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UrbanClap acquires HandyHome

The acquisition will give UrbanClap the advantage to leverage HandyHome's strong hold on the appliance repair services space

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

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UrbanClap, India's largest local services marketplace, has acquired HandyHome, a repair or servicing company.

is India's only platform which helps customers book an appliance repair or servicing job, fulfilled by brand or OEM authorized service partners.

"In a short span of time, the team forged partnerships with India's leading OEMs, helping customers access their service network through a simple web and app platform. Given our focus on home services as a category, this acquisition makes a lot of strategic sense for us," said Co-founder of UrbanClap,

Adding their bit, Akash Goel, CEO, said, "It made a lot more sense to integrate with and provide a complete range of services to our users. This will give the advantage to leverage HandyHome's strong hold on the appliance repair services space as well as the OEM tie-ups which have been established."

The team has been working with closely for the past few months, with the legal transaction closing recently.

First Published: Fri, October 07 2016. 13:09 IST
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