Flashback 2016: Six startups that pivoted this year

Arti Singh

Some entrepreneurs get it right the first time and succeed, some just give up. And then there are some who don't get it right ....

28 December, 2016

Exclusive: Former ITC exec Pradeep Dhobale invests in home services startup Renowala

Disha Sharma

Hyderabad-based on-demand marketplace for home improvement services Renowala.com secured a second round of seed funding from ....

31 August, 2016

Exclusive: LocalOye rejigs business strategy; to focus on B2B customers

Nishant Sharma

Tiger Global and Lightspeed Venture Partners-backed local household and personal services marketplace LocalOye is recasting its ....

1 June, 2016

UrbanClap hires ex-Housing.com executive Amit Das

Binu Paul

Delhi-based UrbanClap Technologies India Pvt Ltd, which runs a mobile-only marketplace to find local service professionals under ....

9 May, 2016

Home services startups promise a better home

Nishant Sharma

It's 10 am when Mohammed Arif, a 30-year-old carpenter from Gurgaon, receives a text message on his mobile phone's app for a carpentry ....

17 February, 2016

LocalOye lays off 60 employees as it rejigs operations

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based Imma Web Pvt Ltd, which runs LocalOye, a mobile-only marketplace for local household and personal service providers, ....

17 November, 2015

Local services marketplace LocalOye raises $5M from Tiger Global, Lightspeed

Bhawna Gupta

Mumbai-based Imma Web Pvt Ltd, the company behind mobile-only marketplace for local household and personal service providers ....

14 April, 2015