Even in this technical era also ,most of the people do not believe in online stores.They doubt about the quality of the product,guaranteed delivery,..etc .So inorder to keep those doubts away, LINQ brings online shopping store to the offline physical stores.
SreeRam ,Bits pilani student has worked for Amazon and Uber. His passion to become an entrepreneur made him to resign the job. He then has an idea of starting a offline store. So,in 2016 he started business of selling the required online products to the villagers . He didn’t charge any extra rupees for the services .Approach of customers to this store has increased simultaneously.
He analysed that there is need of these stores in every village and noticed that people in semi-urban, small towns and cities were reluctant to shop online.
So ,Started LINQ by collaborating with Anirudh, Yashwanth ,Arunteja . LINQ has only the large screens,computers connected to the internet to browse ecommerce sites. LINQ store assistant will help the customers to fetch their product according to their needs and with best price .The store also showcases sample products, thereby, enabling a customer to check the quality of the product before purchasing. The store also provides its customers with exchange and money-return policy. LinQ has partnered with various e-commerce services .
LINQ is expanding its empire with the franchises .Its implementing 1 store per tier 2 cities in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Now LINQ stores are about 450.Recently ,within the span of 3 months it has launched more 300 stores.
Arun said ,” LinQ is creating entrepreneurs by helping them to convert their passion into a profession. We can proudly say that we have created our space in this eco-system with ‘zero cash burn’ till date. We wanted like-minded people to join us, individuals who wanted to settle down in their home towns with a good business opportunity, and who saw themselves as entrepreneurs in the technology space. ” By the end of this year ,LINQ aims to have 2000 stores.
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