TheIndiaMarket is a platform to deliver India’s first offline mobile kirana shop(apps)which can be used with or without internet connection and best part is, it will provide you location and time specific deals.
What Company Is Offering:
TheIndiaMarket is a market place for location and Time specific deals, daily essentials using internet, mobile, intranet, QR codes and offline call centre platforms.
How It Works:
Your location and the Time of the day will determine the deals that are displayed. For example Vijay is a resident of Jayanagar area in Bangalore and he logs on to TheIndiaMarket at 4PM IST then he will see deals suited the evening around Jayanagar say a discount at a Pub at Jayanagar 4th Block.
Vijay does not have to limit himself to the Pub deal mentioned above, he will have the option to choose from different categories.
Best part is :
THEINDIAMARKET offers 3 sets of deals depending on the Time of the day: Good Morning deals (Till 11AM), mid day deals (Till 3 PM) and Good evening deals.
Unlike other similar platforms its deals are authenticated as they provide 6 real photographs of the business and they sign a contract with the business owner so that the deals offered can never be rejected. They have more than 5600 deals data from various businesses in Bangalore and Hyderabad.
You can get discounted daily essentials delivery within 90 minutes of your given order. You can do all your shopping online, phone application [with and without internet connection] or by calling (94837 94837).Through this innovative delivery model they ensure that you get the best possible discounts for 25,000 plus daily essentials by eliminating middlemen, high retail rentals and operational costs.
You can choose to get the delivery immediately in which case it will be delivered within 90 mins or you can ask it to be delivered at your preferred time slot.
Pay As You Wish:
You can pay by cash on delivery, SodexHo or online payment. You get free home delivery for orders exceeding 500 rupees.
Easy Way To Use
The free to download mobile app works across platforms like Blackberry, Android, Symbian, J2ME and Windows. There are two tabs to choose from a default one for deals and another for daily essentials. The app detects your location and displays deals closest to you. Through the daily essentials tab you can get all of your shopping done using the simple interface.
Keeping in mind that many users do not have internet connection on their phone they created an app that functions even without internet connection. Once you download the app you will be able to buy the daily essentials and deals through the offline app.
When you open the app, based on your location you will see various businesses who offer deals near your location. When you click on one of the deals you will see the deal description page.
Select daily essentials:
After you select the daily essentials tab in the app you will see the various categories. Once you choose the category you will see the different products listed. You enter the quantity you need and check out which takes you to a page wherein you can enter your delivery TheIndiaMarket and location.
TheIndiaMarket TAG does not require an application or Internet access. If a consumer knows how to text and send pictures, they already know how to use IndiaMarketTAG.
Its TAG technique reaches 70% of mobile users in the India, or 241 million people. If you have a camera phone, our TheIndiaMarketTAG will work on your phone. No other platforms have that kind of reach.
• Book a deal online or by phone (94837 94837) and pay only at the business location.
• Buy a deal by paying online.
• You can also book a table/appointment so that you don’t have to wait when you are using the deal. In case your request can’t be fulfilled you will be intimated within 15 minutes of your transaction.
• Special discounts for bulk orders.
• QR codes for people walking on the streets [scan the code and get the deals details on their mobile phone without internet connection].
• All deals are geo tagged.
• Video directions to business location.
We are very clear on who are customer is and what value we will bring to him/her. We have done a detailed study of the urban Indian consumers and The India Market is the result of our findings. Today people are looking at 3 things –convenience of shopping (we are into web, mobile, offline call centres and QR tags), sizeable discounts and authenticity of information. I believe the space is large for many players but the decisive factor will be the execution and delivery mechanisms.
How we are unique from other deals sites in market:
Our clear focus is to provide discounts and offers to consumers using multiple touch points like Mobile , Call Centres, QR Codes along with Internet services. Also we create meaningful differentiationin services we offer -
All deals are geo tagged.
Consumers can book a deal online or by phone (94837 94837) and have the choice to pay only at the business location /consumption.
Special discounts/packages for bulk orders.
QR codes for people walking on the streets [scan the code and get the deals details on their mobile phone without internet connection].
Convenient Video directions to business locations.
Option to users/ consumers to book a table/appointment so that they don’t have to wait when they are using the deal. In case their request can’t be fulfilled they will be intimated within 15 minutes of their transaction.
About Chandra CEO Of Company:
Chandra has been an entrepreneur for quite some time, running his software and ITservices based company out of Virginia, USA with an offshore base in India. Chandra pursued a specialised entrepreneurship programme from Robert Smith Business School, Maryland University while he actively engaged with the startups at Stanford, Silicon Valley, USA.
Chandra has been a keen observer of technology trends and how it affects consumer behaviour/ purchasing patterns. He hit upon the idea of “TheIndiaMarket” as he felt that location based technology and services will be the driving factors in the coming years. Combing his technology skills with business experience and after a careful market research, Chandra took the proverbial plunge and launched “TheIndiaMarket”.