Background screening is a gig that needs fixing
Zomato rejects about 25% applications due to reasons like unavailability of proper documents, failure in background-check clearance and lack of right intent on part of the candidate to work as a delivery partner, the company said.
Dunzo gets $45 million to fight Swiggy, Amazon
After the fund-raise, the company has been valued at $180-200 million. Google, which made its ...
Gig economy weighs impact of social security for workers
The government has proposed changes which would ensure gig workers get life and disa...
Don’t let vested interests stifle innovation: Prosus CEO
Prosus CEO Bob van Dijk's statement comes at a time when the DPIIT is looking into online food delivery companies like Zomato and Swiggy, where Prosus owns a 39% stake for an investment of $850-900 million, for deep discounting, data masking and private labels.
Swiggy now in 500 Indian cities, targets 100 more this year
Swiggy has progressed from launching in one city every two months in early 2018 to launching in four cities a day in the month of September.
Flipkart, Swiggy-backer Accel eyes $700 million fund
The final size of the fund is still being decided, and Accel could end up raising more than its stated intention.
NRAI holds follow up meetings with Swiggy and Zomato
Follow up meetings with both Swiggy and Zomato on the eight core issues were largely positive and talks have progressed well so far, NRAI stated.
Awign Enterprises raises Series A funding of $4 mn
"This round comes in at the right time where the aim is to invest in technology and touch more than 10 million lives within the next financial year," said Annanya Sarthak, Co-founder, Awign.
Ola Foods has plans for its Khichdi Experiment
The company plans to scale up these brands from six cities to tier 2 cities in the next year. Barring Khichdi Experiment, other brands include its rice bowl brand Lovemade, North Indian food brand Grandma’s Kitchen and dessert brand FLRT.
Swiggy, Dunzo open doors to dark stores to go hyperlocal
Swiggy and Dunzo have tied up with wholesalers for the first, while they have teamed up with Jumbotail for the second.
'In-principle agreement with Swiggy, Zomato on delivery'
The National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) has said that there is an in-principle agreement between the association and the two major online delivery aggregators, Zomato and Swiggy to resolve the issues of the industry including deep discounts.
Sauces beat slump using price cuts
Top cos are reporting double-digit growth figures of 15-20%, with sales taking off during this festive season.
Swiggy Go for instant pick up, dropping packages launched
Swiggy also said it will expand its on-demand delivery service - Swiggy Stores - to Bengaluru and Hyderabad.
NRAI flags concerns with Swiggy, Zomato, other aggregators
Restaurants body says deep discounting and data masking hurting players.
Swiggy may cap its share at 25% of the total bill
Move to benefit small business owners, who do not have the leverage to seal better deals.
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