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  • Swiggy buys Times Internet’s restaurant tech platform Dineout May 13, 2022 02:33 PM IST

    Swiggy buys Times Internet’s restaurant tech platform Dineout

    Swiggy did not disclose the size of the deal and said that Dineout would continue to operate as an independent app.

  • Zomato founder Deepinder Goyal to donate ESOP proceeds worth Rs 700 crore to Zomato Future Foundation May 06, 2022 12:27 PM IST

    Zomato founder Deepinder Goyal to donate ESOP proceeds worth Rs 700 crore to Zomato Future Foundation

    It comes at a time when Zomato has started its 10-minute delivery and is riding on Blinkit for its quick commerce.

  • Union Budget 2022 | No respite for restaurants, left to fend for themselves, says NRAI  Feb 01, 2022 04:32 PM IST

    Union Budget 2022 | No respite for restaurants, left to fend for themselves, says NRAI 

    Union Budget 2022: NRAI estimates that the food services industry in India declined by 53 percent to Rs 200,762 crore in 2021 from Rs 423,624 crore in 2020

  • Zomato's bell ringing ceremony to be a low-key affair with a few riders, customers & restaurant partners in attendance Jul 22, 2021 09:53 PM IST

    Zomato's bell ringing ceremony to be a low-key affair with a few riders, customers & restaurant partners in attendance

    The employees who are working from home will be able to catch a glimpse of the ceremony on a live streaming link which will be shared only with the staff.

  • Four challenges that IPO-bound Zomato faces Jul 13, 2021 08:03 PM IST

    Four challenges that IPO-bound Zomato faces

    Zomato IPO opens today at a price band of Rs 72-76

  • COVID-19 impact: Swiggy announces four-day workweek for employees in May May 03, 2021 07:02 PM IST

    COVID-19 impact: Swiggy announces four-day workweek for employees in May

    The company has also set up a pandemic support mechanism and an emergency support team to assist employees during this crisis.

  • Swiggy announces COVID-19 vaccine cover for 2 lakh delivery partners Mar 24, 2021 04:21 PM IST

    Swiggy announces COVID-19 vaccine cover for 2 lakh delivery partners

    In the first tranche of the programme, 5,500 of Swiggy’s delivery partners, aged 45 and above will be eligible to opt in for the vaccination.

  • Dukaan steps into e-commerce space to bring neighbourhood stores online Mar 23, 2021 01:19 PM IST

    Dukaan steps into e-commerce space to bring neighbourhood stores online

    Dukaan aims to help neighbourhood stores face competition from e-commerce giants such as Amazon and Flipkart. It plans to keep its service free initially but would charge stores if they have ask for services such as GST invoices.

  • Swiggy's FY 2020 losses widen 61% to Rs 3,768 crore Jan 28, 2021 11:11 AM IST

    Swiggy's FY 2020 losses widen 61% to Rs 3,768 crore

    Swiggy, however, reported a 115 percent increase in revenue at Rs 2,776, with a total expense of Rs 6,545 crore.

  • Delhi's Kitchens Centre raises funds from Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos-backed Village Global Nov 19, 2020 03:46 PM IST

    Delhi's Kitchens Centre raises funds from Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos-backed Village Global

    Kitchens Centre, which is currently operating over 35 ready-to-move-in kitchens across 15 cities, will use the funds to scale up operations and expand into newer markets in India

  • Buoyed by success in food delivery biz, Zomato ready to pull out all stops Apr 08, 2019 07:26 PM IST

    Buoyed by success in food delivery biz, Zomato ready to pull out all stops

    The Indian food-delivery market is dominated by Swiggy and Zomato with Uber Eats and Foodpanda playing catch up.

  • Comment | FreshMenu is a good fit for Oyo but execution needs to be flawless Feb 22, 2019 06:08 PM IST

    Comment | FreshMenu is a good fit for Oyo but execution needs to be flawless

    FreshMenu fits into Oyo’s core business, adding revenues and improving profitability.  But the challenge is to reboot FreshMenu’s operations so that Oyo’s customers see value in its offering

  • Swiggy moves beyond food delivery, launches Stores to deliver everyday needs Feb 12, 2019 02:09 PM IST

    Swiggy moves beyond food delivery, launches Stores to deliver everyday needs

    To begin with, Swiggy will be delivering from across over 3,500 stores in Gurugram

  • Zomato acquires Lucknow-based TechEagle to work on drone deliveries in India Dec 05, 2018 01:03 PM IST

    Zomato acquires Lucknow-based TechEagle to work on drone deliveries in India

    The acquisition will help Zomato carve a path toward drone-based food delivery in India, creating a hub-to-hub delivery network powered by hybrid multi-rotor drones

  • Durga Raghunath rejoins Zomato, to lead growth initiatives Dec 03, 2018 07:30 PM IST

    Durga Raghunath rejoins Zomato, to lead growth initiatives

    She will be responsible for managing new businesses like Zomato's upcoming food events vertical and Zomato's recent foray in video content SneakPeek.

  • 65% of Zomato's revenue comes from food delivery service  Nov 30, 2018 05:14 PM IST

    65% of Zomato's revenue comes from food delivery service 

    The company is currently associated with over 75,000 restaurants in India and has 1,50,000 delivery partners. It plans to hire 5,000 more delivery partners.

  • Foodpanda acquires Holachef to launch own brand of food products Oct 16, 2018 06:04 PM IST

    Foodpanda acquires Holachef to launch own brand of food products

    The companies did not disclose the size of the deal which will allow Foodpanda to launch its own brand of food products.

  • Dineout plans to raise $50 mn from existing, foreign investors Aug 21, 2018 09:19 PM IST

    Dineout plans to raise $50 mn from existing, foreign investors

    The round is likely to see participation from the existing investor Times Internet. Dineout will also be looking for a new strategic investor.

  • Zomato now allows customers to tip delivery boys Jun 25, 2018 07:14 PM IST

    Zomato now allows customers to tip delivery boys

    As of now, the company has a cap of Rs 50 on the tip but a spokesperson told Moneycontrol the company will be revisiting this.

  • Foodpanda hires Gautam Balijepalli as strategy head Mar 06, 2018 03:34 PM IST

    Foodpanda hires Gautam Balijepalli as strategy head

    An alumnus of IIT Madras and London Business School, Balijepalli joins the team with a strong entrepreneurial background having co-founded CartPerk Technologies.

  • Gorb, Ola tie up to offer food to riders at discounted rates Feb 24, 2017 05:32 PM IST

    Gorb, Ola tie up to offer food to riders at discounted rates

    Food technology company Gorb today said it has partnered with cab aggregator Ola to offer food to consumers at discounted rates in Mumbai.

  • Why UberEats should be wary of Indian firms like Zomato & Swiggy Jan 24, 2017 01:20 PM IST

    Why UberEats should be wary of Indian firms like Zomato & Swiggy

    It will be interesting to see what strategy UberEats adopts to crack the Indian food delivery market, where most consumers do not pay a premium to get food delivered to their doorsteps

  • Why food tech startups are now investing into delivery fleet Jan 12, 2017 11:59 AM IST

    Why food tech startups are now investing into delivery fleet

    As India's hyperlocal logistics sector sees shutdowns, food tech startups have started buying their own bikes to deliver your pizza and burger in time.

  • Delivery Hero acquires Rocket Internet-backed Foodpanda Dec 13, 2016 10:20 AM IST

    Delivery Hero acquires Rocket Internet-backed Foodpanda

    Recently, Foodpanda‘s India unit reported a nearly four-fold widening of loss to Rs 142.6 crore for 2015-16 on account of higher investments in technology, delivery and marketing.

  • Ronnie Screwvala-backed Yumist forays into food truck business Oct 27, 2016 10:46 AM IST

    Ronnie Screwvala-backed Yumist forays into food truck business

    Earlier this month, Moneycontrol.com reported that Yumist was planning to launch cheaper and lighter meal boxes in the range of Rs 75

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