An omni-channel brand selling licensed merchandise to passionate Superfans in India.

About Planet Superheroes: Planet Superheroes is a premier omni-channel brand selling licensed merchandise in India. Along with an online channel delivering products all over the country, we also have 25+ retail stores across metro as well as non-metro locations in India. Before our launch in 2014, the comic fan community in India was hungry for a … Continue reading An omni-channel brand selling licensed merchandise to passionate Superfans in India.

Planet Superheroes is on a mission to take over the country one store at a time!

Ready, steady, fly! Planet Superheroes recently announced its store expansion footprint to go beyond the metros of India. With six new retail stores in the last quarter – they have expanded into towns like Jabalpur, Surat, Mangalore, and Vapi making the total count at 25 across India. With 10 more stores opening in the next … Continue reading Planet Superheroes is on a mission to take over the country one store at a time!

Start-up Story: BabyChakra

A man from a small town in Madhya Pradesh asked BabyChakra to help him find a fertility clinic. BabyChakra sent him some recommendations. Last week, a year after his initial message, he shared a picture of two baby girls thanking BabyChakra. He now has a family he thought he would never have. This is just … Continue reading Start-up Story: BabyChakra

Start-up Story: Coutloot

Artha India Ventures’ portfolio company Coutloot recently raised $1 million in a new round of funding that was led by the investment arm of Chinese unicorn CashBUS. The round also saw participation from existing investors, Artha India Ventures and Venture Catalysts. About Coutloot: Coutloot is a Mumbai-based social Consumer-to-consumer tech platform where users can buy … Continue reading Start-up Story: Coutloot

Raising funds from a family office

A family office is often a private company that manages wealth for high net worth families. These families often seek different avenues (such as private equity or venture capital) to invest and grow their familial wealth. The family office is focused on finding the right opportunity, a striking idea that they can empower and take … Continue reading Raising funds from a family office

The Implications of the Safeguard duty

Current scenario:Safeguard duty is a duty that is payable on import of goods which are already being manufactured in India but cost higher than the import. It is imposed by the Central Government on imported goods so that the Indian manufacturers do not suffer from the low-cost goods that are imported from countries like China … Continue reading The Implications of the Safeguard duty

The case against antidumping duty in Solar

solar panels on the ground

The Indian Government is expected to introduce an Anti-Dumping Duty (ADD) on solar cells and modules. It is a duty imposed on foreign goods that are being dumped in the country at unfairly low prices. The reason behind this bold step is nothing but the surge of solar exports seen in the market as well … Continue reading The case against antidumping duty in Solar