Jabong

basic info

http://www.jabong.com6 Years Old
GurgaonInternet
501-1000 EmployeesPrivate company

Jabong impact

1thousand+
Brands available
1lakh+
Styles available
90thousand
Products available
127.5million $
Funding raised till date
2.89million+
Customers
38thousand
Orders per day

about Jabong

Jabong.com is a young and vibrant company that aims to provide good quality branded products. Jabong.com caters to the fashion needs of men, women and kids across footwear, apparel, jewellery and accessories.
At Jabong.com we strive to achieve the highest level of “Customer Satisfaction” possible. Our cutting edge E-commerce platform, highly experienced buying team, agile warehouse systems and state of the art customer care centre provides customer with:
Broader selection of products, Superior buying experience, On-time delivery of products, Quick resolution of any concerns credits: www.jabong.com

mission

Our Customer's favorite lifestyle fashion destination and way to shop that compels them to come back for more! credits: twitter.com

Jabong story

Dec-2011
The beginning
Founded by Arun Chandra Mohan, Praveen Sinha, Lakshmi Potluri later joined by Manu Jain, and Mukul Bafana .It was backed by Berlin based investment firm- Rocket Internet which got the inspiration from Amazon’s online clothing store Zappos.The initial investment was $25-40 million. credits: www.medianama.com,https
Feb-2012
Debut on TV
Launched its first ever Television campaign to advertise Jabong as a "ONE-STOP" shop for the youth. credits: www.adageindia.in
Oct-2012
Featured in the "Most searched" League
Ranked tenth according to “Google Zeitgeist India-2012” which is a list of the most searched news by people in India . credits: en.wikipedia.org
Dec-2012
Bollywood Collections
Showcased an exclusive collection inspired from blockbusters like Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani,Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Dhoom 3., credits: en.wikipedia.org
Dec-2012
Sold JaVAS
JaVAS (Jabong Value Added Services),it’s logistic partner was sold off to a local player QuickDel Logistics credits: www.nextbigwhat.com
Jan-2013
E-retailer of the year Award
Awarded the “Pure Play E-Retailer of the year” at annual indian E-retail awards organised by Franchise India. credits: alumnilive.iimcal.ac.in
Jul-2013
Excellence in eCommerce Award
Awarded Excellence in eCommerce by Etailing India Expo 2013 credits: alumnilive.iimcal.ac.in
Aug-2013
Featured among top 25 trusted brands
Ranked among the top 25 trusted Online brands in India in The Brand Trust Report India Study conducted by Trust Research Advisory, credits: careers.jabong.com
Oct-2013
Digital fitness campaign launched
Collaborated with PUMA to launch #GearUpBuddies a digital fitness campaign with actor Chitrangada Singh .The campaign promoted how fitness workouts can be made a better experience with fashionable wear and also with one’s buddies. credits: lighthouseinsights.in
Oct-2013
Award in the prestigious Pitch Brands 50 Awards 2013
Awarded Most impactful launch of the year in the Pitch Brands 50 Awards 2013 for excellence in marketing credits: careers.jabong.com
Nov-2013
Prominence at GOSF
Emerged as one of the most visited e-commerce sites during the Great Online Shopping Festival organised by google India. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Dec-2013
Goes global with "Global fashion group"
Rocket internet merged 5 fashion brands across the globe into one entity, "The Global fashion group" .Jabong is the only e retail commerce from India in the group. credits: www.kinnevik.se
Dec-2013
Two of the core founders quit
Mukul Bafana and Manu Kumar Jain ,two of the core founding members left the company to start their individual ventures. credits: www.medianama.com
Dec-2013
Member of Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI)
Named India’s first company to achieve Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) Foundation Membership.The ETI is a global alliance of companies, trade unions and NGOs and has fashion giants like Marks & Spencer as its members. credits: www.indiaretailing.com
Jan-2014
Funding - $100 Million
Raised Around $100 million (Rs 628 crore),out of which $27.5 million from British development finance institution CDC group. The funding was used to improve the supply chain infrastructure. credits: articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com
Jan-2014
Collaboration with Stylista.com
Signed a deal with fashion e-commerce venture Stylista.com to sell their designer collection .This included Indian designers like Wendell Rodricks, Priyadarshini Rao. credits: www.business-standard.com
Feb-2014
Dorothy Perkins visits India
Launched British label Dorothy Perkins considered a must-have brand in every global woman’s wardrobe to India credits: www.fashionunited.in
Mar-2014
Launched Juice
“Juice”,an offline on print fashion magazine with an interesting blend of fashion, beauty, people, trends, travel and pop culture was launched. Initial copies were distributed free of cost to its 80,000 premium customers for 3 months. credits: www.afaqs.com
Apr-2014
NBA online store comes to India
Partnered with NBA and launched the first online NBA merchandise store in India. credits: www.dnaindia.com
Apr-2014
Nike Magista Football boots
Partnered with Nike for pre-order of Nike Magista Football boots and became a one stop shop for fashion and sports related merchandise as well. credits: www.ibnlive.com
Jun-2014
India online fashion week(iofw)
Launched “India online fashion week”(iofw), Jabong’s very own innovation which was Worlds first fashion week as a platform for upcoming designers to display and sell their products at one go. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Aug-2014
Record making customer service
A record Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 73% was achieved as certified by Nielsen based on customer satisfaction and experience. credits: www.indiaretailing.com
Sep-2014
Online Retailer of the Year Award
Awarded the prestigious "Online Retailer of the Year” by Etailing India Exhibition 2014 credits: en.wikipedia.org
Oct-2014
Designer bats from Virendar Sehwag
Launched a range of Virender Sehwag cricket bats - VS319 in collaboration with cricket equipment maker SG Cricket. credits: indiatoday.intoday.in
Nov-2014
Jabong Boutiques'
Jabong Boutiques’ ,a unique initiative was launched to act that as a platform to empower small and medium entrepreneurs ,designers.It was Jabong’s way of implementing “Make in India” campaign. credits: www.indiaretailing.com
Jan-2015
Luxury at your doorsteps
Partnership with Luxury Quotient – a global distributor of luxury goods to create a new level of shopping experience .This deal brought luxury brands to Indian retail market. credits: www.indianretailer.com

Jabong products & services

E-Commerce

Jabong sells shoes, apparel,accessories, home décor and furniture through its website. Other products include jewellery and gold coins. credits: en.wikipedia.org

International Store

Jabong also has an international online shopping store called Jabongworld.com, which sells Indian ethnic wear such as sarees, lehengas, salwar suits and dress materials. Jabongworld.com has introduced its Indo-Western wear range as well that includes dresses, tunics, jeans and other apparels for men, women and kids priced in foreign currencies like USD, MUR, MYR and more. credits: en.wikipedia.org

Jabong team

Managing Director

Praveen Sinha

Past: Mckinsey & Co. - Consultant,Microsoft - Program Manager,Maruti Suzuki Ltd - Deputy ManagerEducation : MBA -IIM CALCUTTA,B.E.- Delhi College of EngineeringLocation: India
CEO

Arunchandra Mohan

Past: Partner-Gnossis,Venture Partner-Rocket internet,Senior Market Analyst-IDC,Consultant-Kennedy Information AdvisorsEducation : MBA-INSEAD,Masters,International Business-HFULocation: India
Director

Rukaiyya Kanchawala

Past: Software Engineer-Dell Inc.,Software Development Manager- Dell Inc,Senior Software Development Manager- Dell Inc,International Business Development-Groupon,Head HR- Groupon, Venture Development-Rocket GmbhEducation : MBA-INSEAD,BSc-Purdue UniversityLocation: India
Deputy General Manager

Satendra Pathak

Past: SAP Executive-vishal Retail Ltd.,Sr.Associate-Reliance retail Ltd., Head Scm- Satya Paul, Senior Manager- JabongEducation : B.tech-UPTU,PGDBA-SymbiosisLocation: India
Sr. Director

Abhineet Sawa

Past: Project Manager - Inductis,Intern - ENAM,Consultant - A. T. KearneyEducation : B.tech,Computer Sc & Engineering-IIT Bombay MBA(PGPM) - ISBLocation: India
Sr. Director, Engineering

Anish Kumar Nair

Past: Analyst Programmer-Housing Development Board,Senior IT consultant-CPF Board,Project Manager- Mindtree, Senior Manager-Pitney Bowes Midnight Insight,Director, Engineering- JabongEducation : Mahatma Gandhi University,Bhartidasan University,M.tech- IIS NUS,SMP-IIM CalcuttaLocation: India
Sr.Executive Operations

Ujwal Kumar

Past: Executive- Fashion & YouEducation : Bsc-Mathematics-Jai Prakash VishwavidyalayaLocation: India
Head of Fashion Communication Strategy

Pearl Shah

Past: Fashion Co-ordinator-Verve,Freelance Journalist-DNA & WGSN,Associate Beauty Editor-Vogue,Fashion Director-Marie ClaireEducation : BA-NIFT,Masters in Fashion Styling-Istituto Marangoni,MA-St. Martins College of Art & DesignLocation: India

Jabong office photos

Jabong Office photos

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Jabong office locations

Gurgaon Office
Jabong Corporate Office, Xerion Retail Pvt Ltd. Plot No. 109, Udyog Vihar, Phase 4
Gurgaon
Haryana 122015
0124 612 8000

Jabong amusing facts

‘Jabong’ is named after a tropical fruit and you would be wondering what on earth this has to do with online shopping. Being an evergreen plant, the founders wanted ‘Jabong ‘ also to remain EVERGREEN in customer’s heart . credits: tanmayms.blogspot.in
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      ‘Jabong’ is named after a tropical fruit and you would be wondering what on earth this has to do with online shopping. Being an evergreen plant, the founders wanted ‘Jabong ‘ also to remain EVERGREEN in customer’s heart . credits: tanmayms.blogspot.in
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      Myntra ,Jabong’s rival had been in business since 2007 while Jabong kickstarted in 2012.By December 2013, both of them were neck-and-neck in terms of Gross Merchandise Value touching nearly Rs 100 crore a month credits: businesstoday.intoday.in
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      Open box deliveries that allowed customers to open and see the product before making the payment, same-day deliveries in Delhi-NCR, tracking the delivery boy on Google Maps - these are some of the awesome facilities started by Jabong. credits: businesstoday.intoday.in
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      The doors of Jabong never close!! Jabong operates 24x7 employing people in shifts. credits: www.moneycontrol.com
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      You might even end up on Google maps when you search for Jabong on Google because there is a city located in Indonesia by the same name. credits: www.indexmundi.com

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