Freshsharp Raises $125K In Seed Funding From Ok Acquired, Others
Freshsharp, a startup that sells fresh meat, seafood and other fresh animal protein online, has raised $125k in a seed funding round from lead investor Ok Acquired (lending partners by a corporate lending financial services company) and angel Investor Syed Akbar Raza Ahmed & Hussain Ahmad.
As per the startup, the raised funds will be used for financial and technological assistance to elevate their businesses and enhance growth.
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Founded by Majaz Hassan in December 2020, FreshSharp is a Bihar-based startup that offers fresh meat products. FreshSharp claims to deliver 100% Safe, chemical-free, zero preservatives and fresh meats to its customers.
Speaking about the development, Majaz Hassan, CEO & Founder of Freshsharp, said,
“We will use the funds raised to strengthen our ecosystem to meet the necessities of small and traditional vendors, dealers/distributors, farmer communities, processors and retailers. This will further boost disbursements, given the various opportunities that we have at present. We are very humble and thankful to our investors for their trust and are grateful to them for their unstinting backing during our growth phase.”
As per the founder, Freshsharp constantly strives to enable the best of its services through the supply chain, technology, and services for the betterment of farmer communities and traditional businesses.
He added that the startup is also dealing with the B2B segment and have done numerous partnerships with restaurants, hotels, cloud kitchen, and institutions. Additionally, the startup has started expanding its business in Bihar and West Bengal this year.
Commenting on the development, Sujit Jha, Managing Director & CEO of Ok Acquired, said,
“We are delighted to support Freshsharp in its growth journey of empowering small businesses in the meat value chain. Freshsharp plays a significant role in providing new market avenues as well as payment assurance to the suppliers in the meat ecosystem. Their platform provides strength to the local ecosystem players helping them to grow the business without affecting their margins, thus creating a positive impact. We look forward to continuing our participation along their journey.”