5 Successful Garage Start ups in India
Bangalore is known as Start-up capital for good reason. There are start-ups opening left, right and centre everywhere. Here are a few that are doing extremely well.
1. Construckt Start-up hostel:
Started by Shashikiran Rao and Karan Bahadur, Construkt hostel is a first-of- its-kind initiative offering convenient, community-curated, business-friendly hostel accommodation for the travelling startup and creative community where they could work and live out of.
Yakoooh is all about things in the Himalayas. As their tag line defines – ‘The Himalayan Stop’, it is the only website that focuses on providing a market platform to all business in the Himalayan region, no matter what product or service they cater to.
3. The Cupcakery:
How often have you found ready made eggless cakes that taste good? Not many, right? This start-up by a Sanjana Galada serves you the prettiest and yummiest cakes, cup-cakes and other baked products that are egg-less and gluten free. Easily customizable according to client’s requirements this venture operates from home.
Gifts are an integral part of everyone's life; they create memories, moments and stay with us forever. Tooney that has provided the concept of gifts a new perspective. A start-up by Priya Mardia, a Visual communication graduate, they provide an array of customized gifts that help you spread happiness. From customized chocolates, chocolate wrappers, flowers, bouquets, notebooks, t-shirts, phone covers to cards.Priya Mardia, a Visual communication graduate, they provide an array of customized gifts that help you spread happiness. From customized chocolates, chocolate wrappers, flowers, bouquets, notebooks, t-shirts, phone covers to cards.
5. Natural Mantra:
Based outside Mumbai, Natural Mantra is a e-commerce website that provides a wide array of natural, organic, handmade and earth-friendly products with an aim to make eco-conscious-living easy, accessible and affordable. Founded in 2011 by Nishant Nayak, this a one-stop shop for all the organic food products ranging from organic black tea to organic raw honey and organic basmati rice to organic olives. Besides, they have wellness and personal care products.
6. Healthy Buddha:
Anurag Dalmia and Gautham PB, decided to quit their jobs and founded Healthy Buddha in Bangalore in 2014. Their main aim is to provide people an easy access to high quality authentic organic food at an affordable price so that they can lead a healthy lifestyle. Healthy Buddha supplies farm fresh organic vegetables and non-perishables like pulses and lentils to customers' homes. Their products are sourced from organic farms near Bangalore, in and around Karnataka and Tamil Nadu including Chennai. Currently, they deliver only in Bangalore, on set days each week depending on where you live.