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How BigBasket is taking the fight back to hyperlocal grocery startups

Friday, January 8, 2016 | More »

The country’s top online grocer BigBasket.com is partnering speciality third party stores, going closer to consumers home and moving in to kirana stores with its own private label as it takes the competition right back to hyperlocal startup peers. Many of the hyperlocal startups such as Pepp...


Exclusive: BigBasket hits milestone commitment en route large funding round

Bangalore-based SuperMarket Grocery Supplies Pvt Ltd, which operates the country’s top online grocer BigBasket, has hit a milestone in terms of investment commitment as it moves forward to wrap up a large funding round. Click here for full story....

7 January, 2016 | More »


IFC to invest $25M in BigBasket

International Finance Corporation, the private-sector lending arm of the World Bank, will invest around $25 million (Rs 163 crore) to pick up an undisclosed minority stake in online grocer BigBasket. This is IFC’s first known bet on India’s bustling e-commerce sector. IFC said on Tuesday...

13 October, 2015 | More »


Online grocer BigBasket buys last-mile logistics startup Delyver

Online grocery retailer BigBasket.com, owned and operated by Bangalore-based SuperMarket Grocery Supplies Pvt Ltd, has acquired hyperlocal delivery startup Delyver in a cash-and-stock deal. The transaction gives BigBasket increased depth in its delivery service and strengthens its ability to deliver...

12 June, 2015 | More »


Exclusive: PremjiInvest may lead $50M fresh investment in grocery e-tailer BigBasket

PremjiInvest, the private investment arm of Wipro Ltd chairman Azim Premji, is in discussions to lead a $50 million (Rs 312 crore) Series C investment round in Bangalore-based SuperMarket Grocery Supplies, which owns and operates online groceries marketplace – BigBasket.com, sources told Techcir...

28 April, 2015 | More »


Rewind 2014: Top 10 investments in e-com & consumer internet

Year 2014 was literally a billion dollar year for the e-commerce, internet and mobile sectors sector in India. Capital poured in not just once or twice but almost thrice or even more in few companies such as home-grown e-com giants Flipkart and Snapdeal. Those coming in with the moneybags included n...

31 December, 2014 | More »

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Excl: E-grocery store BigBasket to expand to Mumbai & Hyderabad by Oct; Delhi, Chennai on the cards

E-grocery store BigBasket.com, currently operating in Bangalore, intends to expand its footprint to Mumbai and Hyderabad by October this year. It has further expansion plans and by March 2013, BigBasket will also cater to customers in Delhi and Chennai. Talking exclusively to Techcircle.in, co-found...

24 July, 2012 | More »


E-grocery back in focus; Have investors changed mind?

E-commerce businesses focused on groceries, fruits and vegetables are back in focus with at least three companies already tying up funding and several others in advanced stages of talks for investments. Although investors sounded a bit wary about online grocery stores when we last spoke to them, the...

17 July, 2012 | More »


We Want To Scale Up Profitably: Hari Menon, CEO, BigBasket.com

For the founding team of BigBasket.com, a grocery e-tailer based in Bangalore, this is the second innings in e-commerce. The team of five – VS Sudhakar, Hari Menon, Vipul Parekh, VS Ramesh and Abhinay Choudhari – had earlier launched Fabmart.com (backed by ChrysCapital), selling music, books, to...

7 March, 2012 | More »


Grocery E-tailer BigBasket.com Raises $10M From Ascent Capital

Bangalore-based private equity firm Ascent Capital has invested $10 million in the first round of funding in BigBasket.com, an online grocery store. The transaction is believed to be the first institutional investment in an online grocery retailer and the largest series A round in an e-tailing ...

5 March, 2012 | More »