Dozens of D2C company founders are set to engage in discussions covering customer acquisition strategies, operational efficiency, scalability, brand development, investment, and product innovation
Chennai, July 28th, 2023: Simpl, India’s foremost Checkout Network, today announced the 13th edition of its first-ever community-based start-up founders meet – D2C Unlocked in Chennai, to be held on July 27. The event will provide a platform for the founders of D2C companies to engage in insightful discussions, share strategies, and exchange best practices to empower D2C brands across Tamil Nadu.
Attendees of the first-ever D2C Unlocked meet in Chennai will have the opportunity to interact with industry peers and experts through a dynamic panel discussion on Building and Scaling Your D2C Brands. Industry leaders like Anand Krishnamoorthy, Director at Wedtree Group, Vasanth Tamilselvan, Founder of Ariro Toys and a Shark Tank India winner, and Vikram Kankaria, CEO, Fashor will share their experiences and their journey towards becoming successful D2C Brands. In addition, the event will also witness the confluence of founder of Indus Valley Madhumita, Sooraj Gunaseelan founder of Gabicci also coming for this meetup along with the 40+ other brands in Chennai.
The event will offer the founders of D2C enterprises a forum to engage in deliberations about brand growth and expansion while exploring strategies, insights, and best practices to propel the growth of their D2C brands in the Chennai region.
Nitya Sharma, Founder and CEO, Simpl said, “Chennai is a thriving hub for startups, and plays a crucial role in Tamil Nadu’s vision of achieving a $1 trillion economy by 2030. As an ecosystem focused organisation, we are committed to empowering small businesses including D2C merchants across the state through various initiatives including our community-based founders meet- D2C Unlocked. The congregation aims to foster collaboration, exchange innovative ideas, and empower D2C entrepreneurs through knowledge sharing. We are excited to host our first ever founders meet in Chennai as the state has emerged as one of the fastest growing hubs for small business in the country”.
Simpl, preferred by over 26,000 merchants and millions of customers nationwide, is dedicated to fostering a strong community and supporting entrepreneurs. As a testament to its commitment towards promoting the growth of D2C brands, Simpl has introduced a game-changing Booster Package exclusively tailored for Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) brands. The package encompasses a wide range of essential services, including digital marketing, e-commerce consulting, credit access, and legal support at subsidised rates, reinforcing Simpl’s dedication to supporting businesses and propelling their growth.
As per industry reports, the Indian D2C market reached approximately $12 billion in 2022 and is projected to surpass $60 billion by 2027. With evolving consumer preferences, rising investments, and technological advancements, the D2C sector offers immense growth prospects. Simpl is committed to leading this transformation by providing extensive support to D2C merchants, encompassing credit access, discoverability, and seamless payments.