Swiggy to focus on customer repeats to drive growth as discount-led growth comes down
Discounts by Swiggy and Zomato will be down at least 40%, industry sources say, while cuts at UberEats will be more drastic.
Zomato, Swiggy served notices for delivering non-veg food in Haridwar
The two companies failed to show Food Safety and Standards Authority of...
Swiggy, Zomato boycott by Ahmedabad hotels continues
The decision to boycott leading online food delivery platforms Swiggy and Zomato has led...
HSBC’s $3.6-b valuation puts Zomato ahead of Swiggy
HSBC Research on parent InfoEdge says Zomato’s business has changed fundamentally, with food delivery now contributing about 70% of revenue
India is now home to Uber’s businesses in the country
Booming food delivery business is making global majors rework India ops. While Uber is bringing its India arm HQ into the country, Amazon will launch private food brands
Plastic ban may leave bitter taste for food delivery
Modi government's ban on single-use plastic will drive up operating costs for food delivery businesses.
Food delivery companies looking to expand beyond metros, job opportunities to multiply
Around 560,000 are likely to be part of food delivery by March 31, compared with 500,000 now.
NRAI, Zomato still at loggerheads on Gold programme
Last week, Zomato pulled down its contentious Infinity dining programme till further notice.
Valuations set for a correction in 2020, says Norwest’s Haque
There comes a time in the cycle when investors get really cautious and we're in that part of the cycle right now, which is why you're seeing Uber and Lyft and even WeWork not getting valued at their private rounds, says Norwest's Promod Haque.
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 valuation of $120-150 billion.
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.
Govt & entrepreneurs discuss the state of play in startup world
Union commerce minister, Piyush Goyal, has urged startups to work in a spirit of partnership with the government.
CleanseCar raises $2 million in pre-Series A round, expands operations across India
CleanseCar offers daily car wash, on-demand bike service and roadside assistance for cars.
Rethinking customer experience: Zomato, Swiggy focus on training delivery staff in soft skills
With rising customer complaints, firms are investing more to train executives.
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.
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