The credits received will be used by StylFlip to avail various tools and services from Facebook to further build and market the StylFlip platform to their target audiences. StylFlip also gets to leverage benefits across Facebook’s partners such as Amazon Web Services, Mailchimp, DropBox, Zendesk besides others as well as a suite of open sources and analytics tools.
Zarik Nabi, founder of StylFlip says “We feel very privileged to be selected for the FbStart program as one of the few startups from India and would like to thank the team at Facebook for the opportunity. The credits received will go a long way in helping us build a robust and market leading pre-owned apparel platform. We look forward to all the interacting and more importantly learning from the Facebook team all year long.”
Founded in February 2016, StylFlip is a curated pre-owned marketplace for premium to high street fashion brands. The platform is geared towards sellers and follows a just in time inventory model with items only being picked up from sellers once there is a ready buyer.
So far, StylFlip has about 30,000 users with 50,000 downloads and gets a few hundred listings daily.
FbStart is a global programme aimed at helping mobile startups build and grow their apps. Some of the other Indian companies selected by FbStart include Coutloot, Knudge.me, Videofy, Healofy, Flicksup and Partiko.
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