As a startup, ugaoo had come across copious challenges pertaining to gathering ‘the team’. The team also had to get into exclusive contracts with India Post to ship plant care items such as insecticides, pesticides and organic fertilizers but with a lot of convincing and supporting documents, they were happy to assist team ugaoo in this process
Launched more than a year ago, ugaoo is growing month over month with more than 75-80 orders a day with an average ticket size of 1600
For the Love of Gardening
Endeavored to sell quality products and making the best of products available in the remotest areas of India, ugaoo is all about making gardening and farming easier for the urban population who have disconnected from their roots of agriculture. Enlightening on the scope of work, Siddhant speaks, “A majority of the urban population wishes to grow plants, use their village land for farming as well deck up their farm houses, apartments and offices with good looking gardens. Although there is a huge demand, there are very few shops dealing in this market. We aim to bridge this gap along with providing thorough knowledge and step by step guidance on how to succeed in productive gardening. We plans on connecting the experts in this field with the layman and help them in their journey towards going green”.
To assist the people yearning to harness their love for gardening, ugaoo offers books, seeds,tools and a platform that provides all the information and support one need to make gardening a hobby or profession. The dedicated
Certainly, ugaoo has the widest and best range of quality seeds that cannot be matched by any local competitors.
“It is our goal to educate and assist all the avid gardeners and farmers with best management practices, on-site workshops, step by step guidance through our knowledge centre,” he adds.
The Success Story
Launched more than a year ago, ugaoo is growing month over month with more than 75-80 orders a day with an average ticket size of 1600. About 2000 additional orders have been catered via e-commerce sites namely Flipkart, Amazon and Shopclues. Growing at a good pace, team Ugaoo is looking to start selling Hybrid Seeds from other popular brands in India who have legitimate breeding programs and superior technology products. They have already developed the ugaoo app that offers great discounts to all the farmers and penetrate into the Tier 2, Tier 3 cities. “This year, we aim to generate at least 10 crores on its own. Our goal is to achieve more than $10 Million in sales in the fiscal year 2018/19,” concludes Siddhant enthusiastically.