#NICEStories: KandeeFactory – Redefining Candies the Local and Sustainable Way
The constant craving for candy in India now has a sustainable, healthy and appealing solution – KandeeFactory. Founded to tackle the endless demand for assorted candies that were mostly available outside of the country, KandeeFactory provides a sustainable and fully vegan assortment of candies that are produced using natural and cruelty-free ingredients. Charting out a “local yet global” pathway for their business, they plan to change the way candies are perceived and consumed all over the world.
#NICEStories: Chalo Hoppo – Nurturing tourism in North-East India
Chalo Hoppo is a travel company curating trips to the north-eastern part of India. Officially started in 2016 by John, Devraj, Nishant and Chetan – three of whom were from […]
#NICEStories: Craft Business Management through Live Commerce
Oindrila Mukherjee comes from the field of crafts business management to support and help retain the glory of dying Indian crafts. She is currently working in the field of Live […]
#NICEStories: Svatanya- Making a Difference with Handcrafted Toys
Change must be brought about through women. Svatanya, by Deepa Pant, is on a journey to make a difference in the lives of underprivileged women through upskilling and livelihood opportunities.
#NICEStories: Travelling through Time with Heritage Inspired
Ever wondered about the rich legacy left behind by our ancestors? Heritage Inspired is here to traverse the trails of history and find out answers to millions of unanswered questions about our deep heritage.
Experiential and insightful tours etched in the prosperous South Indian heritage, Heritage Inspired promotes all-inclusive luxury tourism.
Follow Anand Rajarathinam’s detailed journey as he weaves out an enterprise out of a sheer passion for Indian history.
Different Funding Sources for Entrepreneurs
The pitch to secure the right amount of funding is daunting for any entrepreneur. Furthermore, securing the right method of funding is an important factor as well.
Read on to gain insights into equity, loans, grants and practices to follow to raise capital.
#NICEStories – Zishta: Bringing Traditional Indian Cookware and Crafts Back into your Homes
Ever seen your grandmother’s initials etched on your mother’s utensils? India has always carried forward the practice of passing down utensils and serveware generationally. Zishta was started by Meera Ramakrishnan, Archish Mathe Madhavan and Varishta Sampath with a vision to revive and leverage traditional wisdom to make homes more environment friendly and holistic.
Currently serving over 22 countries, Zishta brings to your homes heritage crafts and cookware from their place of origin. Follow Meera’s journey as she highlights the benefits of these age-old practices, and what it takes to make a business sustainable.
#NICEStories: How Plume Jewelry is Redefining Trends in Heritage Jewelry
Wanted your jewelry to speak your mind? Featuring Plume Jewelry, a house of handcrafted fine jewelry. Rupali Gupta and Rakshit Jargad founded Plume with the vision of redefining trends in fine silver jewelry through creative reinterpretation of heritage crafts and design. They create ethno-contemporary designs executed with heritage craftsmanship.
By converting customers’ designs into final pieces with their in-house expertise, Rupali and Rakshit focus on delighting and winning customers. Read on to find out how they are striving to carve a niche in the affordable luxury jewelry space with Plume.
Mentorship: Why Does an Entrepreneur Need a Mentor?
Everyone who wants to build their career needs a mentor, whether they’re an entrepreneur, in the corporate world, or in the social sector. Mentorship can be a driving factor in your entrepreneurial growth. However finding a mentor who is the perfect fit is of utmost importance.
How do you find the right mentor? How do you navigate your relationship with them? Read on to find out more.
#NICEStories: Towards a ‘Haldi’ lifestyle – The HaldiVita way!
HaldiVita is a cultural enterprise leveraging the many benefits of Suvarna Haldi and is using it as the main ingredient in its range of packaged products. The goodness of turmeric spreads across their customers and farmers, bringing a wholesome change. Know this journey of HaldiVita as told by founder, the very experienced, Sameer Gupta.