Yaantra, one of the fastest growing brands in online mobile repair, refurbishment and resale has launched its doorstep mobile repair service in Delhi-NCR and plans to extend this service to Bengaluru, Pune, Chennai and other neighbouring areas. Through this service, they aim to provide customers with a one-stop solution for over 60% of the most common mobile phone related issues, such as broken screens, unresponsive mics and speakers etc, all in less than 2 – 4hrs, at the convenience of their doorstep.
Yaantra caters to mobile repair service for major mobile brands such as Apple, Samsung, Motorola, MI, etc to name a few. In addition to the newly launched doorstep repair service, it also provides pick-up, repair and drop facility for bigger repair requirements within a timeframe of 24 – 48 hours.
On the occasion of the launch of the new service, Jayant Jha– CEO and Co-Founder of Yaantra said: “We are extremely pleased and excited to announce the launch of our doorstep repair service. This innovative service will give millennials, in particular, a lot of relief, as mobile phones have now become an integral part of their daily lives. Despite this growing importance of mobile phones, it often becomes difficult to find a trusted and convenient mobile repair service in case they break or become dysfunctional. Through the ‘Yaantra’ app or website, customers can easily register themselves and inform us regarding a repair request.Basis this, a team will be
at their doorstep shortly within the same day to provide a host of quick and comprehensive solutions. We want to make e mobile repair as easy and trusted as ordering food online.”
Yaantra, (operated by GadgetwoodeServices Pvt. Ltd) was recently awarded the Best SME in the IT, ITes and Startups category in ‘Leaders of Tomorrow Awards’ by ET Now, held in New Delhi.
Yaantra has had an incredible growth story and has soon emerged over the last five years as one of India’s fastest growing mobile repair service, refurb and resale service provider. The brand has grown from a smaller organisation to a big firm and has effectively changed the way it does its business. Rising from a 23-year old business into a big firm reaching out a huge audience with a great vision and diligent work.
Yaantra has brought about $3.1 million up in its round of financing from existing speculators Carpediem Capital Partners and Duane Park in 2017. They had last raised $6 million from a comparable course of action of examiners in September 2016. In April 2015, it raised its fundamental seed financing from examiners by methods for the Indian Angel Network.
Yaantra is India’s most trusted digital destination for making a mobile repair, refurb, and resale more accessible. Yaantra, earlier known as Gadgetwood, marked its presence in 2013 to create a digital model for smartphone services in an otherwise fragmented industry. Within a span of five years, the brand has experienced an incredible growth story. With an unprecedented year-on-year 600% growth, the brand has rapidly expanded its presence across India via a strong retail network as well as growing their own capabilities. Geographically, Yaantra has developed self-owned service centres in over 7 cities and are available in 250 cities with 30,000 retail partners in 14,000 pin codes across the country.
Yaantra started with an annual track of repair & refurb of approximately 8000 smartphones; today they average 50,000 mobile phones per month. The key success factor has been the brand’s attention to creating trust via quality with a self-developed standard process of 36 quality checkpoints as well as a minimum 6 months warranty on all resold products.