food segment, and for setting up a profitable business in a competitive segment, and most importantly, building a memorable brand. Founder: Radha Daga (In Pic), Vikas Daga Strong credentials If you’re a frequent traveller on Indigo, chances are you’ve come across this company’s products […]
This sachin tendulkar-funded company, partners with celebrities to create co-branded fashion brands. The portfolio of brands include wrogn, a premier fashion brand inspired by virat kohli, imara, a contemporary women’s ethnic fashion brand with shraddha kapoor and collectabillia, which e-tails rare sports merchandise.
Based in siliguri, this company has managed to create a tea brand that sells from india to 76 countries around the world. It has a catalogue of 200 varieties of tea, all sourced from india and nepal, and its credited with enhancing the lives of tea planters in the north east
A ‘doorstep gadget repair’ company generating rs. 12.5 Crore in revenue in fy15 and profitable. Partnerships to sell “service packages” with snapdeal, micromax and chroma.
For building a rural distribution business generating over rs. 19 Crore in annual revenue. Counts hcl founder ajai chaudhari and arun duggal as investors. Now diversifying into rural ecommerce through an “assisted sale” model of showing customers products before they buy.