Competition eats into UberEats commission, 4% decrease on-year
Uber on Thursday reported that its revenue rose 20% in the quarter ended March 31, 2019, to $3.1 billion, while its losses swelled to $1 billion.
Uber Eats India likely to end up on Swiggy’s plate
This is in line with Uber’s strategy to cut down on losses as it prepares for a IPO at a v...
Uber Eats focuses on aggressive expansion in India
The company said it has added thousands of restaurant partners across the 44 cities it o...
Swiggy moves beyond food delivery, opens stores to deliver everyday needs
Indian online food delivery service Swiggy said on Tuesday it was expanding its ambit to include home delivery of essentials such as groceri...
Swiggy acqui-hires Bengaluru-based AI startup Kint.io
The team at Kint.io will join the company to boost its computer vision technology and superior consumer experience.
Restaurants’ body writes to government for dual GST structure
Suggests 12% for restaurants that want to claim input tax credit and 5% for others.
Just how bad is India's plastic problem?
The plastic processing industry is estimated to grow to 22 MT per year by 2020, as per a FICCI study.
Swiggy to roll out ‘Launchpad’ for students in varsity towns
The Naspers-backed firm, which has operations in 50 cities, is looking to roll-out the initiative in a full-fledged manner in 400 campuses, starting January.
Why Swiggy, Oyo & Byju's hogged the limelight in 2018
Budget hotel aggregator OYO has scaled to 1,80,000 rooms in China in the span of one year of starting operations in the country, more than the 1,47,000 rooms that it has in India.
Why are food aggregators leveraging the delivery-only model?
Cloud kitchens can take customers' orders and deliver them for food brands. It is especially helpful for small and budding restaurateurs.
Swiggy launches ‘Swiggy Packaging Assist’ marketplace program for restaurant partners
Vendors on the marketplace will offer discounts of up to 5% to restaurants opting for these solutions.
Milk delivery startups limit products to conserve cash, make supply chain efficient
Gurugram-based Milkbasket said it was scaling down operations in select localities in Bengaluru and Delhi NCR — its two largest markets. DailyNinja, which counts Matrix Partners and Sequoia Capital as investors and has raised about $10 million, is looking for a buyer
Zomato halves cash burn to $20 million in October
Sanjeev Bikhchandani, executive vice-chairman of Info Edge, said he was confident that Deepinder Goyal-led Zomato would not only defend its turf, in the face of an anticipated entry by Amazon into the space, but also grow in the face of increased competition.
Swiggy to deliver a $300-million exit to investors
The size of the investment round has ballooned to about $900 million on the back of unprecedented investor interest in India’s largest online food-delivery platform.
Food delivery apps score big in IPL
Bangalore has taken the lead in the total number of orders placed during the first fortnight of the IPL, followed by Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai and Delhi, according to the Swiggy
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