Lenskart is India's leading online shopping portal for eyewear. It is the first of its kind online optical store in India, has made it possible to acquire a good quality pair of specs with prescription lenses for just Rs. 399, all this while you sit in the comfort of your home.
Lenskart's products range from prescription eyewear, branded contact lenses and sunglasses, all equipped with the customers' eye power.
Lenskart was founded in 2010 by Peyush Bansal, Sumeet Kapahi, and Amit Chaudhary. The company is headquartered in Faridabad, Haryana, India.
Lenskart.com has the biggest collection of discounted contact lenses consisting all top-notch brands (viz. Johnson & Johnson, Bausch & Lomb, Ciba Vision are to name a few) and be it disposable, toric, coloured or bi-focal contact lenses, you can find all possible types here.
Lenskart offers free eye inspection tests to all potential customers. It also lets users book a couple of glasses and try them at home before committing a purchase. The startup also uses a 3D AI model to allow users to check how different pairs of glasses would look on their face.
Lenskart is backed by IDG Ventures, SoftBank Vision Fund, Unilazer Ventures, TPG Capital and others. The company raised $275M in a Series G financing on Dec 20, 2019. This new round brings the company's total funding to $456M to date. The latest round also values Lenskart at over $1.5B.