Narvar is an SaaS firm that brings together expertise in engineering, supply chain, interaction design, customer service and more, to make really great customer experiences accessible, turnkey and beautiful.
As per the latest update, the US-based enterprise SaaS platform Narvar has acquired Indian logistics company GoPigeon. The acquisition marks the US firm’s entry into the Indian market. Narvar team is looking to bet its expertise in the Asia-Pacific region with GoPigeon acquisition.
GoPigeon is an on demand, technology enabled end-to-end logistics management company which offers one stop solutions for all your shipping needs. We have developed a customized tech product which provides the easiest way to ship package anywhere across the world without the hassle of dealing with multiple courier companies.
Post acquisition, GoPigeon team will continue working in India and will work towards advancing Narvar’s global product development and seeding its market position in the Asia-Pacific region. Also, Nexus Venture Partners, an investor in GoPigeon has become a shareholder of Narvar.
GoPigeon was co-founded by Deovrat Singh, Yeshu Singh and Sourav Sarkar in June 2015. 2015. The Bengaluru-based Indian logistics startup which dealt in on-demand first mile and courier service rebranded itself from Pigen in November 2015.
With this acquisition, Narvar has added the strength of GoPigeon’s engineering team to scale more quickly and accelerate its machine learning capabilities. GoPigeon recently launched Intelligent Courier Allocation (ICA), an artificial intelligence system that helps retailers optimise how they use their carrier networks based on customer needs in a given scenario.
Deovrat Singh, while talking about the development mentioned,
“The GoPigeon team is joining Narvar at a pivotal point in the maturation of the post-purchase category they created.Together, we will empower retailers to give consumers the experiences they crave after they click buy.”
Speaking on the occasion, Amit Sharma, Founder & CEO of Narvar said,
“At Narvar, we want to simplify the lives of consumers, regardless of where they live. Having grown our business in North America, we are now well-positioned to scale our platform to international markets. Bringing on GoPigeon allows us to realize this vision more quickly and respond to the growing demand from current clients and prospects to bring great post-purchase experiences to their customers worldwide,”
With this deal Narvar also aims to scale its global growth, with GoPigeon India team anchoring the fast growing Asia-Pacific ecommerce market and enabling worldwide operations support.