Kashmir Box

  • Srinagar, India
  • Retail, Social Impact, Design House, B2B Marketplace, E-commerce

Social impact marketplace eco system for art, craft and produce. Targeting a market size of USD 5 Billion. Organising bottom of the pyramid

Founded:
2011
Stage:
Steady Revenues
Market:
B2C

Startup Video

Featured

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How e-commerce sites are doing their bit for Kashmiri artisans | Hindustan TImes

Mar 04, 2016

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E-commerce with regional focus gaining ground | Times of India

Feb 25, 2016

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Heaven on earth in a box | Bloomberg

Jan 21, 2016

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How Kashmir Box is putting Kashmir on the world map for all the right reasons | Your Story

Jun 28, 2015

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Bring Kashmir Home | Mid Day

Feb 14, 2013


Founded

Nov

2011

Award

Hottest Startup of India – Your story

Feb

2013

New Product Release

In-house brand for Saffron Launched Koshur

Apr

Products

Catalog of 1000 products listed

May

Partnership

Partnership with Vivienne Westwood for Pashmina

Jun

Customer

3000 Registered Customers

Oct

2014

New Product Release

First collection of in-house label for apparel launched NAAR

Dec

Profitable

1.1 Cr Revenue - Profitable

Mar

2015

Products

3500+ Products Catalogued & Listed

Sep

Designer Connect

Partnership with Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla Retail Network Partnerships for US

Feb

2016

Jobs


Team Summary

1. Muheet Mehraj 26 (Founder KB - First Generation Entrepreneur, Bachelors in Computer Sciences)
An entrepreneur since 17 years of age Muheet, founded Kashmir Box while pursuing bachelors. Passionate to build a social impact business that addresses a grassroot problem and is scalable globally.

2. Ishfaq Mir 41 (Serial Entreprenuer, 20+ Years experience in Retail, Technology and Earth Sciences)
Ishfaq, the eldest one in the team is a serial third generation entrepreneur. Born in one of the leading export houses in Kashmir, Ishfaq has an extensive experience in the art and craft sector of Jammu and Kashmir. He also has in-depth knowledge about fashion retail as he lived in New York for 10 years and during that time worked with most of the high end fashion brands.

TEAM:

1. Danish Rasool: An MBA from Bangalore, Danish works on the Vendor Relations and Onboarding.

2. Sarah Muzaffar: An MBA from the Kashmir University, Sarah works on the content of products and blog stories. She also handles the social media.

3. Maqsood Ahmad (Head - Photography and Creatives): Maqsood takes care of the Photography and the Creatives. He is the go to person for every Jugaad needed and often helps in operations optimization.

4. Samiya Andrabi: An MBA from Kashmir University, Samiya looks after our corporate relations (B2B)

5. Mudasir: MCA Mudasir takes care of the technology part.

6. Joby Antony: Digital Marketing (Certified Facebook / Google Marketing Specialist): Digital Marketing professional with over 7 years of experience as project manager. Provided digital marketing strategy consultation and implementation for small to large sized businesses and agencies. Google Adwords and Analytics certified. Manged large analytics accounts which has over 1 million of monthly traffic and provided insights to improve conversions and sales by digital analytics analysis.

Team


    • Joby Antony

    • Digital Marketing

    • Danish Rasool

    • Manager Artisan Onboarding

    • Samiya Andrabi

    • Corporate Relations

    • Maqsood Ahmad

    • Photography, Creatives

    • Sarah Muzaffar

    • Creative Content, Social Media

Product/Service Summary

Kashmir Box is a social impact multi-product, multi-brand electronic marketplace from the vale of Kashmir. Here artisans, craftsmen, farmers, entrepreneurs and the other creative Kashmiris showcase and sell their products to the global marketplace.

We are working on the bootom of the pyramid and unlocking the whole value of the supply chain.

How are we different?

Enabling bottom of the pyramid.
Not just an e-commerce venture, but a complete business ecosystem.
A robust sales channel (B2B, B2C, B2B2C)
Exclusive partnership with the Craft development institute for GI authentication of products.
Only company working on new product development in partnership with international designers.

Product/Service Descriptions