Shopping for special occasions is a harrowing process for customers, as sellers are often scattered across the city and have limited inventory.
Traditional e-retail platforms suffer from poor user experience for made-to-order products. This is when we need some innovative startup to help us gear up for the occasion, and Glitstreet precisely does that for its customers.
Founded in 2014 in Faridabad, Glitstreet is India’s first occasion shopping platform – bringing designers and boutique stores from across India under one online roof to help them sell made to order and customized products to customers across India and globally.
This startup was founded by Kartik Dhar who is an IIT-Delhi pass-out. He oversees the product development. He is joined by Abhishek Jain who is the COO of the startup and looks after marketing and finance domains. He looks after the Supply Chain, Logistics and Operations at Glitstreet.
There are moments in life that one wants to look special for. Glitstreet helps you look your best at those moments that matter most. Their meticulously curated collections from 100+ designers and boutique stores across India help you discover the right outfit for that special occasion.
All products on Glitstreet are specially made to order and can be customized in any way possible. By a unique combination of a technology enabled platform and carefully curated, high quality collections organized by occasion, Glitstreet aims to disrupt the $30B+ occasion shopping market in India.
Their USPs include seamless customer service, full customization, tailoring and alterations. Not just that, they even offer free home trials, and bespoke custom requests. Apart from this as part of their seller services they maintain a zero Inventory commitment, and their products are made-to-order model and of premium quality.
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With the efforts that they are taking they currently have 35,000 monthly users which give them an INR 30 lakh+ annual revenue run rate, They have already achieved operational break even profitability.
They are currently in talks to raise $500K pre series A funding, to invest in technology, business development and customer acquisition and expand into other occasion driven categories like accessories, invitations, etc.
Glitstreet loves and celebrate great design. Their mission is to enable designers to do great work and showcase it through a collaborative platform that appreciates the art of handcrafted work and facilitates customized and made to order products.