Furniture etailer Urban Ladder posts profits amidst layoffs, shift to omnichannel play

Shashank Didmishe

Sequoia Capital backed furniture etailer Urban Ladder reported a net profit of Rs 50 crore for the financial year ended March ....

21 November, 2019

Deal Roundup: Unicorn India exits Boxx.ai; Lokal, Urban Ladder draw investors in muted week for startup funding

Shashank Didmishe

The sea-saw with respect to funding activity in India’s technology startup market continued into November. The opening week ....

8 November, 2019
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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

TechThisWeek: Crisis at Infosys; SoftBank and WeWork; startup founder exits

Shweta Sharma & Payal Ganguly & Prajeet Nair

Bengaluru headquartered information technology firm Infosys in the spotlight this week when market regulators turned on the heat ....

26 October, 2019

Urban Ladder co-founder Rajiv Srivatsa steps down

Binu Paul

Rajiv Srivatsa, co-founder of omnichannel furniture retailer Urban Ladder, is quitting the firm at the end of this month. “I ....

21 October, 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
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Urban Ladder hands out pink slips amid efforts to turn profitable this year

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Omnichannel furniture retailer Urban Ladder Home Décor Solutions Pvt. Ltd has laid off around 60 employees as part of a ....

28 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 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
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Exclusive: Urban Ladder to raise venture debt from Trifecta Capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based omnichannel furniture venture Urban Ladder is set to raise $5.06 million (Rs 36.29 crore at current exchange rates) ....

21 September, 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

Exclusive: Existing investors give Urban Ladder a $12 mn lift

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bangalore-based online furniture store Urban Ladder has raised Rs 77.43 crore ($11.87 million) in a fresh round of funding from ....

1 March, 2018

Three senior execs step down from Urban Ladder

Binu Paul

Three senior employees have resigned from furniture e-tailer Urban Ladder since October last year, marking yet another episode ....

21 February, 2017

US-based home décor startup Houzz enters India, hires BabyOye's Nadkarni

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Palo Alto based online design and home décor startup Houzz Inc is all set to launch operations in India and has appointed ....

31 August, 2016

Trifecta Capital lends $3 mn venture debt to Urban Ladder

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bangalore-based Urban Ladder Home Decor Solutions Pvt. Ltd that operates furniture portal Urban Ladder has secured $3 million ....

24 August, 2016

Exclusive: EnCashea in talks to buy smaller rival RaddiMan; raises funding from Kunal Shah, others

Binu Paul

Bangalore-based scrap collection and recycling startup EnCashea has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from FreeCharge ....

23 August, 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

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

Urban Ladder names Sanjay Gupta as CMO

Arti Singh

Bangalore-based Urban Ladder Home Decor Solutions Pvt Ltd, which runs online furniture shop Urban Ladder, has named Sanjay Gupta ....

2 February, 2016

Junglee founders Anand Rajaraman & Venky Harinarayan invest in Urban Ladder

Binu Paul

Silicon Valley-based entrepreneurs Venky Harinarayan and Anand Rajaraman, who have sold a string of ventures to marquee global ....

28 April, 2015