And the Hottest Indian Ecommerce Startups, Esparks of 2011 Are ...

Saturday December 17, 2011,

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We are delighted to unveil The Esparks of 2011!! Esparks is our initiative to provide a definitive platform for early stage entrepreneurs in the e-commerce space, in India. These 12 ecommerce startups were chosen from 227 registered companies. These startups were chosen by a panel of judges and represent the next crop of promising ecommerce related startups from India. These startups will be shaping the way we buy and spend online.

It’s a b2b portal which promotes Indian businessman as a seller. It provides services such as dynamic and unlimited showroom pages cum catalogue, lead generation, lead on demand and online promotion.

Travel Yaari is not only an online travel agency, it is also an enabler of bus travel industry in India. Travelyaari is a 100% real time bus tickets booking service. Read More |


India Hotel Review is India’s largest Online Travel Agency for budget travel across India and exclusively for Tier II, Tier III cities and towns in India. IHR covers more than 11000 hotels spread across 1100 destinations and at the same time more than 500 low cost tours are covered. Read More |

Ola Cabs is a marketplace for all types of cabs and car rentals. It's very simple: You enter your city and your need. They search the available inventory of their partners and provide you with a list of results and prices of different available cars from different operators. You can see the rating of the operator, what other customers said of them, and then book it on Read More |


It is an innovative online platform for education. Students and parents can visit the portal and submit online application forms of various institutes along with making online payment of form fee. This saves a lot of time for them as they are able to submit multiple application forms of various institutes from a single online portal. Today, many institutes along with some universities are using to manage their pre admission process in an effective paperless manner.


Offergrid is a location aware distribution platform for deal and coupon suppliers, and a marketplace for resellers and publishers (mobile and web). It moves the sales needle for the deal suppliers and takes them to a consumer reach which they otherwise wouldn't have. This saves capital expense for the publishers in sourcing the deals. is an online aggregator for restaurants and other food providers. It offers exclusive special offers to its customers and interactive features such as reviews and liking items. Users log on to the site, select an area of delivery and view a list of food spots that deliver to them. They click on items from the online menu, customize them as per their requirement, and the food is delivered at their doorstep. is a free of cost delivery option for customers and they can pay online through credit/ debit cards or net banking, or cash on delivery for the food.

GiftcardsIndia has fast become the largest online retailer of gift vouchers in India. It has over 130 of India’s top brands signed up. They have sold 40 k cards in the first 8 months.

BundleBaazi is a novel online retail concept that offers unique value proposition and convenience in shopping to its customers. By selecting two or more items across different product categories and different BundleBaazi stores users get a discount on the bundle. is a platform which brings together agents with best deals as per the customers travel needs. When a traveler submits his trip request, he gets 4-5 competing quotes from best travel agents for his requirements. This facilitates the traveler to compare and choose the best deal without any hassles. Read More |

Jusbill is a super easy cloud based billing and invoicing application designed for the Indian Small businesses. It allows manufacturers, traders and services companies to carry out their billing & invoicing, order tracking, payable & receivables management and general customer & supplier management.

Mob eCommerce

Mob eCommerce is an instant solution to take eCommerce stores to the hands of Smart Phone Users. Using Mob eCommerce products, their clients can launch the mobile version of the eCommerce shopping cart in the Apple (ITunes) App Store and Android Markets; thus enabling the buyers to access the product anywhere anytime.

We at thank our sponsors and partners Sequoia Capital, Microsoft, One97, MartJack, txtWeb and CNBC TV18 Young Turks for supporting us throughout this journey.