Walmart Backs Supply Chain Startup Ninjacart With $50 Mn Funding

Ninjacart, a fresh produce supply chain startup, has been backed by Walmart with an investment of USD 50 Mn, according to the reports today. An ET report suggested that the startup would receive the first tranche of USD 10 Mn in the next three weeks and the US-based retail company would get a board seat in Ninjacart.

Source: INC42



Venture Catalysts Launches INR 300 Cr 9Unicorns Fund Focused On Early Stage Startups

Venture Catalysts, a Mumbai-based integrated incubator, has announced the launch of its USD 43.41 Mn 9Unicorns Fund.

Source: INC42



MyPetrolPump raises $1.62 million from Venture Highway and Y Combinator

MyPetrolPump, a Bengaluru-based fuel delivery service platform, has raised USD 1.62 Mn as a part of its seed funding round led by Venture Highway Capital, as well as participation from Y Combinator, a US-based seed accelerator.




Healthcare services aggregator Plunes raises angel funding

Plunes Technologies Pvt. Ltd., which provides healthcare services and medical solutions by aggregating doctors and other healthcare service providers, has raised USD 120,000 from multiple HNIs as part of its ongoing seed round, said in a statement on Tuesday.



Home Services

Tiger Global leads $75 mn funding round in UrbanClap

Tiger-Global, the US-based investment firm has led a Series E funding round of USD 75 Million in UrbanClap Technologies Pvt. Ltd., a startup that operates in the home services marketplace.




PE firm Affirma Capital to invest $50m in India’s Tirupati Group

Tirupati Group, nutraceuticals-focused contract research, and manufacturing company are in talks to raise USD 50 Million from the newly-created GP spinout of Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE), Affirma Capital.