Nexus Venture Partners has invested Rs 7 Cr in MagicRooms Solutions Private Limited. www.MagicRooms.in - the online platform of the company offers online hotel bookings.
MagicRooms was founded by Niranjan Gupta in 2009. He is also the founder of www.flightraja.com, B2B airline booking website.
The company is launching a web based Global Distribution System of hotel rooms. Through the web-based hotel GDS, the company will offer inventory of hotels and service apartments across the country to travel agents on pan-India basis. The hotel will need to pay a service charge to Magicrooms.
Myntra, part of the Flipkart Online Services Pvt Ltd, has acquired the online fashion platform Jabong from the Global Fashion Group. The $70 million deal will see the creation of one of the biggest online fashion platforms in India. The combined online retailers will have the distinction of becoming the largest e-commerce marketplace in the country.