19 December 2023, Mumbai:
Kirana Friends, the mobile application that has been helping Kirana store owners transform the way they run their stores, is delighted to announce its dedicated initiative to empower Kirana store owners with comprehensive business planning assistance to foster growth and sustainability in an ever-evolving market.
2023 has been a tremendous year for the retail sector which has witnessed 17% substantial growth compared to the Covid era. Kirana Friends recognizes the vital role Kirana stores play in local communities and aims to help store owners navigate the challenges and opportunities of their business.
In today’s competitive landscape, Kirana store owners face various challenges, including increasing competition from modern retail chains and e-commerce platforms. To thrive in this environment, store owners need strategic business plans that can help them adapt, grow, and succeed
“Kirana store owners are the backbone of local communities. We believe that by offering them personalized business planning assistance, we can empower them to not only survive but thrive in today’s dynamic market. It’s essential for Kirana store owners to be well-informed about the latest news and trends that impact their business. We are committed to providing them with the knowledge and resources they need to achieve success.” – Akash Vishwakarma, from Kirana Friends.
Key Features of Kirana Friends’ Business Planning Assistance:
- Personalized Business Plans: Kirana Friends provides tailored business plans based on the specific needs and goals of individual Kirana stores.
- Market Insights: Stay updated with the latest industry news, market trends, and consumer preferences to make informed decisions.
- Financial Guidance: Receive expert financial advice and guidance to optimize your store’s profitability.
- Inventory Management: Learn effective inventory management techniques to reduce waste and increase sales.
- Technology Integration: Explore opportunities to leverage technology for improved operations and customer engagement.
- Community Support: Connect with a community of fellow Kirana store owners to share experiences and best practices.
Kirana Friends is committed to supporting the growth and prosperity of Kirana stores, ensuring they remain vital contributors to local communities. With the right business planning and access to timely information, Kirana store owners can continue to serve their customers effectively and adapt to the changing retail landscape.
About Kirana Friends
Kirana Friends is a community of Kirana owners, operators, consultants & experts helping each other improve their business. We have developed a platform to help and support the growth of Kirana stores in India. The platform is supported by individuals who carry the experience of assisting 400+ Kirana stores and supermarkets to increase their business in India.
We’re a 100,000+ user community and part of the Google Appscale Academy 2023 cohort