Facebook invests in Meesho to support entrepreneurs, small businesses

RetailME Bureau

Facebook has made an investment in India-based Meesho, a social commerce platform that enables small businesses and individuals to start their online stores via social channels such as WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram, among others.

Since inception in 2015, Meesho’s aim has been to build a bigger community by enabling millions of entrepreneurs to be successful, which is aligned to Facebook’s goal of enabling the community and helping small businesses grow.

Over the last four years, Messho has built a community of more than 15,000 suppliers and 2,000,000 resellers throughout India.