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101 Top Indian E-Commerce Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Indian based E-Commerce companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the E-Commerce industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Indian E-Commerce Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Grofers

Grofers

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Grofers is a low-price online supermarket that provides grocery delivery.

Paytm

Paytm

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Paytm is a payment gateway that provides payment services for customers and merchants.

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Delhivery

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Delhivery is a supply chain services company that provides transportation, warehousing, freight, and order fulfillment services.

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1mg

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1mg is an online pharmacy network platform and generic medicine engine.

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BigBasket

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BigBasket is an online food and grocery store that delivers personal and household needs right to the customer’s doorstep.

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GoMechanic

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GoMechanic provides an online car servicing platform intended to help people to schedule their car servicing online in a desired time.

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Licious

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Licious is an online meat and seafood ordering startup that follows an end-to-end business.

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CityMall

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CityMall is a social e-commerce platform that sells lifestyle and curated products via peer-to-peer referrals on WhatsApp.

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Instamojo

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Instamojo is an on-demand payments platform that enables entrepreneurs to build, manage, and grow their business online.

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Jumbotail

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Jumbotail is an operator of an online marketplace that simplifies food and grocery shopping.

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Dunzo

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Dunzo is a hyper-local delivery app that connects users to the nearest delivery partner.

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CARS24

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CARS24 offers a tech-enabled marketplace for buying and selling pre-owned cars.

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Flipkart

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Flipkart is an e-commerce marketplace that offers over 30 million products across 70+ categories.

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Snapdeal

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Snapdeal is India’s largest no-frills, value-focused marketplace offering products across 600+ categories from 500,000+ strong seller base.

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Xpressbees

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Xpressbees is an e-commerce logistics company that provides reliable logistics solutions to its partners.

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Infra.Market

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Infra.Market is an online procurement marketplace for every category of materials and products needed for building projects.

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CarDekho

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CarDekho is working to digitize the auto ecosystem in India.

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Mamaearth

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Mamaearth is an online retailer specializing in baby and toddler products.

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Porter

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Porter helps businesses optimize their last mile delivery operations.

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CredR

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CredR has been focused on formalising the unorganised and fragmented used two-wheeler market.

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ZoomCar

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ZoomCar is a self-drive-focused car rental company allowing individuals to rent vehicles by the hour, day, and week.

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Magicpin

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Magicpin is a platform where users and merchants in a locality discover, interact, and transact.

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10club

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10club acquires, operates and grows e-commerce first businesses

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CarTrade

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CarTrade.com is India’s leading online automotive market for buyers and sellers of new and used vehicles.

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Nykaa

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Nykaa is an online marketplace for different beauty and wellness products.

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Pepperfry

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Pepperfry is an online furniture marketplace that offers furniture, home decors, and more.

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Shadowfax

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Shadowfax is an on-demand logistics network that provides tech-enabled one stop delivery solutions.

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Shop101

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Leading the next wave of e-commerce by becoming the most trusted reselling partner to millions of Indians

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DeHaat

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DeHaat is an online marketplace for farm products and services.

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Spinny

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Spinny is a used car buying platform enabling trustworthy and hassle-free transactions.

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Livspace

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Livspace is an interior design startup that offers a platform that connects people to designers, services, and products.

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Rebel Foods

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Rebel Foods Services is a food delivery platform that provides delivery services at your doorstep.

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Milkbasket

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Milkbasket is a daily micro-delivery service, offering grocery and household needs for customers.

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Freshtohome

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Freshtohome is an e-commerce platform for fresh and chemical-free chicken, meat, and seafood.

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Infibeam

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Infibeam is an online destination and community that focuses on selling new and used automobiles, mobile devices, books and cameras.

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Purplle

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Purplle is an online store selling cosmetics, fragrances, skin, and hair care products.

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IndiaMART

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IndiaMART.com is an online B2B marketplace connecting buyers with suppliers.

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Nua

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Nua is an all-new feminine care experience.

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Wakefit

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Wakefit is a home solutions company that strives to create innovative products that are ergonomic, modern and affordable

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Urban Ladder

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Urban Ladder is a Bangalore-based online furniture company.

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Shiprocket

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Shiprocket is an e-commerce shipping platform that enables cost-effective shipping for direct-to-consumer retailers.

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Ecom Express

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Ecom Express is a logistics solutions company that allows for customization, scalability, and delivery service processing.

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Quikr

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Quikr is a free classifieds and online marketplace that helps users to sell, buy, rent, or discover anything across India.

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Swiggy

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Swiggy is an on-demand food delivery platform that brings food from neighborhood restaurants directly to customers’ doors.

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nearbuy

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NearBuy lets you discover the best things to do, buy and avail near you.

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Lenskart

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Lenskart is an India-based online shopping portal for eyewear.

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FabAlley

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FabAlley is an online fashion store that provides women’s fashion brand.

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Bombay Shaving Company

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Bombay Shaving Company is a consumer goods company that focuses on developing a range of shave care, beard care, and skincare products.

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Netmeds

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Welcome to India’s most convenient pharmacy!

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BookMyShow

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BookMyShow is an Indian online ticketing service for cinemas, theaters, and sports.

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Awign Enterprises

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Awign is a work fulfillment platform that specializes in the gig workforce and provides last-mile delivery services.

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GlowRoad

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GlowRoad is world’s largest reseller network of 200,000+ resellers selling across 1000+ cities and earning money online.

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RentoMojo

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RentoMojo is an online rental platform that provides furniture, appliances and electronics (mobiles, laptops) on a monthly rental basis.

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Drivezy

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Drivezy is India’s largest vehicle sharing platform which helps people turn their vehicles into earning members of their family.

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Zivame.com

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Zivame is an Indian online lingerie store that enables customers to browse items by category, brand, color and size.

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Simpl

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Simpl is a market leading Pay-Later platform in India

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BankBazaar.com

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BankBazaar.com is a neutral online marketplace that gives instant customized rate quotes on loans and insurance products.

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Box8

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BOX8 is an on-demand food delivery company serving meals in a convenient and easy-to-carry box.

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ShopX

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ShopX is a retail operating system that connects brands, retailers, and consumers.

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Droom

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Droom is a tech and data science-driven online automobile marketplace.

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ShopClues

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Shop Clues provides a platform to establish a connection between buyers and sellers in a managed environment.

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Avataar.Me

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Avataar.Me is a deep-tech provider of AR and VR services used to convert 2D design assets into 3D campaigns on social media.

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Fabhotels

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Fabhotels is the online aggregator for hotel rooms. It aims to provide standardized services at economical budgets.

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Cashkaro

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Cashkaro is a coupons and cashback site rewarding customers for visiting online retailers through their site.

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FreeCharge

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FreeCharge is a service that gives users coupons for charging their mobile plans.

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TABLT

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TABLT is an online pharmacy that delivers medicines & healthcare needs to semi-urban India.

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Healthkart

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HealthKart offers fitness products, services and community to help consumers achieve their fitness goals.

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LimeRoad

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A fun and exciting way to find gorgeous products, share and shop.

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SleepyCat

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SleepyCat is an online direct-to-consumer mattress and sleep-solutions startup.

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Cashify

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Cashify is an online marketplace for reselling used electronic gadgets.

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Unbxd

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Unbxd is an e-commerce product discovery platform that connects shoppers to the products they are most likely to buy.

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Paper Boat

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Paper Boat is an e-commerce platform that sells beverages which are based on scientific observation and analysis of nature.

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MedPlus

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MedPlus is a chain of pharmacies in South India.

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Meesho

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Meesho operates as an online reselling platform that enables anyone to start a business without investment.

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IDfy

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IDfy is a people information company helping companies combat fraud by providing services such as background verifications.

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Hopscotch

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Hopscotch provides an insider access to international brands for babies, kids, and moms.

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Udaan

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Udaan is a B2B trade platform that brings manufacturers, traders, retailers, and wholesalers into a single platform.

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DaMENSCH

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DaMENSCH is a designer and seller of men’s apparel.

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Chumbak

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Chumbak, a Bangalore, India-based gifting startup. Founded by Subhra Chadda, Chumbak sells designer t-shirts, tins, coffee mugs shot

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Paytm Mall

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Paytm Mall is an online and mobile marketplace and a subsidiary of One97 Communications’ Paytm brand.

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Bluestone.com

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Bluestone is an online retailer where users can purchase a variety of jewelry.

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Flatheads

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Flatheads is a lifestyle brand that designs and creates shoes from India for the world. Flatheads launched India’s first bamboo footwear.

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InstantPay

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Financial Services for Larger India

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Clovia

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Clovia is a lingerie brand that manufactures and sells fashion lingerie, innerwear, nightwear, and shapewear.

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Industrybuying

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India’s largest industrial ecommerce platform

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Wefast

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Wefast provides instant same-day delivery service for B2C, B2B segment of e-commerce as well as intended for classic industries.

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KrazyBee

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KrazyBee is an India-based e-commerce web app, enabling its users to order products from online retailers on different pay schemes.

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TVF

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TVF Play is a youth focussed premium content platform of India

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Myntra

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Myntra is an e-commerce platform for buying branded footwear, apparel, and accessories for men and women.

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Peel-Works

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Peel-Works is a tech and data analytics company specializing in e-commerce for corner stores.

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MCaffeine

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MCaffeine is a personal care brand that offers caffein-infused face, body, and hair care products.

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Vahdam Teas

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Vahdam Teas is a vertically integrated online tea brand from premium garden fresh tea leaves.

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POPxo

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POPxo is India’s online community for women that deals everything from fashion, beauty, lifestyle, work, and etc.

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TravelTriangle

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TravelTriangle enables travel enthusiasts to reserve a personalized holiday plan with a local travel agent.

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Melorra

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Melorra is an operator of an online jewelry store that is used to offer contemporary jewelry.

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Amazon Seller Services

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Amazon Seller Services operates a marketplace that helps sellers to sell their products online in India and internationally.

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Vulcan Express

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Vulcan Express is a logistics firm that offers end-to-end logistics and supply chain solutions.

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ZopNow

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ZopNow is a technology platform for online groceries that connects consumers from hypermarkets online.

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Evenflow

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Evenflow acquires and scales third-party brands that sell on e-commerce marketplaces.

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ToneTag

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Enabling Contactless Payment on any device

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ZOKO

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ZOKO connects business to Whatsapp and Facebook Messenger for sending notifications, marketing and conversational commerce.

Written by Mark Fitz

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