New Delhi, 10th December 2019: Urban Company, India’s leading home services marketplace, signed up with the leading e-commerce and supply chain enablement platform Unicommerce, for warehouse management to manage the supply chain for goods being delivered to their service partners.
Urban Company enables consumers to hire premium service professionals, from beauticians and masseurs to appliance technicians, carpenters, yoga trainers and more. The company has a partner network of more than 20,000 micro-entrepreneurs who are provided product and consumables support. It has signed up Unicommerce to streamline supply chain and logistics over a network of 4 warehouses and 12 city stores.
Unicommerce’s warehouse management solution will enable Urban Company to manage its warehouse operations seamlessly. All workflows including returns, item-based picking, logistics management etc. can be managed through an intuitive app, which can be easily adopted by the entire warehouse staff.
The app will ensure faster operations leading to improved service levels for Urban Company. It will also allow Urban Company to track inventory ensuring smoother operations.
“We are now seeing increased e-commerce penetration across not only products but also services, and thus we are ensuring that our solutions are robust and flexible to adapt to new use cases. We already have a very scalable platform which is used to process more than 120 million shipments every year, and thus we want to ensure that such a scalable platform can be seamlessly deployed across new industries and paradigms.” says, Kapil Makhija, CEO, Unicommerce.
Abhiraj Bhal, CEO of Urban Company, said, “As we scale up our operations, it is important to invest in the right technology partners. With a robust and scalable solution like Unicommerce as our warehouse management solution, we are confident our supply chain operations will become more seamless.”
Established in 2012, Unicommerce is the Indian market leader in e-commerce enablement software for multi-channel, warehouse management, and omnichannel services.
Unicommerce has emerged as one of the most preferred middleware solutions as it serves over 10,000 registered customers across India, Middle East, South East Asia and South Asia with an average relationship of 3+ years with enterprise customers. Some of its key clientele includes Forever New, Chumbak, Liberty Shoes, Kaff, GNC, Metro Shoes, Aks Clothing, Brand Studio among many others.
Its platform is also seamlessly integrated with more than 100 partners across marketplaces, logistics providers and ERP systems. Few of the key platform partners of Unicommerce are Amazon, Flipkart, Myntra, Shopify, Magento, Delhivery, FedEx, Blue Dart, DTDC, SAP, Oracle, Tally, Microsoft Dynamics Navision, among many others.
About Urban Company
Founded in Nov 2014, Urban Company is India and the UAE’s largest home services company. The company offers services such as beauty and spa at home, cleaning, plumbing, carpentry, appliance repair, painting, and more, through its mobile app and website. It operates in 14 cities in India (including Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi NCR, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Ludhiana, Lucknow, Vadodara, Visakhapatnam) and 3 international markets (Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sydney). It has a partner network of over 20,000 hand-picked service professionals, who are provided financing, training, and product or consumables support. This full-stack approach helps the company live up to its promise of delivering high-quality, delightful services at home.