ABOUT THE PROGRAM

P&G is one of the largest and fastest growing consumer goods companies in India. In their effort towards becoming a Smart Factory, P&G partnered with WE Hub to launch “BizArena”. BizArena is a launchpad program to integrate start-ups into P&G’s Smart Factory initiative. The best suitable solutions will be incorporated into the P&G Factories globally.

In this regard, they have identified four areas where innovation can be implemented and have shortlisted start-ups working in these domains:


Problem on Utilities
Planning Automation
Packing end of line Automation
Digitization of Process

HOW WE HELP OUR ENTERPRISES

Our work is primarily in the fields of providing access to technical, financial, government and policy support required to enterprise, scale up and accelerate with global market access, to all women entrepreneurs in the country

Business Acceleration Training

Mentorship

Access To Network

Facilitating Credit Linkages

Product Market Fit

Increased Market Linkages

Enabling Statutory Compliances

Sector Exposure Visit

BizArena

BizArena is a launchpad program to integrate start-ups into P&G’s Smart Factory initiative. The best suitable solutions will be incorporated into the P&G Factories globally.

Collaboration

WE Hub – GIZ Partnership.

Outreach

Bootcamps for target outreach and idea pitching in 7 districts.

Program Launch

Cohort 1 launched with 30 entrepreneurs.

Graduation

Graduation of the entrepreneurs in the incubation (19 entrepreneurs) and acceleration (11 entrepreneurs) program.

OUTCOMES

70%

of our enterprises have increased the stage of enterprise

85%

of our enterprises have formally registered their organisations by procuring an Udyog Aadhar Certification

40%

of our enterprises have recorded an increase in their employee numbers

45%

of our enterprises have been able to receive access to finances through credit linkages to the extent of Rs.1.22 crores