UrbanClap, India's largest local services marketplace, has acquired HandyHome, a home appliance
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 HandyHome
team forged partnerships with India's leading home appliance
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, Abhiraj Singh Bhal.
Adding their bit, Akash Goel, CEO, HandyHome
said, "It made a lot more sense to integrate with UrbanClap
and provide a complete range of services to our users. This will give UrbanClap
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."
team has been working with UrbanClap
closely for the past few months, with the legal transaction closing recently.