#NICEStories – Building Blocks for Indian Heritage Themed Toys, Gifts and Souvenirs at Indic Bricks
Indic Bricks, is a brand of Ekarik, founded by Meghna Bhutoria with the aim of bringing Indian culture to a child’s toy box. A favorite amongst both adults and children, Indic Bricks has introduced Indian heritage-themed building blocks collections, consisting sets of temples, deities, yoga asanas and more.
Read on to find out how Indic Bricks is bringing heritage home in form of toys, gifts, and souvenirs, block by block.
#NICEStories – MeMeraki: Online Masterclasses with Artisans to Revive Indian Traditional Arts and Crafts
MeMeraki is a ‘Culture-tech’ platform enabling traditional rural artisans to be digital creators for the first time in the creator economy with Content (online art & craft masterclasses, live classes) and commerce (art kits, artworks marketplace).
Initially founded by Yosha Gupta as a passion project to bring folk arts to the limelight, MeMeraki has evolved from selling exquisite handpainted bags to a treasury of masterclasses hosted by artisans from all over
#NICEStories – How Desi Fashion Brand Shobitam is Growing 300% Annually Across the Globe
#NICEStories: Founded by two women entrepreneurs, Aparna and Ambika Thyagarajan, in 2019, Shobitam is a desi fashion cultural enterprise. After a successful pilot launch on Etsy, they are growing 300% annually across the globe. They design their collections by working with handloom clusters across India.
Their collection caters to a wide demographic, ranging from a variety of sarees to jackets, stoles, and jewelry.
Follow our conversation with founder Aparna Thyagarajan.
#NICEStories – From Shark Tank Success to Eyeing a 1000 crore Snacks Business at Tagz Foods
#NICEStories: Want your fix of potato chips but want freedom from the fried and oily packets? Tagz Foods introduced a variety of popped chips for the first time in India. Made under high temperature and pressure with 50% less fat, it’s available in a range of flavours.
Follow our conversation with the CEO and founder, Anish Basu Roy, as he takes us through their Shark Tank Journey and his vision of making Tagz India’s fastest food sector company to reach the 1000 crore mark.
One of the deep desires with which he started TagZ was to take an Indian snacking brand international. Read on to know more.
#NICEStories – Beyond Snack: Going Beyond the Shark Tank Pitch
#NICEStories: Beyond Snack is a cultural enterprise that manufactures authentic Kerala Banana Chips. Made from farm-fresh Nendran bananas in a completely automated process, theur banana chips are of the highest quality. Follow the journey of the founder, Manas Madhu, as he tells us the story of his successful stint on Shark Tank, making Beyond Snack a household name.
#NICEStories – Just Be Mama: Holistic Postnatal Care for Mothers
#NICEStories: Just Be Mama is a cultural enterprise that caters to the holistic postnatal care of mothers. Leveraging traditional Indian ingredients and superfoods, they make nutritional and tasty products that promote lactation. Follow the journey of Richie Chourasia and Neha Sundaran as they foster a community of new mothers to provide them the support they need.
#NICEStories – Chaika: Instant Tea Premixes for the New Generation
#NICEStories: Chaika is an instant tea cultural enterprise founded in 2020 that offers the new generation of chai drinkers that instant first sip feeling. Offering their consumers a wide range of masala chais and iced teas to choose from, Chaika makes sure every drink is your cup of tea.
Read the journey of the founders Devanshi Kanoi Chitlangia and Aradhita Agarwal.
#NICEStories – Astrea Skincare: Rooted in Siddha
Astrea is a 100% vegan, no-chemical cosmetics cultural enterprise rooted in Siddha. Their aim is to craft pure and natural skin products that address a multitude of dermal concerns. In […]
The World of Phygital Retail
Through the lockdown imposed in the coronavirus pandemic of 2020, it was found that 66% of shoppers missed the ability to try on products online, and 64% missed the overall […]
#NICEStories – Nool Magic: With love, From the Loom
Nool Magic is a cultural enterprise that brings sarees directly from the hands of the weaver to that of the customer. Spanning Indian weaves from Gujarat’s well-known Patola to Telangana’s […]