Yaantra has launched its doorstep repair service in Delhi-NCR, and plans to extend this service to Bengaluru, Pune, Chennai and other neighboring 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 repair services 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-Founderof 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 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 dayto provide a host of quick and comprehensive solutions. We want to makthe 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, refurb and resale service provider. Emerging from a traditionally unorganized and fragmented market, the brand has successfully integrated resources both online and in brick and mortar retail to make smart devices affordable and accessible. Emerging from three 23-year-old young entrepreneurs, the success and immense reach of the brand is the result of their clear vision and hard work.
Yaantra, has successfully raised $3.1 million (about Rs 20 crore) in its fourth round of funding from existing investors Carpediem Capital Partners and Duane Park in 2017. They had last raised $6 million from the same set of investors in September 2016. In April 2015, it raised its initial seed funding from investors via the Indian Angel Network.