Sudip Ghose launches D2C travel accessories company Acefour
Acefour Accessories, a travel accessories company established by industry pioneer Mr. Sudip Ghose has raised $1.5 million in a seed funding round led by Enam Holdings through funds sponsored by renowned investor Akash Bhansali. After helming best-in-class travel gear companies like Samsonite and VIP Industries for close to two decades, Mr. Ghose is launching his entrepreneurial journey with trade-marked brand Uppercase.
The D2C Company will soon launch a premium range of travel accessories. The firm is currently in the process of building the team, robustising the manufacturing and supply chain, and investing in technology for order management and logistics. The Company is in the process of creating marketing assets, product innovation labs and communication collaterals.
Using his knowledge and extensive experience, Mr. Ghose aims to transform the travel gear industry. Uppercase will be leveraging technologies in designing, pricing, advertising, and supply chain to ramp up its growth in the segment. It will tap the increasing demand in e-commerce marketplaces and also promote its own website. It plans to service all Pincodes across the country.
Talking about the funding and future plans, Mr. Sudip Ghose, Spokesperson/Founder, Uppercase, said, “We are creating the first D2C sustainable brand in the travel accessories category. We have the right people, the right product, the right backend and the right technology. Post-Covid, travel will be booming, and the demand for travel goods through e-commerce platforms is expected to grow exponentially. Our new-age company will create value for both consumers and investors. Our travel accessories will be fashionable and innovative while sharing concern for the planet.”
Acefour Accessories is a private limited Company promoted by Mr Sudip Ghose, Mr. Uday Sodhi and Mr. Arnob Mondal. The Company will operate through e-commerce channels and intends to become the first choice of travel gear for the new-age socially conscious consumer.