Mela Artisans is a luxury lifestyle brand that combines traditional handcrafting techniques with the freshness and functionality of contemporary design. The Mela Artisans distinctive and original collections from India fuse modern designs with enduring techniques passed down through generations in artisan communities, with the vision to provide a sustainable global market for artisans while fostering entrepreneurship within their communities. Through their innovative luxury brand, you can enrich your life with beautiful and functional handcrafted artwork while being inspired by the stories of India’s artisans who created them. At the same time you can forge a personal connection with these same artisans through purchases and loans that allow them to grow their businesses and develop their artistic skills.
In this video, Bhavna Sethi, Chief Technology Officer with Mela Artisans talks about running a global Ecommerce platform on Magento powered by Rackspace Managed hosting and back by Fanatical Support. “At Mela Artisans we’ve recently implemented Magento on Rackspace,” explains Sethi. “Rackspace stood out because of the Magento expertise. To have Rackspace as a partner – almost like an extension of my team, was critical.”