Top 5 startups in India, which will make your life easier.
OLA is an Indian origin online transportation network company. It is a Bangalore based online cab aggregator. Ola Cabs was founded on 3 December 2010 by Bhavish Aggarwal and Ankit Bhati. As of April 2017, Ola was valued at $3 billion. Today, the company has expanded to a network of more than 600000 vehicles across 110 cities. Ola offers different levels of service, ranging from economic to luxury travel. The cabs are reserved through a mobile app and also through their website.
Bigbasket is an Indian online grocery and food products provider. It was founded in 2011 by Hari Menon, Abhinay Choudhari, V. S Sudhakar, Vipul Parekh, and V. S Ramesh. BigBasket.com helps you shop for food online which is delivered fast and fresher. You can have all of your food purchased and delivered to your doorstep. It sells fresh fruits and vegetables, meat and dairy, groceries, and personal care and household items via its website and mobile apps.
Freecharge is an E-commerce website that was founded in 2010 by Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon. It provides an online facility to recharge any prepaid mobile in India. Customers across the country use FreeCharge to make prepaid, postpaid, DTH, metro recharge, and utility bill payments for numerous service providers. Freecharge throws across a lot of deals like free discount coupons that you can redeem at restaurants, online, and retail chains. On 8 April 2015, Snapdeal acquired Freecharge.
Akosha was founded by Ankur Singla. Akosha helps Indian customers in resolving their problems with companies. It allows you to file a complaint against a business, product, or service. Its website helps you settle the matter instantly or proceed further towards legal proceedings at the district consumer forum. Akosha has processed more than 3 million consumer issues and worked with more than 200+ brands to help them improve their customer experience. Akosha has now pivoted to a messenger-based personal assistant platform called Helpchat. It is an app-only platform which is currently available on Android.
Swiggy is a food ordering and delivery company based out of Bangalore. It was founded by Rahul Jaimini, Sriharsha Majety, and Nandan Reddy in 2014. Swiggy was inspired by the thought of providing a complete food ordering and delivery solution from the best neighborhood restaurants to the urban foodie. Currently, Swiggy is operating in eight cities where it has more than 9000 restaurants on its platform.