Interviews Archive

[Seller Interview] Daily deals to manufacturing Mobile handsets- Ashutosh Valani’s ecommerce journey!

When I first spoke to 28 year old Ashutosh Valani from Ahmedabad and asked him, “So you are an online seller what do you sell?” he said “You name...

[Seller Interview] How Ayush got addicted to the easiest way of making money- Online Selling!

An afternoon chat with 26 year old Ayush Agarwal is a story that isn’t rare yet interesting. While we read most interviews of veterans in the industry, sometimes it...

Ready inventory helped Raja make an easier market entry

K. Raja was an online shopper first before he joined the other side of the table. While searching for a particular product one day on eBay, the online selling...

[Seller Interview] How did Ankit tackle stock out positions in his online business?

Post studies, Ankit Ravishankar Bansal joined his 25 year-old successful family business, Shree Sanwariya Textiles, into manufacturing sarees and dress materials. When he entered the online selling space, did...

[Seller Interview] Suraj Vazirani- I believed in online selling only when I saw it myself!

In finding a solution for the virus attack in his mobile phone in 2004, Suraj Vazirani stumbled on the idea of adding software-downloading service in his cyber cafes. Eventually,...

Lecturer to Corporate job to Online selling- Dipti Singla’s ecommerce success (Part 2)

In Part 1, Dipti Singla shared the story of how and why she got into online selling. The story of her perseverance, hard work, conviction and optimism is a...

Lecturer to Corporate job to Online selling- Dipti Singla’s ecommerce success (Part 1)

Dipti Singla, happily married with 2 daughters (aged 5 and 12), found her true calling in online selling. Having previously worked in the corporate sector and as a lecturer...

Rs 4,000 salary to Rs 50 crore business – Vimal Patel’s story

Getting thrown out of home for rowdy behavior is probably not an exceptional case in our country with billions of people, a lot of them with not-so-normal childhoods which...

[Seller Interview] How a 24 Year Old Built a Solid Online Selling Business

‘Jugaad’ is an Indian term worthy of a mention in the Oxford dictionary. The literal translation of jugaad would be resourcefulness against all odds. But, it’s much more than...

[Seller Interview] The Future For GadgetBucket and Indian E-commerce – Part 2

In the part 1 of this interview, we learnt how Samir Kazi started his whirlwind journey from a call center employee to setting up a successful online selling business....

[Seller Interview] How GadgetBucket Got to 5000+ Orders in 2 Years – Part 1

Until two years ago, Samir Kazi was a Quality Assurance Manager at a reputed call center handling a team of thirty-five executives with a regular income and a great...