Daily Trends Editor

Snapdeal is relaunching Shopo as a mobile app focused goods and services marketplace.

“We are positioning Shopo for India’s 32-million small and medium sellers who necessarily don’t own a business to sell goods,” said Kunal Bahl, CEO at Snapdeal

According to Snapdeal cofounder and chief executive Kunal Bahl, the company will consider adding payment gateways down the line, which will act as a revenue generator.

Shopo will operate as a separate platform, and will be headed by Sandeep Komaravelly, who was earlier senior vice-president, marketing and communications, at Snapdeal

According to Komaravelly, will operate as a zero commission marketplace, and Snapdeal will also not be charging potential sellers registration costs

With Shopo you can:

  • Shop for your favorite items within your locality or across India over 14 categories
  • Chat, Bargain and Buy from the Seller directly
  • Snap, List, Sell – selling experience is as simple as taking a photo
  • Chat with sellers & buyers right from the app to buy and sell
  • Seamlessly set up your own store
  • Share your listings through WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter and many more

How is Shopo helping the Sellers

  • Zero commission
  • No documents required
  • Single click product upload
  • Chat and sell to prospective buyers
  • Request ratings, feedback
  • Improve and share your profile with products that you want to sell

Source: Shopo