Kavithalayaa Productions forays into Digital Content Business

Founded by the legendary Film Director and Dadasaheb Phalke Awardee, K. Balachander, 37-year old Kavithalayaa is a name to reckon with in the field of cinema and television. Not only has it produced more than 58 films across various genres and 3000+ hours of television content, it has also introduced superstars like Rajinikanth and KamalHaasan… Read more »

Multiple faces of the Medimix Man

A V Anoop needs no introduction. He’s the man who’s been with the Medimix brand for the last 35 years and has established its growth journey by ensuring the brand retains what it stands for : trust and quality. He has another side to him, the side where he puts on a mask and dons… Read more »

How Sucharita Mukherjee set up Kaleidofin

Former CEO of IFMR Holdings, Mukherjee, felt a deep desire to make an impact on the lives of  underserved customers. She designed Kaleidofin’s financial products keeping in mind the background, risk profile and behaviours of this customer segment, customizing financial solutions to meet their specific needs.

Entrepreneur Journey: Manna Foods

I.S.A.K. Nazar, its founder, was focused on consolidating the company’s activities in FY17 by creating proper systems and addressing distribution challenges. This year, the company aims to hit revenues of Rs. 140 crore, on the back of a strong product mix (pickles, dry fruits, smart kitchen range and baby foods) and renewed brand positioning. With… Read more »

The growth journey of Paper Boat Beverages

Hector Beverages started up with the vision of selling functional energy drinks for the Indian audience. Quickly, it pivoted to launch Indian beverages like aam pana and panakam. Now, the company is gearing up for its next transformation and expanding its product mix to include snacks like chikki, 500 ml and 1L packs of its… Read more »

Why NeoGrowth’s Khaitan is paying attention to unit economics

Omidyar Network, IIFL Seed Ventures, Khosla Ventures and Aspada Investment Company funded NeoGrowth facilitates digital lending to consumer facing small businesses and aims to build a sustainable competitive advantage around achieving scale, favourable unit economics and superior customer experience.

PineLabs: Bringing simplicity into PoS Systems

Pine Labs provides retail PoS solutions which simplify payment acceptance (for merchants), while also offering a host of features to benefit the issuer, merchant, brand and customers.

Why Is AD Singh Dabbling in the Affordable Dining Space?

Restaurateur and MD of Olive Bar & Kitchen, AD Singh, believes India is now seeing a casual, affordable dining wave and he wants to capitalise on this by offering quality service at an average price for two ranging from Rs. 600 to Rs. 1,000 (including alcohol). To implement this well, Singh is nurturing chef-entrepreneurs and… Read more »

Metropolis 2.0

In 15 years, Ameera Shah transformed Metropolis Healthcare from a single lab in Mumbai to a chain of 135 laboratories raking in revenues of Rs. 650 crores in FY 2015. She’s now gearing up for the next phase of growth, one in which she wants to create a formidable diagnostics brand in two geographies – India and Africa. Her master goal: reach a valuation of Rs. 12,000 crores by 2020.

Where every voice is heard

Backed by IDG Ventures, Kris Gopalakrishnan and other investors, Uniphore is building unique voice-based analytics and biometric solutions aimed at helping brands serve non-English speaking consumers better.