Founded in Sep, 2015, mShipper has now been recognized as a Startup by Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion under Startup India Program. Based on a disruptive concept of crowd-sourced logistics, mShipper competes with @Shadowfax, @Opinio, @Quickli and @Gopigeon. Last month, FBStart Program accepted mShipper under its Bootcamp Acceleration Program which offers credits worth upto $40000 to be used on AWS, Facebook Advertising , DocStoc and other associated partners.
The Delhi-based startup was also recognized in IndianWeb2‘s list of 2015’s 10 Promising Delhi-Based Startups.
The startup states that it’s one of the largest communities of verified freelance commuters who are ready to carry other’s stuffs during their trips within city in India. Adding further, the company registered more than 10000 freelance Shippers in Delhi/NCR from Nov, 2015 to Dec, 2016.
The growing stats are self-explanatory hence mShipper was awarded with HOT 1OO: RACE TO GRACE 2017 Award. Winners of the HOT 1OO: RACE TO GRACE 2017 Awards were determined by public voting coupled with scores from an imminent pan-India jury panel. The panel comprised industry stalwarts—CIOs, Investors, Analysts, Commentators and Industry Leaders—who allocated scores and basis their expertise finalised the winners. Selection is made by evaluating the startup’s technological innovation, team strength, opportunity size, and product value proposition. The HOT 100 Awards are a celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit, and seek to recognise and reward India’s most dynamic enterprise-focused startup businesses. Having earned this validation and honour, startups have a platform through which they can introduce their company to the world.
mShipper works with SMEs , leading E-Com Marketplaces, online Pharmacies and retailers to deliver their orders within Delhi/NCR. It is currently doing 60% of its number of orders what it achieved last year.
Recently, Mr. Subinder Khurana , a Serial Entrepreneur, an IIT Delhi Alumni and Charter Member of TIE has shown his interest to serve the board as an advisor and the documents are supposed to be processed to ROC very soon.
So far the startup worked in the territory of Delhi/NCR, but now they are planning to start their operations in 5 more cities including Jaipur, Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata and Hyderabad. The technology is being enhanced and more security/verifications APIs are being implemented & integrated to minimize any risk for both, merchants and the freelance shippers.