FOOD DELIVERY APPS
Digital payments exploding in India, but tech-savvy teens still paying with cash
The top three things Gen-Z is buying online are food, clothes and accessories.
TikTok tug-of-war ensnares app’s affable billionaire founder
The reclusive founder has expressed his frustration with U.S. authorities to Byt...
JioMart app now available on both Google's Android Playstore and iOS
Within a few days of its launch, JioMart app crossed the 10 lakh downloa...
TikTok alternatives are out but monetisation is still missing from the short-video app picture
The recent ban on Chinese apps offers opportunity for developers who can match their quality. But risk investors are divided about backing these apps.
PepsiCo partners with Dunzo to deliver its food brands
As part of the initiative, Dunzo would host Lay's e-store on its app and would deliver products within an hour of ordering.
Cash on delivery payment option suspended on Amazon, Flipkart, 1MG
These online ordering and delivery platforms have temporarily suspended the COD payment option to minimize the risk of spreading of coronavirus infection and to ensure the practice of social distancing.
Big Bazaar shares its new doorstep delivery plan for lockdown period
The services will be available in Mumbai, along with Delhi NCR, parts of Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Punjab. In a series of tweets, Big Bazaar shared phone numbers for different outlets where customers can call and place orders.
Humans of gig economy: The cultural transformation of the delivery agent
The ubiquity of these workers is such that it’s easy to forget that it has been around for less than 5 years.
Food delivery startup DoorDash is raising $500 million
Launched in 2013 as an app-based food delivery service, Door-Dash competes against the likes of Grubhub and UberEats, which allow consumers to order food from their favourite restaurants.
So, what is urban India eating? Zomato just gave you every detail
Zomato just told us everything — what customers order, how they pay and how exactly the food reaches the buyer.
Zomato food delivery business pushes revenue to $206 million
In its annual report for 2018-19, the Gurgaon-based company said its revenue run rate was at $350 million.
Will Swiggy's non-food bet deliver right dividends?
Swiggy’s plans were rooted in a tenet integral to building a habit-forming product: acquire users through a core offering, cultivate loyalty, that then leads to higher transactions.
Bus aggregator Shuttl forays into food delivery space
After a pilot started in October last year with 50 buses, the Gurgaon-based company plans to scale up the offering this year by providing meals on 1,200 buses, most of which operate in Delhi NCR.
Uber Eats mobile food delivery app launched in Kolkata
Uber Eats entered the Indian market with Mumbai in May 2017 and is now present in 11 cities, including Delhi, Gurugram, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai and Jaipur.
VDeliver acquires food delivery app Towny
Towny has over 25,000 app downloads and has a fleet of 250 service executives spread across 28 towns of AP and Telangana.