Amazon, Flipkart creating jobs only for delivery boys: FISME
FISME maintains that the technology-driven retail is way forward and one cannot be oblivious of the benefits it brings to consumers but at the same time the local industry can also not be ignored given its role in job creation.
Delivery boys and girls: Shouldering the festive burden
The squad that makes sure the process of online shopping is smooth for both the consu...
Zomato washes hands off arrested delivery boy
The anti-terrorism squad of the Gujarat police arrested Moinuddin Pathan near the state border ...
8000-strong hotels body to shun Zomato Gold delivery
Gold was extended to delivery by Zomato in September, amidst the stalemate on dine-in services.
Disregard for rules puts Swiggy and Zomato delivery boys under police lens
Mumbai and Bengaluru police have fined many food delivery agents who put incentives ahead of rules.
Zomato agent eating food meant for delivery, video goes viral
Online food ordering and restaurant reservation platform Zomato has been caught in a new controversy after a video of one of its food delive...
Your delivery boy could be the local tailor or dance teacher
Online retailers are tying up with small-business owners and students to speed up last-mile delivery.
Zomato delivery boy takes a bite, video goes viral
In the two-minute video, the boy was then seen resealing the packages and putting them back into the delivery bag which was likely to be delivered.
Ola, Uber strike: Trade unions see delivery boys, drivers as the new 'oppressed'
Fadnavis promised to get the transport secretary and commissioner, unions and representatives from Ola and Uber at one table to thrash things out.
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.
The backstory of the boy who delivers your food order at your doorstep
The daily effort to calm impatient customers and earn the maximum money has both physical and mental consequences.
It's a Happy Diwali for delivery boys as e-commerce sales jump
As e-tailers scramble for delivery boys to meet the spike in festive demand — gross e-commerce sales are likely to touch Rs 9,000 crore, a 40% jump over last year.
Average age of delivery boys in ecommerce sector increases
The average age of delivery boys has increased to mid-30s from mid-20s in the past six to nine months as companies look for mature talent who have more experience.
A long day in the life of a delivery boy during the festive season
The delivery boy doesn’t deal with parcels alone, he also deals with the recipient’s expectations and reactions. And condescension.
Alibaba’s Delivery boys set to scale Great Wall
Thanks to the rapidly evolving ecommerce market in India, logistics firms have been in high demand among investors.
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