Swadeshi Shopping Unique Social-Commerce Site
The culture of e-Commerce in India has significantly widened the geographical reach of
Merchants and boon for big market players. Through this platform the big shots are getting
Benefited and by offering competitive price with alluring discounts and attractive offers.,
they are promoting their business houses; massively. But, the small-scale manufacturers and
producers from rural & tribal India are unable to sell their product or scale up because of
formidable marketing and promotion expenses on one hand and increasing costs of
production on the other.
Supported by Government of India, swadeshishopping.com is recognized by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry under the STARTUP INDIA initiative. swadeshishopping.com is connecting micro and small-scale manufacturers & producers from rural and tribal India with the international market place, through its special set up mission “PROMOTING INDIA”- a collaboration of Government initiative and beneficiary.
MINISTRY OF AYUSH has invited Swadeshi Shopping to promote AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga,
Unani, Siddha, and Herbal) products on national & international level and to impanel the
AYUSH PRODUCTS on swadeshishopping.com.
Looking at the achievements, Government of Rajasthan invited Swadeshi Shopping as its training partner for Export Import Training to artists & entrepreneurs and to impanel of 33,000 artisans from Udyog Bhavan, Kota.
This Unique Concept is attracting the NRIs, and they are making approach to invest in & keen to promote indigenous Indian products in European and Western markets; through this platform. swadeshishopping.com is India’s first indigenous Social Commerce website; a marketplace, which is not only connecting the unorganized potential sectors of rural India with the global marketplace but also promote them on national & international level through events, trade shows, and seminars; to showcase the indigenous MADE IN INDIA products that reflects the rich & vibrant cultural heritage and diversity of India. Using a marketplace model to capture the regional variations of India, this is the first digital marketplace to discover “exclusive indigenous Indian products” including handmade, vintage, ethnic, organic and natural products from every corner of the country.
swadeshishopping.com is brainchild of Mr. Shrikant Lachake, who says, “the vision behind adaptation of Social Commerce platform for grass root level manufacturers/producers, is to bring out the potential unorganized indigenous sector of India, and to showcase their impeccable work on international level, this will not only boost their livelihood but increase India’s foreign exchange rate; this Digital India inspired model is for generating huge employment opportunities”. Swadeshi Shopping planning to Provide Social venture Fund between Rs.50,000 to Rs.10,00,000 through this Social Commerce site, to help Small Manufacturer in raising funds for Team Building, Creativity, Production and Marketing.
He further adds, “Our mission is to restore the lost Glory of Indian Golden Era, by channeling this widespread massive informal sector and providing them the government support, so that, we can promote them on international marketplace through various local & global channels. It is the time that we must showcase India’s colorful culture heritage, traditions, art & crafts, and health sectors across the world, and let the world “see” that India, still, is a GOLDEN BIRD”.
Swadeshi Shopping is the only SOCIAL COMMERCE WEBSITE OF IN THE NATION, which is dedicated to the feeling and pride of ‘Swadeshi’ and believes in the empowerment of the Indian masses through sustainable business practices. In addition to this, all the business standards and projects initiated by the organization also take social impacts into consideration along with environmental sustainability. The company is dedicated to the development of the under privileged and grass root level of society
We believe this journey will not only help artisans of India, but will also improve the quality of life of the rural people by alleviating poverty, and will boost the overall economy of
India, as majority of the poor reside in the rural areas. And would also, help customers
discover and buy products which they otherwise are not able to do.