Jul 6, 2015

SCRAPCROW A STARTUP THAT BUILT ONLINE PLATFORM TO SELL SCRAP

SCRAPCROW  A STARTUP THAT BUILT ONLINE PLATFORM TO SELL SCRAP


Scrapcrow.com is an online platform started by IIT Mumbai Grads for disposing one’s scrap/household waste in a convenient and transparent manner. It's one more idea from Powai Valley after Housing.com, TinyOwl, HandyHome. Powai Valley is becoming the testing ground for B2C start-ups.

Startup Type:
Scrap Aggregator, Technology , Sell/Buy portal

What Big PROBLEM is Scrapcrow solving?
They aim to solve the common man’s problems related to scrap disposal, promote Go Green initiative and eliminate middlemen.

What gaps did Scrapcrow identify in Scrap industry?
  • No formal booking system for collection of scrap
  • Dependency on neighborhood scrap dealer
  • Unorganized sector
  • Monopoly & Illegal practices prevail
How are they solving this problem?
Scrapcrow acts as an aggregator for scrap dealers and lets the customers find and call a scrap dealer.

Who are using Scrapcrow.com?
Professionals, students, institutions and retail shops.

Traction
1 month of Operation
70+ customers

Co-Founders
Rajat
Devesh Verma
Ihtisham Khan
Pranav Kumar

Current operations
Powai , Mumbai

Future Plans
To provide shredding and data sanitation facility for the companies.

Other Startups in this Space
Attero
TheKabadiwala
Paperman


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