Gurgaon-based online automobile marketplace, Droom, has signed up with service providers in the Road Side Assistance category, including Allianz Worldwide Partners.
Besides, Droom has signed up a number of regional sellers such as Road India (RSA-500 locations), Zaiuto and Gomgarage.
Note: Droom, will allow customers freedom to choose a partner service provider without any bias.
With this development, the company is expected to garner more traction and better customer experience for the online marketplace in this category.
This deal has helped Droom to cover 477 locations across the country where it can provide Road Side Assistance to its consumers. Few of these metropolitan cities include Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Bangalore, Ahmedabad and Pune.
Speaking on the development, Rishab Malik, cofounder and VP of business development for Droom said, “This is a major development that will impact the current fabric of the online automotive industry. With RSA being provided by brands such as Allianz Worldwide and other regional providers, confidence of car buyers from Droom will definitely enhance, leading to greater brand support.”
He further added that the deal justifies and fulfills the brand valuation of all the service providers to the hilt. “We are looking forward to earning huge success with this collaboration and further provide confidence in the buyers regarding the vehicles transacted by Droom.”
Droom was founded in 2014 by former Shopclues CEO Sandeep Aggarwal along with Rishab Malik. It allows users to buy and sell used and new automobiles. It is the only marketplace in India which follows all four models of operating, i.e. B2B, B2C, C2C, C2B.
The company has over 83k+ B2C sellers, 25k+ products, 321k+ listings, INR 6,555 Cr+ in listed GMV, and over 3.9 Mn downloads for mobile apps.
Droom has 12 partners in its RSA services provider channels and 10 partners providing eco-inspector services. Its RSA services will be available in cities including Vijayawada, Varanasi, Warangal, West Sikkim, Iruvannamalai, Trivandrum, Tiruchy, Srinagar, Rohtak, Rewari, Nagaon, Meerut, Guwahati, Ferozepur, Coimbatore, Bellary and Amravati.