LimeRoadis an online store exclusively designed for the women of today with clothing, footwear, accessories, bags, and other interesting stuff on offer. On the home page you are presented with an interactive e-book, images of items that other customers just viewed and some colourful display of samples of items in every category available on the site.
You can reach the website in 7 seconds, based on speed test, which is pretty decent. Upon your first visit to the site, it will prompt you to register on loading, which is kind of annoying as there is no close button. When you register (forcefully) you will get Rs. 250 in your store credit; these credits can be used to get discounts on the site. You are also given the option to share the site with your friends, the more friends that sign up because of your recommendation, more the store credit you get.
The LimeRoad collection
LimeRoad stocks everything from clothes to accessories and home improvement items. They arrange everything into categories that makes navigation very simple for even someone who is not as computer savvy. When searching for an item, you have the option to limit your search according to price, size, color, brand and even how trendy it is. Some of their brands include Species, Yelloe, Pretty Secrets, Carlton London, Eske, Spoil Me Silly and many other top shelf brands of India. No doubt, you will be getting the best.
Deals from LimeRoad
Under the Rush hour tab there are a barrage of limited time sales and discounts at your fingertips. Limeroad is one of those few websites which doesn’t believe in coupons as the website doesn’t have any option to apply coupon codes. But at CouponMinister are prepared with the situation and provide users access to organized and well-managed listing of existing and latest LimeRoad deals and discounts on this store page of CouponMinister.
In order to utilize your store credit points (LR credits), you must have a minimum order of Rs. 1500 or more. These LR credits may be claimed during checkout and are valid for 30 days only.
LimeRoad Shopping Insights
When you see an item you like you can click on it and you will be given the option to ‘like’ it to ‘save’ it for later or ‘buy’ it now. There you will find more pictures of the item, description, how to take care of it, size chart for items that fit the upper body, delivery and return policy, the brand that makes the item and also comments that may have been left by others. On that page you will also find links to other items made by the same brand, links to items similar to the one you’ve chosen and also scrapbooks which include the item.
Scapbooks: Scrapbooks are basically a collection of items that you like. You can put all of the items in one place and share the collection with your friends on any social media. It gets better! Your scrapbooks will be shown on their Facebook page, you will earn Rs. 1500 store credit after your first 30 looks. LimeRoad will also give you 5% of the cost of every product you sell from your scrapbooks. Earn as you do something you love!
When you are ready to proceed to checkout, you will be asked to enter a shipping address and your mobile number. You also have the option to receive order conformation via SMS to the number you have entered.
Payment mechanism and entering voucher codes: The payment modes at the site include payments using credit cards, debit cards, online transfers as well as cash on delivery. LR Credits may be utilized at the time of making payments if your order value is Rs. 1500 or more. However, the website only provides deals and promotions and not coupons.
Shipping and Delivery: Delivery is free if the order value is Rs. 799 or above. Otherwise, a minimal charge of Rs. 79 is chargeable additionally for each order. For the metropolitan cities i.e. Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderbad, Pune and Jaipur, the delivery time is 3-5 working days. For other cities it is 5-7 working days and for areas serviceable only by speed post (domestic EMS) it will take up to 15 working days.
Return and Refund policy: Their return and refund policy states that you can return goods within 15 days from the date of delivery. The only thing they ask is that you notify them, within 2 days of receipt that you wish to return or exchange it and the reason why. Like every other return policy, if the item is damaged because of your use then you will not be refunded for it. Along with the item, everything that you received with it must be returned.
Cancellations: You may also cancel an order you have made in two ways, call +91-124-4420900/+91-124-6653000 or send an email to [email protected]. If you cancel an order before it has been shipped to you then you will receive a full refund. If cancelling an order that has already been shipped then you may not receive full refund, depending on the situation. For more information you may visit their return policy page.
Customer Support: The site has a customer support page where a link is presented that leads you to the site’s FAQ section and if that page does not fulfill your needs then you may fill out the customer service form and you will receive a response as quickly as possible. Unfortunately, no email id’s or contact numbers are provided.
Specials at LimeRoad
When you click on the Style Council tab at the home page, it will open a list of trendy stylists who have extensive scrapbooks to help make your shopping experience that much better. This also helps you to have an idea of how your item will look in certain scenarios before you buy them.
The website originated in India and runs on a social-commerce platform and claims to be the first to do so in the country. Founded by Suchi Mukherjee, Manish Saksena and Ankush Mehra in the year 2012, the store continues to reinvent itself to find new ways to attract and keep the interest of buyers.
The brand LimeRoad.com is owned by AM Marketplaces Pvt. Ltd. The extraordinary team behind this site has an impressive list of experience under their belt. Skype, e-Bay, Gumtree, Facebook engineering team, Microsoft, Siemens, Tommy Hilfiger India, just to name a few of the companies the founders of LimeRoad.com has.
LimeRoad in the News
LimeRoad stories have been featured in many news websites, some of which include watblog.com, techcircle.in, medianama.com, yourstory.in, Business Standard, ddm, grazia.co.in, Life Style, Moneylife, Indian Lifestyle, Models Trends, all giving flawless reviews of this site.
LimeRoad’s Social Presence
Though the company just started a little over a year ago, it has made strides in the social media world. Limeroad has Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest pages where they interact with their customers and members daily. The site very actively promotes its customers scrapbooks on Facebook as well as posts about its super colourful products on a regular basis. The Facebook followers of LimeRoad are more than 4,50,000. The LimeRoad’s Facebook Application, which is more or less like LimeRoad’s website, is also available which helps Facebook users to shop LimeRoad products through the Application without actually accessing the website. The activities at Twitter and Google+ lesser as compared to Facebook and the followers there are also less.