Existing investors top up Urban Ladder coffers with $2 mn growth round

Shashank Didmishe

Urban Ladder Home Decor Solutions, which owns online furniture platform Urban Ladder, has raised $2.1 million in a growth round ....

6 November, 2019

Pepperfry opens warehouse in Bengaluru to boost delivery, presence in South India

Team TC

Furniture etailer Pepperfry has opened a warehouse in Bengaluru to improve delivery rates and expand presence in southern states. The ....

30 September, 2019

Machine learning, AR and VR have helped the co grow faster: Sanjay Netrabile, Pepperfry

Anirban Ghoshal

TrendSutra Platform Services is in the ecommerce business but the challenges it comes up against in the market are a bit different ....

7 August, 2019

What IKEA's bet on Livspace means for the startup, online home decor segment

Kavya Kothiyal & Payal Ganguly

IKEA is best known for its ready-to-assemble furniture. The Swedish retail giant’s do-it-yourself approach has made it a ....

28 May, 2019

Furniture giant IKEA bets on home décor startup Livspace

Kavya Kothiyal

Bengaluru-based online home décor startup Livspace has raised an undisclosed amount from Ingka Investments, the investment ....

20 May, 2019

Furniture e-tailer Pepperfry partners BankBazaar to offer loans at its offline showrooms

Kavya Kothiyal

Mumbai-based Trendsutra Platform Services Pvt. Ltd, which owns furniture e-tailer Pepperfry, said on Tuesday it has partnered ....

30 April, 2019

HomeLane raises $4.6-mn bridge round to add more experience centres

Binu Paul

Interior design solutions marketplace HomeLane has raised Rs 33 crore ($4.6 million at current exchange rates) in a bridge round ....

26 February, 2019

Livspace appoints former Flipkart exec as marketing head

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online home décor startup Livspace has appointed former Flipkart executive Kartikeya Bhandari as its chief marketing officer ....

7 February, 2019

Urban Ladder's revenues rise, losses narrow significantly amid offline expansion drive

Binu Paul

Omnichannel furniture retailer Urban Ladder has managed to post a healthy increase in its operating revenues while significantly ....

2 January, 2019

Pepperfry to now offer home interior design solutions on its platform

Payal Ganguly

Online furniture marketplace Pepperfry has launched its home interior design solution service in Mumbai, Bengaluru and Gurugram, ....

13 December, 2018

Pepperfry FY18 loss shrinks on higher revenue, lower costs

Anand J

Furniture e-tailer Pepperfry reported a narrower loss for the financial year 2017-18 as it increased its revenue 20% and cut costs. Pepperfry, ....

10 October, 2018

GrabOnRent seeks $10 mn for expanding to China, Middle East

Kavya Kothiyal

Product rental marketplace GrabOnRent has drawn up plans to foray into overseas markets such as China and the Middle East, two ....

31 August, 2018

Online furniture startup Woodenstreet secures Series A funding

Dearton Thomas Hector

Jaipur-based online furniture platform Woodenstreet has raised $1 million (around Rs 6.8 crore) in a Series A round of funding ....

19 July, 2018

Interior design solutions marketplace HomeLane raises $3.5 mn

Binu Paul

Six months after raising $10 million, interior design solutions marketplace HomeLane has struck a $3.5 million (Rs 24 crore) deal ....

14 June, 2018

IKEA prepares for India debut, with a little help from UrbanClap to ease DIY doubts


IKEA is set to open its first store in India next month, and the world’s biggest furniture retailer is localizing its offering ....

12 June, 2018

Strong core teams determine future course of startups: TechCircle Live

Binu Paul

Numerous factors can work against a startup in its early days, but a strong core team will see it through thick and thin, thus ....

3 May, 2018

Virtual reality will be focus of future acquisitions: Pepperfry's Ambareesh Murty

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Furniture e-tailer Pepperfry received a funding boost last week when its parent, TrendSutra Platform Services Pvt. Ltd, ....

12 March, 2018

Furniture e-tailer PepperFry bags $38 mn in fresh round of funding

Dearton Thomas Hector & Anand J

Mumbai-headquartered TrendSutra Platform Services Pvt. Ltd, which runs furniture e-tailer Pepperfry, said on Wednesday that it ....

7 March, 2018

Urban Ladder raises $15 mn from Kalaari, SAIF and others

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bangalore-based Urban Ladder Home Décor Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs online furniture store Urban Ladder, has raised close ....

17 February, 2017

Furniture e-tailer Pepperfry gets $31 mn from existing investors

Disha Sharma

Furniture e-tailer Pepperfry has raised Rs 210 crore ($31.3 million) from existing investors including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., ....

21 September, 2016

Rocket Internet, others invest in BedBathMore.com

Priya Prasad

Home décor portal BedBathMore.com, which is operated by  Mumbai-based Home Craft Online Pvt. Ltd, said it has raised an undisclosed ....

16 May, 2016