Update On :07 June 2016
The fashion marketplace Voonik has launched Vilara, a boutique platform by acquiring designers and boutiques marketplace Zohraa. To strengthen its core offerings in technology and product, it also acquired salon and spa booking App Styl and online silk store Picksilk. By doing so it has entered into the booming ecommerce sector. Vilara will be a one-stop place to shop from thousands of premium boutiques and independent designers and will cater not only to fashion but also home categories.
Voonik has also bought talents from those acquired companies and will add 29 employeesâ€”12 from Zohraa, nine from Styl and eight from Picksilk. By acqui-hiring Zohraa, it got access to a premium supplier network and a passionate team. The founders of Zohraa Sanjeev Jain, Pramod Rathi, Vibhor Tikiya and Darshit Hirani have a rich experience of creating a premium marketplace. With Picksilk on board, it now have access to a highly coveted silk weaver community.
Sujayath Ali, CEO Voonik said that they are very excited about Vilara and the idea of bringing over 1000 boutiques in one place. Styl team gave the immediate impetus to the Vilara App development and Voonik got to market with both web and app within a record time. With these acquisitions, the company has got a significant advantage in penetrating the segment of premium consumers who are willing to pay for high quality, unique lifestyle products.
News Source From : http://www.indianweb2.com/2016/06/06/voonik-launches-vilara-acqui-hires-zohraa-styl-picksilk-com/
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