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Funding roundup: Flatfurnish, Bikxie, SavvyMob and more

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Gurgaon based Flatfurnish, an online furniture rental store, has raised an undisclosed amount of angel funding from Arun Chandra Mohan, reports VCCircle. It will use the funds to expand into new cities. The company was founded by Jeetesh Agrawal, Jyoti Goyal, and Aritra Saha in late 2015 and lets its users rent furniture, home furnishing, home appliances and electronics along with fitness equipment.

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Fashionablyin, a platform for searching across fashion apparel across wholesalers and other ecommerce and offline platforms, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Ranjan Mahtani. The company aims at organising fragmented suppliers and digitize their catalogs to get them on the platform. Users can rate and review listings. The company claims to have over 2,000 globally registered businesses.

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Bikxie, a bike taxi service, has raised an undisclosed amount of angel funding from two individuals, one from the Middle East and one from India, reports VCCircle. Bikxie will use the funds for expanding in Haryana and on marketing strategies. Founded by Mohit Sharma, Divya Kalia and Dennis Ching this month, the company offers ‘last mile connectivity’ to commuters. It has previously raised seed funding according to the report.

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SavvyMob, an app which offers last minute hotel deals in India, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding led by Mohandas Pai’s Aarin Capital and investors from LetsVenture. It will use the funds for growth and marketing and plans to add hotel inventory from 5,000 hotels across 100 cities in the coming months.

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360Ride, a P2P ride sharing app company, has raised $150,000 in seed funding from an unnamed investor, reports VCCircle. The company will use the funds for marketing and promotions. The company claims that it does 50 rides every day, having completed 3,000 trips so far. It was founded by Lokesh Bevara and Varaprasad Moida as myprepaidtaxi in 2012 and revamped to 360Ride in September last year.

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Wishup, a concierge services startup, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from TracxnLabs, TracxnSyndicate, 500 Startups and Mato Peric, reports NextBigWhat. It plans to use the funding to add members to its technology team and expand to more cities. It offers cake and flowers delivery, food ordering, travel bookings, home and repair services, laundry, cab booking and other professional services.

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