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  • We are delivering 1.25 lakh orders every day: Albinder Dhindsa of Grofers Nov 22, 2021 11:03 AM IST

    We are delivering 1.25 lakh orders every day: Albinder Dhindsa of Grofers

    'What is different about Grofers is that we not only solve for 10 minutes but because of our knowledge about what customers need.'

  • Inside Ola's plan to crack the food and grocery delivery market, again   Oct 29, 2021 12:02 PM IST

    Inside Ola's plan to crack the food and grocery delivery market, again  

    Ahead of its $2 billion IPO, Ola is set to wade into the hyper-local and ultra-competitive grocery delivery space once again. Having burnt its fingers in the past, will it be second time lucky for the ride hailing platform? Moneycontrol examines what’s at stake.

  • Grofers likely to enter horizontal e-com; plans to deliver anything including iPhones in 10 minutes Oct 18, 2021 03:50 PM IST

    Grofers likely to enter horizontal e-com; plans to deliver anything including iPhones in 10 minutes

    Online grocery delivery service Grofers, founded in December 2013, plans to involve members of the local community in expanding its product offerings to mobile phones.

  • Interview | Saurabh Kumar wants to create a Grofers in the online retail space Sep 28, 2021 09:00 AM IST

    Interview | Saurabh Kumar wants to create a Grofers in the online retail space

    Saurabh Kumar believes that the e-commerce sector will continue to reshape and see more disruption as the current ecosystem cannot keep up with customer expectations.

  • Exclusive: Grofers' Saurabh Kumar launches e-commerce firm Warpli; to compete with Amazon, Flipkart Sep 27, 2021 06:03 PM IST

    Exclusive: Grofers' Saurabh Kumar launches e-commerce firm Warpli; to compete with Amazon, Flipkart

    Kumar has launched his new venture called Warpli, a full fledged online marketplace which will compete with incumbents such as Amazon and Flipkart in the hyper competitive market.

  • Zomato needs to come clean on business exits Sep 17, 2021 10:32 AM IST

    Zomato needs to come clean on business exits

    The listed start-up has an obligation to its investors to communicate transparently on the exit of a senior executive and the shutdown of multiple businesses

  • Decoding the war for fast grocery deliveries in India Sep 08, 2021 06:43 PM IST

    Decoding the war for fast grocery deliveries in India

    From 30 minutes to 15 minutes to even 10 minutes - the likes of Swiggy, Dunzo and Grofers are pushing limits when it comes to delivering groceries at your doorstep. But what toll does hyperlocal delivery take on its workers? Do you really need your groceries delivered in 15 minutes? Is this a sustainable business model? These are some of the questions we will be discussing with an ace panel comprising Aditi Surie, Sociologist, IIHS Kabeer Biswas, CEO, Dunzo TN Hari, Head- HR, BigBasket Abhishek Bansal, CEO, Shadowfax Don't miss this Moneycontrol Masterclass ​on Delivery Wars: 15-Minute Groceries, Anyone? On September 10th, at 6 pm

  • Grofers' Albinder Dhindsa justifies 10-minute deliveries, says need more people who dare and less of those to pull them down Aug 28, 2021 05:14 PM IST

    Grofers' Albinder Dhindsa justifies 10-minute deliveries, says need more people who dare and less of those to pull them down

    Last month, Grofers claimed it made 7,000, 15-minute deliveries in a single day.

  • Quick deliveries won't happen at the cost of safety: Grofer's Albinder Dhindsa Aug 27, 2021 07:57 PM IST

    Quick deliveries won't happen at the cost of safety: Grofer's Albinder Dhindsa

    Last month, Grofers claimed it made 7,000, 15-minute deliveries in a single day.

  • We are empathetic towards delivery partners, will only play in 19-20 min timeline even if we seem slower to people: Dunzo’s Kabeer Biswas Aug 26, 2021 05:48 PM IST

    We are empathetic towards delivery partners, will only play in 19-20 min timeline even if we seem slower to people: Dunzo’s Kabeer Biswas

    Founder Kabeer Biswas says Dunzo prefers to be empathetic towards its delivery partners and will continue with its 19-20 minute timeline

  • Dunzo to add 300 micro-fulfilment centres to deliver grocery in under 19 minutes Aug 26, 2021 01:43 PM IST

    Dunzo to add 300 micro-fulfilment centres to deliver grocery in under 19 minutes

    The company recently launched Dunzo Daily that promises to deliver groceries in under 19 minutes

  • Dunzo enters online grocery race, launches 19-minute delivery in Bengaluru Aug 18, 2021 01:34 PM IST

    Dunzo enters online grocery race, launches 19-minute delivery in Bengaluru

    Dunzo Daily, which launched in beta mode earlier this year said it has seen demand from users growing significantly week on week.

  • Grofers joins the unicorn club with fresh funds from Zomato Aug 16, 2021 08:47 PM IST

    Grofers joins the unicorn club with fresh funds from Zomato

    Grofers has moved into the express delivery segment targeting quick commerce consumers.

  • Express grocery delivery: How far will it go this time? Aug 16, 2021 11:52 AM IST

    Express grocery delivery: How far will it go this time?

    Better supply chains, smarter hubs located closer to customers and the use of deep tech to understand consumer preferences better are helping grocery companies with ultrafast deliveries.

  • Grofers forays into instant delivery, delivers to 7,000 households within 15 mins Jul 27, 2021 12:26 PM IST

    Grofers forays into instant delivery, delivers to 7,000 households within 15 mins

    Albinder Dhindsa, co-founder and chief executive of online grocery delivery firm Grofers, said over 7000 households experienced delivery within 15 mins on July 26.

  • Zomato to soon launch grocery section on its app; confirms investment in Grofers Jul 08, 2021 01:48 PM IST

    Zomato to soon launch grocery section on its app; confirms investment in Grofers

    Zomato IPO is set to open for subscription on July 14 and close on July 16.

  • Zomato seeks CCI approval to acquire 9.3% stake in Grofers Jul 01, 2021 01:46 PM IST

    Zomato seeks CCI approval to acquire 9.3% stake in Grofers

    As part of the deal, Zomato and existing investor Tiger Global will invest around $120 million in the grocery startup at a valuation of over one billion dollars. Tiger will be investing a small amount.

  • Grofers hikes tech team pay by 33%, increases ESOPs Jun 21, 2021 04:16 PM IST

    Grofers hikes tech team pay by 33%, increases ESOPs

    In addition to the pay hike, the employees will also get a "hefty ESOP allocation" depending on their role in the company.

  • Grofers co-founder Saurabh Kumar exits company Jun 19, 2021 02:43 PM IST

    Grofers co-founder Saurabh Kumar exits company

    Grofers co-founder Saurabh Kumar has decided to leave the company but will continue to remain a Board member and shareholder in the online grocery delivery platform, according to CEO Albinder Dhindsa.

  • IPO-bound Zomato's $100-120 million investment in Grofers enters last lap Jun 18, 2021 08:31 PM IST

    IPO-bound Zomato's $100-120 million investment in Grofers enters last lap

    IPO-bound food delivery platform Zomato is pressing ahead with its long-held plan to purchase a stake in Grofers, its $100-120 million investment in the online grocery startup at a valuation of a billion dollars entering the last lap and an announcement imminent in the next few weeks, said people familiar with the development.

  • Grofers co-founder exits amid Zomato funding talks Jun 18, 2021 01:31 PM IST

    Grofers co-founder exits amid Zomato funding talks

    Grofers co-founder Saurabh Kumar has left the company at a time when Zomato is reportedly planning to invest in the online grocer, or even buy it outright. Kumar will however retain his shares and be on Grofers' board of directors.

  • EV startup Zypp Electric launches services in Hyderabad Jun 06, 2021 03:34 PM IST

    EV startup Zypp Electric launches services in Hyderabad

    The company recently partnered with e-retail, food tech and grocery giants like SPAR Hypermarkets, Grofers and Bigbasket to electrify the last mile delivery.

  • Flipkart hires 23,000 to strengthen supply chain May 25, 2021 02:08 PM IST

    Flipkart hires 23,000 to strengthen supply chain

    Flipkart, which gets over 90 percent of its orders in the non-essential categories, has been ramping up facilities to cater to the growing demand for groceries.

  • BigBasket, Grofers hiring thousands of delivery, warehousing staff as order volume surges May 21, 2021 08:24 AM IST

    BigBasket, Grofers hiring thousands of delivery, warehousing staff as order volume surges

    While Grofers did not disclose the salaries of its warehouse and delivery executives, BigBasket said that their salaries ranged between Rs.18,000-30,000.

  • Zomato may invest $100 million in Grofers as e-grocer scraps listing plan: Report May 07, 2021 11:11 AM IST

    Zomato may invest $100 million in Grofers as e-grocer scraps listing plan: Report

    Zomato's investment in Grofers is expected to value the grocery firm at $1 billion.

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