â€œThis batch sets a new trend in India by including students currently studying in collegesâ€
After months of toiling and meeting lot of interesting startups and techpreneurs across the country, TLabs is proud to announce its Fall 2013 Batch which started early last month. The batch is bigger and more diverse than last time attracting nine high quality startups across various domains. This impressive line up of startups comes from retail, health, media, advertising and many more exciting sectors with founders hailing from all corners of the country. The program is in full swing right now with all nine startups busy making their products market ready, doing customer validation and preparing for launch – some of them have already started signing up initial (paying) customers! Startups will go through an intensive power packed schedule over the coming months in order to achieve a single objective i.e. building foundations of a sustainable and scalable business. With this batch, TLabs takes its portfolio count to 23.
Below is a brief description of the startups that constitute the Fall 2013 batch:
JiffStore is a mobile commerce platform that helps supermarkets to sell grocery online. This allows end customers to shop conveniently using their mobile phones while enabling store owners to increase customer loyalty and sales.
Vozeal is a self-serve platform that helps video advertisers expand their reach through a network of publishers. While brands get more views on their video, the publisher can monetise content through an additional channel.
News in Shorts (NIS) is Indiaâ€™s first mobile service which delivers latest news summarized within 60 words. NIS hand-picks the most popular stories from various sources and provides snippets on mobile and web, enabling users to get updated about the latest events within seconds.
Labforth is a highly cost effective and easy to use laboratory information management and marketing platform. It provides diagnostic centres a flexible and secure cloud based system, for end to end lab and personnel management.
BetaGlide is a mobile app testing platform that allows developers to gather information in real-time about the system usage and the behavior of their app to improve its stability and performance.
Yippster is a patent pending technology that provides digital content providers an additional payment method through telecom operator billing. The user experience is seamless, integration is easy and transactions are highly secure.
Sponsored Giveaways is the world’s first marketing platform that connects advertisers with bloggers to promote their products or services through non-cash giveaways on blogs.
GetMeAShop enables offline businesses create an online storefront while providing them with an easy to manage suite of marketing tools, a basic ERP and a CRM straight out of the box.
VindowShop is an image recognition platform through which a user can search and buy apparel by simply clicking on pictures shared online.
TLabs appreciates the support of NASSCOM for providing access to excellent startups through its 10,000 Startups initiative. About half of the startups in the current batch connected to TLabs during NASSCOMâ€™s Pitch Sessions held across the country earlier this year.
Congratulating the new batch, Mr. Som Mittal â€“ President, NASSCOM said â€“ â€œThis is a vibrant mix of startups which are solving complex problems. We are delighted that some of these companies have been chosen from the 10,000 Startups application process. We would continue to support these companies by collaborating with TLabs to create more opportunities to ensure their success.â€
We are looking forward to work with such an amazing bunch of startups. Please stay tuned for regular updates from this batch as most of them get ready for launch and to kickoff their amazing startup journeys.