We are India’s first eCommerce Marketplace promoting Made in India products and services exclusively for Animals. This is a platform where Manufacturers and Service Providers can directly connect with Consumers. We plan is to cater to products for all domesticated animals starting from Horse to Fish to Birds.
Our research indicates that there is not a single eCommerce Marketplace for Made in India products and services dedicated for Animals. There are many micro, small and medium enterprises in this segment catering to their local area but unable to scale up owing to various challenges they face. Here is a platform that may help them connect to buyers outside their local boundaries.
Q1. What is e-commerce marketplace?
In simple words, e-commerce marketplace is a type of website where product or service information is provided by multiple merchants (manufacturers, sellers etc). Transactions are processed by the marketplace operator (like Bow Bow Products and Services Pvt Ltd). They connect the seller and buyer through various online marketing strategies.
Q2. What exactly is the nature of business of Bow Bow Products and Services Pvt Ltd?
We identify Manufacturers in India producing products for Animals. We also identify various service providers like Trainers, Groomers for Animals. We bring them to our platform to sell their products and services so that they get direct access to consumers.
Q3. Is it related to sale of pet products or sale of pets?
It is related to products for all domesticated animals – Horses, Farm animals, Poultry, Aquaculture and Companion pets. WE ARE NOT INTO THE BUSINESS OF SALE OF PETS.
Q4. What services and what kind of products you deal in?
Products could be Fresh food delivered within a city, packaged food, treats for animals, feed for poultry, accessories like saddle, collar or leash, wellness products etc but all Made in India.
Services could be Horse training, Pet training, Groomers, Walkers, Healers etc
Q5. Do you manufacture the products?
No. We don’t manufacture all the products. We are working on a Marketplace model which means we are connecting Manufacturers or Sellers with Consumers through this portal. Right now we are only manufacturing Baked multi-grain Dog meal viz. SLURP.
Q6. Who all are your competitors?
As we are the first to launch a portal very exclusively dealing with Made in India products and services for Animals, we don’t have a direct competition. However, there are other e-commerce portals selling products for Animals which majorly includes imported products.
Q8. How does the order reach the buyer?
Once a confirmed order is placed on www.bowbow.net.in and payment received, the order will be executed by the Merchant. We have tied up with a reputed Courier Partner who will take care of the delivery logistics
Q9. What all categories of Animals are covered?
All domesticated animals – Horses, Farm animals, Poultry, Aqua culture to Companion pets like Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Birds, Fish etc.
Q10. What kind of animal welfare will you be doing?
We would tie up with reputed NGO’s/Foundation who are doing dedicated work in rescue and remedial treatment for Animals. Anybody who does qualitative and measurable work, we would be helping such organisation so that the required medical help is rendered to the voiceless.
Q12. In how many days will the product reach us?
It varies from product to product which will be displayed against each Merchant/Product
Q13. How will be the quality of the products because we don’t want to take risk when it comes to health of our pets?
We are doing our due diligence to identify manufacturers who are in the business for a while. However, that doesn’t mean we are ignoring other start-ups. Quality will be taken care of by the Merchant. If there is an unfortunate incident with the product, there are returns policies defined (link to buyer t&c)
Q14. What would be the mode of payment?
We are promoting Government of India’s Digital Payment initiative. As such we are not allowing CoD. All payments will be through Netbanking or Credit Card. We have tied up with PayU Payment Services.
Q15. In what form will you provide services to our pets?
We are not going to directly provide any services. We will be connecting you to various service providers in your city
Q16. How do we contact you if there are any further queries?
The helpline number is displayed on the home page on top. Apartment from this, we have also a form that you can fill up which will automatically come to us.
In order to help promote quality products and services, the dedicated team at Bow Bow Products & Services Pvt Ltd is giving focused attention to micro, small, medium and large entities producing Animal food, accessories and animal care products in India.
This is a small beginning and we are trying our best to connect quality conscious vendors directly to the consumers through this entity. Read More