Presenting Partner

Life Insurance Corporation of India

Moneycontrol

Budget 2022

Associate Partners:

  • Kotak Mutual Fund
  • Pharmeasy
  • Indiabulls
  • SBI

Presenting Partner

Life Insurance Corporation of India

Moneycontrol

Budget 2022

Technology Partner

Dell Technologies

Associate Partners

Kotak Mutual Fund
Pharmeasy
Indiabulls
SBI
you are here: HomeNewsGrofersNews
grofers
Jump to
81 Results Found
  • Zomato-backed Blinkit sets up 300 partner stores to enable 10-minute grocery delivery Dec 23, 2021 02:34 PM IST

    Zomato-backed Blinkit sets up 300 partner stores to enable 10-minute grocery delivery

    The announcement comes soon after the company decided to pull the plug in areas it wasn't able to deliver groceries in 10 minutes.

  • Zomato-backed Blinkit will only operate in areas where it can deliver in 10 minutes Dec 20, 2021 12:52 PM IST

    Zomato-backed Blinkit will only operate in areas where it can deliver in 10 minutes

    "While we understand 15 minute or 20-minute service would be better than no service, our systems and infrastructure are built solely with 10 minutes (or less) in mind," CEO Albinder Dhindsa said in a blog

  • Exclusive: Fraazo in advanced talks to raise $125-130 million Dec 20, 2021 07:52 AM IST

    Exclusive: Fraazo in advanced talks to raise $125-130 million

    Online grocery delivery firm Fraazo last raised $50 million from WestBridge Capital, Sixth Sense Ventures, Equanimity Investments and Apar Group, among others.

  • Storyboard18 | Is Grofers rebranding as Blinkit a blink and miss it? Dec 14, 2021 02:07 PM IST

    Storyboard18 | Is Grofers rebranding as Blinkit a blink and miss it?

    Experts say the rebranding reflects the company's latest pivot to 10-minute delivery, but lacks punch and dynamism required in a q-commerce brand. 

  • Grofers is now Blinkit, promises 10-minute delivery Dec 13, 2021 09:46 AM IST

    Grofers is now Blinkit, promises 10-minute delivery

    The rebranding seems to suggest that Grofers will deliver products with the blink of an eye.

  • Swiggy to invest $700 million in Instamart, clocks one million weekly grocery orders Dec 02, 2021 02:59 PM IST

    Swiggy to invest $700 million in Instamart, clocks one million weekly grocery orders

    Swiggy's move to commit a huge investment to Instamart comes at a time when there is heightened competition in the so-called quick commerce space in India- where startups are promising delivery of essentials in under an hour.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Sections
ISO 27001 - BSI Assurance Mark