A startup that facilitates shopping from Turkey to abroad Yollando.com's receiving of investment with a valuation of 2.5 Million TRY was covered by us in April 2018. According to the information shared, shopping and package redirection venture Yollando closed its second funding round with a valuation of 10 Million TRY and received an investment of 2.2 Million TRY.
To the funding round led by Tarvenn, businesspeople Timur Soysal, Metin Bencuya, Tolunay Yıldız, Belkıs Kuşçulu Özer, informatics company Develoop A.Ş. and Keiretsu Forum angel investors Serhan Kohen and Mustafa Bağcı joined as well.
Offering international shopping and package redirection services, Yollando.com designates a delivery address in Turkey to its customers from abroad and ensures that they easily shop from all e-commerce websites. Customers from abroad can buy the products they want from Turkey easily by using their Yollando address and send them to their Yollando addresses.
Yollando merges products arriving from different e-commerce websites, re-packages them, and effortlessly delivers them to its customers from abroad. Hence, Yollando users from abroad save up to 80% in their shipment expenditures.
With its personal shopping assistant service 'Benim için Al (Buy for Me)', Yollando offers its customers from abroad the opportunity to shop faster and easier. Users can send the link of the product they want from Turkey to Yollando with the 'Buy for Me' service and obtain the product without losing any time.
Upon receiving its first investment from Tarvenn Ventures in 2018, the venture, which has over 30.000 members from 102 countries, increased its revenue 9 times and its member count 10 times in 1.5 years, offering its services in 6 languages. Stating that the volume of e-commerce in Turkey increases with each passing day, the founder of Yollando.com, Serdar Güvenkaya added that with Yollando, they were opening the potential Turkey had in e-commerce to abroad.
Aiming global brand recognition with its 'Shop' and 'B2B API' services, Yollando will accelerate its operations and marketing activities with this new investment and provide the opportunity to its users all across the world to shop rapidly and easily from Turkey through a single panel with its outstanding technological infrastructure and its recently-launched Yollando Shop service.