PEPPERFRY LAUNCHES ITS NEW STUDIO IN CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU
Pepperfry, the leading ecommerce furniture and home goods
company, announced the launch of its 1st Studio in Selaiyur, Chennai. The offline expansion is in line
with the company’s aim to penetrate into niche markets and strengthen its omnichannel consumer
engagement in home and living space in India. Pepperfry’s studio footprint currently spans across 90+
cities with 200+ studios in the country.
Pepperfry Studios have transformed the furniture retail landscape in India. The company’s omnichannel
strategy is driven by expansion of FOFO studios across the country and it currently works with 90 plus
unique partners. The new studio launched in partnership with WHATISAW INTERIORS PRIVATE
LIMITED, is situated at a prime location at Velachery Road, in Selaiyur, Chennai spanning across a
carpet area of 1520 sq. ft. It offers customers a first-hand experience of an infinite catalogue of furniture
and home products. Customers will get specialized design advice from the company’s interior design
consultants. The studio at Chennai aims at providing a personalized shopping experience tailored to the
unique needs of home and living customers in Tamil Nadu.
Speaking of the launch Amruta Gupta, Business Head – Franchising and Alliances, Pepperfry said,
“We are delighted to launch our new Studio in Chennai in partnership with WHATISAW INTERIORS
PRIVATE LIMITED. Owning a Pepperfry franchise is an entrepreneurial success, and we aim to reach
consumers beyond the larger catchment areas of metropolitan and tier 1 cities. Our franchise partners
include a mix of successful businesses, women entrepreneurs, ex-army officials and first-time
entrepreneurs. Today a large part of our Pepperfry customer interactions leverage AR and virtual product
interactions. With our mission to spark a feeling called home across the world, we endeavor to
consistently deliver great customer service.”
Dinesh C (Owner of Franchise Studio), said, “We are extremely happy to partner with Pepperfry, India’s
leading home and furniture marketplace. Pepperfry has pioneered a truly differentiated omnichannel
business and we are proud to be a part of their journey in creating the largest omnichannel home and
Launched in 2017, Pepperfry franchise business model offers order fulfillment and after sales service by
Pepperfry, support on studio design, launch & set up, operational guidance, marketing, and promotions.
Pepperfry partners with local entrepreneurs who are aware of the hyperlocal demand cycles and trends.
Pepperfry launches about 8-9 franchisees every month.
Pepperfry Accelerator Program was crafted in the year 2021 to expand Pepperfry’s offline footprint. The
big differentiator of this program is the Capex required by franchise partners which starts with INR 15
lakhs. This model is based on 100% price parity and does not require the partner to hold product
inventory, making it a mutually beneficial business association.
Pepperfry is India’s leading ecommerce furniture and home goods company offering customers a diverse
selection of over 120,000 SKUs in over 500+ cities with a consistently great shopping experience. The
Pepperfry managed marketplace helps thousands of entrepreneurs and merchants sell to millions of
discerning customers across India.