Laundry Startup UClean raises INR 4Crores in pre- Series A funding

UClean, India’s largest integrated laundry and cleaning solutions company announced its second round of pre- series A funding of INR 4 Crores from US based angel investor, Anubhav Chopra. Further, Anubhav has also invested in setting up the first ever “UClean Select” store. UClean Select is the dry cleaning offering from the UClean stable which offers premium dry cleaning for clothes and bags.  The first ever UClean Select store has come up in the posh Defence Colony area of  New Delhi and marks the entry of UClean in the dry clean segment. UClean also launched its Android and iOS apps for convenience of last minute bookings and quick door step services.  Brand ambassadors and UClean strategic partners Soha Ali Khan & Kunal Khemu inaugurated the first UClean Select store.

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UClean was incubated in October 2016 by initial seed investment from Franchise India and continues to grow very aggressively through the franchising route.

 

 

Mr. Arunabh Sinha, UClean, Founder and CEO, informed about the successful closure of the second round of funding from  Mr. Anubhav Chopra along with the overwhelming response  received from the customers in various cities since the company inception. The idea has always been to build UClean as a hyperlocal neighbourhood concept, powered in the front end by technology. He also announced the introduction of Android and iOS apps for their services for the end-user convenience. The app helps the customers avail pick & drop services from the comfort of their homes just through the click of a button.

He further added, that at UClean, they strive to cater to all the cleaning requirements inside a household and are delighted to launch ‘UClean Select’, the first ever ‘Dry Cleaning store’ that will create cleaner and safer environment.  UClean Select  would be built on the lines of UClean through the franchise route and would be targeting around 50 franchises of UClean Select by 2020.

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Mr. Anubhav Chopra, Angel investor and Founder, Thinking Deals and Mr. Gaurav Marya, Chairman, Franchise India were amongst the other dignitaries present at the event.

 

 

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