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Pinterest's Place Pins announcement drives 'hyperlocal' into the mainstream
If you were in any doubt about this being the year that 'hyperlocal' became mainstream, surely Pinterest's recent announcement that it is drawing in local business information from Foursquare, to enhance the location information contained within its …
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Can online grocery and hyperlocal delivery services eat into local markets pie?
The digital banyas are of two types, too: the ecommerce players who stock up food and beverages and deliver them to your doorstep; and then there are the rash of well-funded hyperlocal ventures, which pick up groceries from a clutch of stores in the …
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Undaunted by others' setbacks, Brockton startup targets hyperlocal news
Less than a decade ago, hyperlocal websites were hailed by some media analysts as the future of news. Combining longstanding neighborhood interests with new capabilities made possible by the Internet — cheap, instant publication and reader interaction …
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How hyper-local logistics startups are the new attraction for investors

How hyper-local logistics startups are the new attraction for investors
If they are going to do delivery, it will be hyper-local delivery," said Albinder Dhindsa, cofounder and CEO of Grofers, which started as a logistics company before pivoting to serve end-customers by sourcing products through neighbourhood stores.
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IIT Bombay alumni join hands to start hyperlocal platform for doorstep
All the essentials like milk, bread, eggs as well as other fresh produce like vegetables and fruit are provided under this model. As the company follows a hyperlocal model, everything is available on order within a few hours. “Customers place a default …
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The new rage of hyperlocal startups
Incubated in Sunrise Starup Village, Quickpebbles is just one of the hyperlocal startups that have come up in the city bridging the demand-supply gap. The hyperlocal startup space has gone through a rapid evolution in the country in a short span of time.
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New Whidbey nonprofit helps elderly age in place
One of the big differences between the two is that South Whidbey at Home is hyperlocal where Senior Services' territory is county-wide. Also, the nonprofit will operate under a paid membership, she said. Overall, Weiser said it's a welcome addition to …
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With 200% MoM growth, hyperlocal services marketplace Qyk has raised Pre
Qyk, a Bengaluru-based hyperlocal mobile marketplace has raised a round of pre-Series A investment by Growx Ventures. This is the second round of investment this hyperlocal startup has raised. Earlier in March, this mobile marketplace had raised a seed …
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e-commerce portal AskmeBazaar goes 'hyperlocal' in UP
e-commerce portal AskmeBazaar.com today launched its hyperlocal format in Uttar Pradesh, which provides an online meeting place for local buyers and sellers. The format has been launched in Lucknow, Kanpur and Varanasi in UP. The company is offering …
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Hyperlocal startup DropKaffe raises 0k in funding
Hyperlocal startup DropKaffe raises $ 300k in funding With a menu that changes every day and comprises a range of coffees and accompaniments to go with it, the company currently has two full fulfilment centres in Koramangala and Indiranagar to cater to …
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Service centric hyperlocal platform Timesaverz secures INR 15 Cr from Unilazer
While newly floated service focused hyperlocal startups are raising VCs money in galore this year, one of the earliest evangelizer of this space Timesaverz has just announced $ 2.5 million (INR 15 crore) Series A from Ronnie Screwvala's investment arm …
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The profit potential of hyperlocal ads
The profit potential of hyperlocal ads. E-Commerce 0 comments. Adam Grow By Adam Grow SVP display, Rakuten Marketing. Marketers can identify where consumers are via their mobile devices and marry that information with customer profiles to identify …
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