LocalBanya

basic info

https://www.localbanya.com/5 Years Old
MumbaiInternet
51-200 EmployeesPrivate company

LocalBanya impact

20million $
Funding raised till date
14thousand
Products available
800-950
Deliveries a day
9
Cities present in
1lakh
Happy Customers

about LocalBanya

Localbanya is India’s premier online convenience store with services across Mumbai (including Thane & Navi Mumbai), Pune, Hyderabad, Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad & Gurgaon. For us, the customer always comes first! Since May 2012, we have aimed to revolutionize the grocery shopping experience with a single minded focus to make each step of the shopping process – from our website to the customer’s home – as delightful as we can. We’ve grown in leaps & bounds since we first began, and are constantly striving to improve. Our shelves are stacked with over 14,000 products and we keep introducing new products under our wide array of categories. The selection has everyday essentials like salt, rice, flour, sugar & pulses to not so easily available specialty products like frozen waffles, pepper spray, baby care, international brands & more. Seasonal and festive favourites like organic mangoes, mithai boxes, exotic fruits and many more make an appearance on our shelves from time to time.

mission

We have aimed to revolutionize the grocery shopping experience with a single minded focus to make each step of the shopping process – from our website to the customer’s home

LocalBanya story

Apr-2012
THE START
Founded by Karan Mehrotra, Rashi Choudhary and Amit Naik in 2012. It is an online grocery marketplace for fruits, vegetables, baby care, personal care and other food products.
Jul-2013
ROUND-1 FUNDING
LocalBanya raises an undisclosed amount of funding from BCCL’s Springboard fund.
Jan-2014
SERIES A FUNDING
LocalBanya raises an undisclosed amount in Series A funding from real estate developer Karmvir Avant Group.
Mar-2015
ROUND-2 FUNDING
LocalBanya raises an undisclosed amount in funding from Shrem Strategies. The company will use the funding to expand major metros starting with Pune.
Mar-2015
EXPANDS TO PUNE
Localbanya announces its expansion into Pune, putting to use the Series A funding it raised from Shrem Strategies.
May-2015
EXPANDS TO DELHI
Localbanya has started its operations in Delhi. It is planning to roll out operations across additional cities every month in 2015
May-2015
LAUNCHES INSTABANYA
Localbanya starts offering delivery of orders within two hours. The service, branded as 'Instabanya' is made available in Hyderabad.
Jul-2015
TIES UP WITH VINCULUM SOLUTIONS
Localbanya partners with Vinculum Solutions to automate the company's back-end systems to streamline its order and inventory management.

LocalBanya products & services

Online Grocery

Stacked with over 14,000 products – ranging from everyday essentials like salt, rice, flour,sugar & pulses to specialty products like organic mangoes, frozen waffles, pepper spray, baby care, international brands & more LocalBanya delivers grocery.

LocalBanya team

CEO

Karan Mehrotra

Past: FMCGEducation : B.Tech-Computer Science EngineeringLocation: Mumbai
COO

Rashi Choudhary

Past: Rashi Peripherals Pvt Ltd, Raymond Limited, Ernst & YoungEducation : MBA-S.P. Jain Institute of Management & ResearchLocation: Mumbai
CTO

Amit Naik

Past: SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Komli Mobile, GoogleEducation : BE-University of Mumbai,MBA-IIM LucknowLocation: Mumbai
VP

Nayan Choudhury

Past: Booker India Pvt. Ltd. (a Subsidiary of Booker Group Plc.), Wadhawan Retail Pvt. Ltd., Aditya Birla Retail LimitedEducation : B.Sc-University of Pune,MBA-VAMNICOM, PuneLocation: Mumbai
Director-Marketing

Pavan Arora

Past: Komli Media, DecisionCraft Analytics ; Audience Measurement Ltd,, IMRB InternationalEducation : B.Com and MBA-University of MumbaiLocation: Mumbai
Director - Business Development

Avantika Vohra

Past: Exelixi Management Company Private Limited, Edelweiss Capital, Yes BankEducation : B.Sc-St. Xaviers College, Mumbai,MBA-IIM LucknowLocation: Mumbai

LocalBanya office photos

LocalBanya Office Photos

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LocalBanya office locations

Mumbai Office
Localbanya Building No.102-103, Dhantak Plaza, Makwana Road, Marol, Next to Marol Metro Station,Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400059, India
Mumbai
400059
1860 3133 122

LocalBanya amusing facts

Localbanya was the first player to enter the online grocery market in Mumbai back in 2012. Currently, it has a database of over 1 lakh customers and lists over 14,000 products on its platform.
    1. 1
      Localbanya was the first player to enter the online grocery market in Mumbai back in 2012. Currently, it has a database of over 1 lakh customers and lists over 14,000 products on its platform.
    2. 2
      LocalBanya claims to achieve 98% punctuality in terms of order fulfilment.
    3. 3
      LocalBanya makes about 850-900 deliveries a day in Mumbai with an average bill size of Rs 1,600. The portal offers over 14,000 products.
    4. 4
      When Karan Mehrotra(Co-Founder at LocalBanya) came up with the idea of an online grocery store, a friend jokingly said to him ‘LocalBanya’ and it just stuck!

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