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Investors Interest in Consumer Products Startups Surged Amid Covid-19
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Investors Interest in Consumer Products Startups Surged Amid Covid-19

Consumer products startups saw funding jump in Q1’20 while fintech industry witnessed one of the worst quarters in years. Consumer products funding was up 36% quarter-over-quarter, garnering $3.3B across 366 deals. Q1’s surge was largely driven by mega-rounds in the alternative proteins, gaming, and fitness spaces.  Lets have a look at the consumer products areas that have seen the most growth amid Covid. 1. Food and beverage Food and beverage startups saw funding soar in Q1’20, raking in $1.3B — more than double the dollars compared to the prior quarter — across 106 deals.  Sustainability and health remained top of mind for investors, with Impossible Foods’ $500M Series F coming in as one of the largest deals of the quarter. Alternative protein companies
Why do 90% of Startups Fail?
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Why do 90% of Startups Fail?

Most entrepreneurs think they are building the next big thing and are very much confident about their idea. They have a strong belief of having their startup scale up in no time. In reality, over 90% of them fail. So how can you turn your ideas into reality? Are you solving people's problem and making their lives feel better? Most people fail because they make mistakes that they could have prevented. Preventing them will allow to work on things that actually create value for your customers. Want to build a successful startup? Prevent These Mistakes. Mistake 1- Focus only on building and not on customers. Life is too short to build something nobody wants!- Ash Maurya Try to solve a meaningful problem for other people. Most startups fail because they don't under...
What Do Angel Investors Look For Before Investing in Startups?
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What Do Angel Investors Look For Before Investing in Startups?

Startup Founders should be well prepared when pitching their startup companies to angel investors . The failure to have reasonable answers to the probable questions will decrease the likelihood of the entrepreneur’s company to receive funding and support by investors. The following is a list of key questions all entrepreneurs should be well prepared to answer during their investor pitch:    So, expect that you will need to cover the following: What does the company do?What is unique about the company?What big problem does it solve?How big is the market opportunity?Where are the headquarters?        Opportunity in the Market   You will need to showcase that the market opportunity is meaningfully large and growing. You wi
Best Emerging Startups 2019
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Best Emerging Startups 2019

With each passing day we are heading towards an AI-enabled world and this a great time for tech startups to have an impact on the startup ecosystem. As we all know AI & Robotics will rule the future, many venture capitalists and tech investors are looking forward for all the innovative ideas that can turn into reality. Since there are hundreds of new startups launching every year , the real question is : How can you trace out the best startups that will flourish in 2019 ? We have decided to save you the trouble . Check out the list of the most promising new startups of 2019 based on their success stories, uniqueness and the venture-backed funding they have raised so far. https://www.facebook.com/earlypad/videos/2279380905471523/ Did we miss any of the best startups th...
Funding Series: List of 9 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (15-October to 21-October 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 9 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (15-October to 21-October 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 15-October to 21-October 2018. Altogether there are 9 startups that could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 9 startups – BookmyBai, FarmersFZ and Mynax has secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. myGate Bangalore-based myGate is a mobile-based security management solution for gated premises. · Founded Year: 2016 · Founders: Vivaik Bharadwaaj, · Funding: myGate has secured an amount of Rs. 65 Cr in series A round of funding led by Prime Venture Partners. The startup plans to expand to 10 cities including Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi/NCR and is targeting 10 x growths in 2019 with its funds. Mynvax Bangalore-based Mynva
Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (8-October to 14-October 2018
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Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (8-October to 14-October 2018

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 8-October to 14-October 2018. Altogether there are 10 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 10 startups – RevFin and Sattvaponics has secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. GoZefo Bangalore-based GoZefo an early stage eCommerce startup committed to giving buyers and sellers an absolutely hassle free used furniture shopping experience. · Founded Year: 2015 · Founders: Arjit Gupta, Himesh Joshi, Karan Gupta, Rohit Ramasubramanian · Funding: GoZefo has secured an amount of Rs.210 Million in a venture round of funding led by FJ Labs. ElaWoman New Delhi-based ElaWomen, a data-driven platform which lis
Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (01-October to 07-October 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (01-October to 07-October 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 01-October to 07-October 2018. Altogether there are 10 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 10 startups –Snackible has secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. Cardekho Gurgaon-based Online car classifieds Cardekho is a place where you can read fresh news, and road tests; browse recently shot images and videos, compare car features, prices, and other car specifications. · Founded Year: 2005 ·Founders: Amit Jain, Anurag Jain · Funding: Cardekho has secured an amount of $75 Million in series C round of funding led by Hillhouse Capital Group, Ratan Tata, Times Internet, Dentsu, HDFC Bank and Tybourne. Elas
Funding Series: List of 13 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (10- September to 16-September 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 13 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (10- September to 16-September 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 10-September to 16-September 2018. Altogether there are 13 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 13 startups –BabyChakra, Frubites, 91springboard and LeagueSX has secured an undisclosed amount of funding from their investors. Myra Bangalore-based Myra is a unique health-care solution of technology and operations that makes buying medicines fast and efficient. · Founded Year: 2014 · Founders: Anirudh Coontoor, Faizan Aziz · Funding: Myra has secured an amount of Rs. 8.8 Million in venture round of funding led by Matrix Partners, Dream Incubator and Times Internet. LeagueSX LeagueSX, India’s first football fans e
Funding Series: List of 15 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (27-August to 2-September 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 15 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (27-August to 2-September 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 27-August to 2-September 2018. Altogether there are 15 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Netmeds Chennai-based Netmeds is an online based pharmacy platform, it offers both prescription drugs and over-the- counter medications as well as other health products. · Founded Year: 2010 · Founders: Pradeep Dadha · Funding: NetMeds has secured an amount of $35 Million from Daun Penh Cambodia Group. The funds of the startup will be used to increase awareness through marketing efforts as well as to enhance the customer experience. Droni Tech Mumbai-based Droni Tech manufacture UAVs and develop software to service a range of industr
Funding Series: List of 15 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (11th June – 17th June 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 15 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (11th June – 17th June 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 11 to 17 June 2018. Altogether there are 15 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 15 startups –Theranosis Life Sciences and What’s Up Life have secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. Pivotchain Solutions Pivotal Solutions Pune-based data science company, Pivotchain Solutions provides solutions such as credit scorecards, alternate data scorecards, delinquency prediction, fraud risk management, campaign analytics, supply chain analytics, operations/logistics optimization in real time, among several others. · Founded Year: 2017 · Founders: Deepak Rao, Yogendra Pratap Singh · Funding: MobiKwik has invested Rs 2 cr