DogSpot, which has a staff of 20, doesn’t have a manufacturing unit of its own. It hires contract producers for its non-public labels and ships merchandise from its 5,000 sq. ft warehouse in Gurgaon, which doubles up as its office. Atheya says the web site gets around 20,000 distinctive visits and the company ships around 200 orders per day. On common, customers make monthly purchases worth Rs 2,000-three,000. DogSpot additionally runs a buyer care service with the help of an knowledgeable to solve pet owners’ queries and facilitate adoptions. It has tied up with NGOs, resembling Friendicoes, SPCA and Valuable Paws to run fundraising events, adoptions and donations. Till date, it hasn’t invested in advertising the positioning or merchandise, but is lively on Fb. The corporate broke even six months ago, after having burnt a lot of money till July 2015.
Puppies and Christmas just go collectively, right? We’ve all seen the photos – the household gathered across the tree, Dad together with his arm around Mother and each of them with glowing smiles as an lovable puppy with an enormous pink bow busily licks their youngsters’ faces. Their Christmas Day is warm, serene, and calm. Appears like your house, proper? Nope, not my home either.
At Pickens Animal Hospital, we are sometimes asked to help house owners look for a lost pet. The house owners are frantic and unsure who to contact and what to do. And approach too typically, we are informed that the pet had no ID tags and was not microchipped.
Six months in the past, DogSpot launched its personal line of merchandise. “We had been earlier looking to be a traditional e-commerce marketplace, aiming at progress on the GMV (gross merchandise worth) side. We were rising 20-30 per cent month-on-month. However looking at how the … Read more..