Ontario Teachers’ fund backs Indian logistics unicorn Xpressbees in $80 million funding

Xpressbees, an Indian logistics agency that functions with many e-commerce companies in the state, has raised $80 million in a new funding round led by Ontario Teachers’ late-stage enterprise progress fund amid a surge in the country’s online buying exercise.

The Canadian pension fund has obtained a stake in the Pune-headquartered startup at about $1.4 billion valuation, the similar worth at which the startup lifted a Sequence F tranche previously. With the most up-to-date investment decision spherical, Xpressbees’ cumulative funding has reached close to $680 million. It did not share a name for the spherical, and also didn’t disclose how a lot of the new raise arrived through secondary transactions.

Xpressbees, which also counts Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah, TPG, Alibaba and Blackstone amid backers, operates with extra than 1,000 purchasers — which include fiscal and e-commerce providers huge Paytm, social commerce startup Meesho, eyewear vendor Lenskart, mobile phone maker Xiaomi and on line pharmacy NetMeds — to deliver their products and solutions across the region.

It has existence in more than 2,000 towns and cities and it procedures much more than 2.5 million orders a day. The loss-earning startup posted a income of about $300 million in the fiscal 12 months ending March. The arrival of the Canadian pension fund is indicative that Xpressbees is readying itself for an initial general public featuring inside of a 12 months to two.

Xpressbees begun its journey inside of FirstCry, an e-commerce for newborn items, in 2012. But in 2015, it turned an unbiased organization with Amitava Saha, co-founder and main functioning officer of FirstCry, shifting out of FirstCry to develop into main government of Xpressbees. Supam Maheshwari, who co-launched FirstCry and serves as its chief government, is the other co-founder of Xpressbees.

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[Research Report 2023] E-Commerce Logistics Market Industry Overview, Key Players, Growth, Competitive Landscape from 2023-2032

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Published April 21, 2023

“According to the study report, the world wide e-commerce logistics market was valued at USD 438.18 billion in 2021 and is predicted to arrive at USD 1,941.17 billion by 2030, to expand at a CAGR of 17.6% for the duration of the forecast time period.”

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“It is predicted that the E-Commerce Logistics Marketplace will knowledge a noteworthy enlargement in the foreseeable long term. This development can be attributed to different aspects, such as a increase in particular person paying out, elevated urbanization around the entire world, and better adoption of ground breaking technologies. The current market evaluation also normally takes into account the prospective impression of governmental and market laws on the marketplace.

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Scott Bairstow appointed Head of Aerospace Business Development at Unipart Logistics

OXFORD, England, Jan. 20, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Scott Bairstow has been appointed Head of Aerospace Enterprise Improvement at Unipart Logistics.

Scott brings an substantial Aerospace field history and awareness acquired from around 15 several years functioning in the sector in former roles including Head of Programmes at Northwest Aerospace Alliance (NWAA) main the Aerospace Source Chain Excellence 2 programme and via his Business Development role at the Northwest Regional Advancement Company (NWDA).

Scott Bairstow, Head of Aerospace Business Improvement, Unipart Logistics explained:

“The Aerospace sector is rebounding with positive optimism from the pandemic and is gearing up ready to embrace the problem of the vital future Jet Zero targets (Division of Transportation method to produce Net Zero aviation by 2050).

“I am delighted to be a part of Unipart Logistics and am energized to have interaction with new prospects requiring impressive logistics solutions, based on the ideas of method excellence, planet-course protection and sustainability criteria.

“Implementing these Unipart Way ideas will enable Aerospace shoppers to obtain resilient, effective, superior-executing offer chains in reaction to the forthcoming sector issues.”

Simon Wheelton, Director, Aerospace, Defence & Utilities, Unipart Logistics mentioned:

“Scott joins at a genuinely exciting time for Unipart, pursuing the current award of our multi-calendar year generation logistics contract with Airbus.

“I am delighted to insert Scott’s considerable expertise to the enterprise and glimpse ahead to operating with him and customers in the Aerospace sector who want to collaborate with a source chain lover that is uniquely put, by a mixture of market and source chain knowledge, innovation and culture, to produce transformational, finest practice remedies throughout the conclusion-to-close benefit chain for aerospace creation logistics.”

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Unipart Logistics is portion of the Unipart Group, a private enterprise recognized in 1987 delivering Logistics,

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Cross-border E-commerce Logistics Market: Segmentation by Service (transportation, warehousing, and others) and Geography (APAC, North America, Europe, South America, and MEA)

NEW YORK, Sept. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Cross-border E-commerce Logistics Market is segmented into two categories based on the service (transportation, warehousing, and others) and geography (APAC, North America, Europe, South America, and MEA). The market share is expected to increase by USD 55.47 billion, and the market’s growth momentum will accelerate at a CAGR of 11.71%.

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Cross-border E-commerce Logistics Market Report Highlights:

  1. Market growth 2021-2026: USD 55.47 billion

  2. Growth momentum & CAGR: Accelerate at a CAGR of 11.71%

  3. YoY growth (%): 10.06%

  4. Performing market contribution: APAC at 43%

  5. Key consumer countries: US, China, Japan, Germany, UK, and Canada

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Technavio categorizes the global Cross-border E-commerce Logistics Market as a part of the global Air Freight & Logistics market within the global Industrials market.

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