Zomato mulls flying food to your doorstep

Food delivery unicorn Zomato is looking to pioneer food delivery through drones in Indian market.

26-week parental leave for Zomato’s men too

Food delivery company Zomato offers 26 weeks paid paternity leave. Also offers $1000 as an endowment to new parents.

Newsline | Why India’s startup story is just getting started

Indian startups have witnessed a surge in investor confidence as of late, but the ecosystem has a long way to go before it catches up with the likes of China and US The year 2018 saw a flurry of deal…

Zomato collaborates with Paytm to grow its business

Zomato partners with Paytm to expand online food ordering in India Further expanding the landscape of digital food ordering in India, Zomato has announced a partnership with Paytm to enable its food ordering and delivery services on Paytm’s mobile app. With this…

Zomato, Swiggy & Co. killing the Goose with the Golden Eggs

Foodtech players like Zomato and Swiggy have established a dominant position in the market. But if they misuse this dominance and spoil relations with partner restaurants, a crash is round the corner. A taskforce meeting was held for the first…

Desperate for the next ‘Happy Meal’

Zomato is seeking funding between US$ 500 million to US$ 1 billion. Closing this round ASAP is extremely important for Zomato, as it tries to nullify the huge advantage gained by Swiggy in 2018. The funding war in the foodtech…

Start Up Elephants who ‘Danced the Headlines’ in 2018

2018 was an year when the unicorn club in Indian startups moved from being aspirational to almost a run of play. Huge investor interest in Indian startups signaled both confidence in their business models and the potential of the market.…

New e-commerce rules: Food-tech firms Swiggy, Zomato and others are confused a lot

Swiggy, Zomato, others remove 10,500 restaurants for violating food safety law As many as 10,500 restaurants have been delisted by e-commerce firms like Zomato and Swiggy for not having license or registration under the food safety law, Parliament was told…

Regulator cooks up a storm for e-comm food co.

FSSAI has issued revised guidelines and plans increased monitoring of food safety and delivery standards by e-commerce firms. After tweaks in the e-commerce policy, it is time for food delivery platforms like Swiggy and Zomato and e-grocery firms like Grofers…

Swiggy gets mammoth US$ 1 billion in funding, takes huge lead over Zomato

India’s largest food delivery platform Swiggy has bagged its largest investment till date with a US$ 1 billion Series H funding round. “Swiggy is now miles ahead of competitors like Zomato, Foodpanda and Uber Eats in the battle for the…