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Fabric of Fortune

Bhavin Parikh transformed his father's small shirt shop in Ahmedabad into Globe Textiles, a Rs 431 crore turnover company. Starting in 2011,he expanded into a wide array of textiles, from denim fabrics to readymade garments and yarns, says Shyla F

Pepper’s Hot Journey

Amulya Nagaraj and Roshan Mohan built Pepper Communication Group that was started with just Rs 6,000 into a Rs 5 crore turnover PR firm. Amulya's journalism background and Roshan's PR experience have contributed to their success, says Partho Burman

Wellness Juice Journey

In 2007, Shrawan Daga launched Krishna’s Herbal and Ayurveda with an investment of Rs 5,000, from a 600 sq ft workshop making aloe vera juice. Based in Jodhpur, his business now offers 170 products and has achieved a turnover of Rs 70 crore, says Khimi Thapa

Living London Dream

Growing up in Una, Gujarat, Yash Dubal faced a tough childhood. Migrating to the UK in 2003, he juggled studies and odd jobs. In 2008, he started a visa service business in London, which has now grown into a Rs 40 crore turnover firm, says Shyla F

Sipping Coffee Money

With Rs 23,000, Ganesh Parida launched Future Vending in Bhubaneswar, focusing on coffee vending machines. Offering quality products and good service, he built a Rs 3 crore turnover company, establishing a strong presence in Odisha, says Khimi Thapa

Tough as Leather

Starting Finelines with Rs 10 lakh in 2016, Raghav Kapoor, who first worked in a call centre for a salary of Rs 12,000, has built a Rs 7 crore turnover leather brand that makes bags, wallets, and accessories from premium French leather, says Shyla F

Beating Exam Blues

Manish Mohta founded Learning Spiral Pvt Ltd with Rs 1.85 lakh while doing his final year engineering in 2000. The ed-tech startup leverages IT and AI for exam assessments and has grown into a business with a Rs 31 crore turnover, says Khimi Thapa

Blooming Bamboo Brand

B Vijayaraghavan, a diploma holder from Rajapalayam, started a knitting unit in 1995 in Tiruppur. His business, now making garments and the eco-friendly bamboo fibre innerwear brand Lavos, has achieved Rs 200 crore turnover, says Rama Devi Menon

Sustainable Fashion Diva

Ashita Singhal launched her fashion brand Paiwand in 2018 with Rs 20 lakh, transforming textile waste into sustainable fabrics. Her Noida-based business now has a turnover of Rs 1 crore, and has repurposed 30,000 kg of textile waste, says Shyla F

Success after Setbacks

Kadambari Umapathy, founder of WEDO, turned setbacks into success by creating a support network for women entrepreneurs. Starting with Rs 1 lakh, WEDO now has a turnover of Rs 40 lakh, providing essential resources and mentorship, says Khimi Thapa

Cooler Than Ever

Harshit Aggarwal set up Novamax Air Coolers at age 19 from Greater Noida. Starting from a small rented space, he built Novamax into a Rs 164 crore turnover brand in just six years, revolutionising the commercial air cooler market, says Usha Prasad

Weaving a Dream

Sisters Anuja and Pratanksha Gupta founded Chowkhat in 2020 with just Rs 1 lakh, focusing on chikankari fashion. Despite pandemic challenges, they turned it into a successful fashion brand with a current turnover of Rs 5 crore, says Khimi Thapa

Recycling to Riches

Senthil Sankar, a young entrepreneur from a small town in Tamil Nadu, transformed his father's small business into a Rs 80 crore turnover company. He promotes sustainability and makes eco-friendly T-shirts from recycled PET bottles, says Shyla F

Digital Furniture Brand

Delhi girl Pritika Singh, born into a business family, started Mohh, an online furniture brand, at age 26. Investing Rs 40 lakh, she transformed her venture into a Rs 3.7 crore turnover in four years, relying entirely on digital sales, says Shyla F

Brushing Up Success

Viren Khuller joined his family's business, STIM, in 2015, bringing innovation to the dental care brand founded by his grandfather with Rs. 10,000. Under Viren’s leadership, STIM’s turnover surged from Rs. 80 crore to Rs. 250 crore, says Shyla F

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