Deal Roundup: Lenskart, Wow! Momo shine in a lacklustre week for startup funding

Shashank Didmishe

Fund raising activity remained tepid in the week ended September 20 with 23 technology startups garnering around $135 million ....

20 September, 2019

Kedaara Capital invests $55 mn in omnichannel eyewear retailer Lenskart

Binu Paul

Private equity firm Kedaara Capital has invested $55 million in omnichannel eyewear retailer Lenskart Solutions. The investment ....

16 September, 2019

Deal Roundup: Mahindra drives into the ride hailing market; startup funding slumps again to $106.3 mn

Team TC

Two outsized Series A stage deals -- 75F and Atomberg Technologies -- were among the 13-odd early stage technology deals that ....

6 September, 2019

Kedaara Capital bets on Lenskart; partial exits for PremjiInvest, Chiratae: Report

Team TC

Delhi headquartered omnichannel eyewear retailer Lenskart Solutions (earlier known as Valyoo Technologies) may be headed into ....

3 September, 2019

SoftBank plans $550 mn investment in Lenskart, DailyHunt; Alibaba halts further investments in India

Team TC

Japan-based SoftBank is likely to invest $400 million in the eye-wear retailer Lenskart and $150 million in Dailyhunt. Jack Ma-owned ....

26 August, 2019

PhonePe seeks $1 bn from Tencent, Tiger Global; Lenskart may enter unicorn club: Reports

Binu Paul

PhonePe, the digital payments arm of Walmart-owned e-commerce giant Flipkart, is in discussions with leading global investors ....

27 May, 2019

Lenskart accelerates revenue growth to five-year high in FY18

Dearton Thomas Hector

Eyewear etailer Lenskart Solutions Pvt. Ltd grew its revenues 84% to Rs 292.3 crore for the financial year ended 31 March 2018, ....

7 December, 2018

Lenskart founders pare stake, raise $3.5 mn from Unilazer Ventures

Varun Arora

Media entrepreneur-turned-investor Ronnie Screwvala's Unilazer Ventures has invested Rs 24 crore ($3.5 million) in eyewear retailer ....

9 January, 2017

Lenskart losses widen in FY16, revenue jumps

Arti Singh

Lenskart Solutions Pvt. Ltd net loss for the financial year ended March 2016 widened to Rs 113 crore as the eyewear retailer spent ....

4 January, 2017

Logistics startup Locus raises $2.75M in Series A funding from Exfinity, Blume and others

Arti Singh

Logistics management platform Locus, run by Mara Labs Inc, has raised $2.75 million (around Rs 18.3 crore) in Series A funding ....

9 May, 2016

Lenskart raises $60 mn from IFC, Ratan Tata and others

Disha Sharma

Eyewear e-tailer Lenskart Solutions Pvt. Ltd said on Wednesday it has raised Rs 400 crore ($60 million) in its Series D round ....

4 May, 2016

LensKart sells 1,000 spectacles a day compared with 20 a day two years ago: Peyush Bansal of Valyoo Technologies


Valyoo Technologies has built a string of vertical e-commerce portals focusing on particular product lines. Currently, the company ....

20 March, 2014

13 potential e-commerce M&As to watch out for in India in 2013

Sonam Gulati

In 2012, we had seen the beginning of some serious consolidation in the Indian e-commerce space – a segment which has been ....

16 January, 2013

Valyoo Technologies revamps all portals to enable single cart shopping

Sonam Gulati

One-and-a-half-year-old Valyoo Technologies, which runs e-commerce portals in four verticals lenskart, watchkart, jewelskartand ....

17 September, 2012

Valyoo skips plans for more vertical e-com properties; LensKart, WatchKart, BagsKart & JewelsKart together shipping 1,000 orders a day

Nandana Das

One-and-half-year old  Valyoo Technologies Pvt Ltd, which runs a string of vertical e-commerce sites LensKart (eyeglasses), WatchKart ....

7 September, 2012

After Lenskart, Watchkart & Bagskart, Valyoo Technologies' Goes Live

Nandana Das

Three-year-old start-up Valyoo Technologies Pvt Ltd, which launched a string of e-commerce sites catering to separate verticals ....

16 February, 2012

Valyoo Technologies Not Stopping At Lenskart, Watchkart & Bagskart; Eyes New E-com Verticals

Nandana Das

Three-year-old start-up Valyoo Technologies Pvt Ltd, which launched a string of e-commerce sites catering to separate verticals ....

13 January, 2012