Startup Warehouse is a premium co-working space introduced by 10000 Start-ups in August 2013 to create a micro-ecosystem where early stage startup founders can work together, share their learning and best practices with each other.
Currently, Start-up Warehouse is accommodating its third batch.
At the warehouse, you get a number of facilities, including a 10 Mbps broadband leased line, quality infrastructure with AC, chair, tables, tea/coffee, logistics etc. Also, the warehouse is open 24X7 to work and visit.
10000 Startups has 2 Startup ware house in Bangalore and Kolkata supported by respective state governments.
Bangalore Startup warehouse is located at:
5th Floor, Tower D, Diamond District, Old Airport Road, Bangalore.
Kolkata Startup Warehouse is located at:
Monibhandar Building (7th. Floor), Webel Bhavan Premises, Block EP-GP, Sector-V, Salt Lake, Kolkata-700091
Though, there are some more start-up warehouses coming up soon in Bangalore and Kolkata.
The Startup warehouse is a central, well connected, plug-and-play working space that is visited frequently by 10,000 Start-ups mentor and investor network to provide one-on-one mentorship to the Startups based at the warehouse.
The start-up warehouse has a capacity of 70 seats. Presently, it occupies 20 start-ups.
Usually, 1 start-up is allowed to take a maximum of only 5 seats.
The warehouse seat allocation is an ongoing process. The application list is being monitored regularly and in case, there is any vacancy, the start-ups in the waiting list are informed about the same.
The Bangalore startup warehouse charges a nominal monthly rental of INR 3500 for each seat at the warehouse.
The Kolkata startup warehouse charges a nominal monthly rental of INR 2500 for each seat at the warehouse (exclusive of service tax).
Working space of 5 seats/start-up is offered to the Startup for the first 6 months of their operations.
Many high quality start-ups have operated/ are operating from the start-up warehouse at Bangalore. To name some, Bookpad, TookiTaki, Parallelo, Epoise are in the list.
The start-ups that get selected to operate from the start-up warehouse at Bangalore are eligible to receive the start-up kit (provided they haven’t received it before).