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Foodpanda India to sack about 330 employees

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Foodpanda India is laying off one in seven staffers, continuing its clean-up drive after allegations of operational irregularities rattled the Rocket Internet-owned food ordering marketplace. The company said on Tuesday it will sack 15 per cent of its employees, or 330 people, as increased automatio...

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Foodpanda begins clean-up drive following allegations

Following allegations of irregularities in its operations involving fake restaurants and orders, food ordering marketplace Foodpanda is revoking over 500 restaurants every month. Quoting Foodpanda’s CEO Saurabh Kochhar, The Economic Times reported that the company, which was incubated by Rocket...

30 September, 2015 | More »

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Rohit Chadda quits as Foodpanda India MD

  Foodpanda India managing director Rohit Chadda is said to have quit the company. “I have personally decided to step aside from my role as MD of the company to pursue new initiatives. I have resigned from the position from August 1,” the Press Trust of India quoted Chadda as saying. An ema...

13 August, 2015 | More »

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Digital India: Tech startups hope for strong execution and accountability

While the Digital India program is expected to further propel the country’s e-commerce industry and fasten India’s transition to a knowledge economy, a common viewpoint is that archaic cyber laws, last mile connectivity bottlenecks and feeble infrastructure could be major deterrents to t...

3 July, 2015 | More »

Foodpanda’s India CEO Saurabh Kochhar on Indians’ emotional relation with food, consolidation in the foodtech space & more

Foodpanda.com, a Rocket Internet-backed online food ordering marketplace, is very optimistic on the prospects of the Indian market. Reason — the country’s overarching love for diverse cuisine, something that cuts across all cities. In a candid interview, Saurabh Kochhar, who is also Food...

30 June, 2015 | More »

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Rocket Internet-backed Foodpanda raises $100M led by Goldman Sachs

Foodpanda.com, a Rocket Internet-backed global, multi-location online food ordering marketplace (which operates under Hellofood brand in some markets), has raised $100 million funding led by global financial services giant Goldman Sachs, the company said. Existing investors including Rocket Internet...

1 May, 2015 | More »

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Foodpanda starts own delivery for orders on its platform

Rocket Internet-incubated global, multi-location online food ordering marketplace Foodpanda.com (which operates under Hellofood brand in some markets), has started its own meal delivery service in India. This marks a departure from its existing business model where it acts as an ordering platform wh...

16 April, 2015 | More »

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Rocket Internet-backed PrintVenue’s Saurabh Kochhar joins Foodpanda as CEO for India & CBO of global business

Foodpanda.com, a Rocket Internet-backed global, multi-location online food ordering marketplace (which operates under Hellofood brand in some markets), has appointed Saurabh Kochhar as India chief executive officer (CEO) and the chief business officer (CBO) for its global operations. In his new role...

25 March, 2015 | More »

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Rocket Internet leads fresh $110M investment into Foodpanda

Foodpanda.com, a Rocket Internet-backed global, multi-location online food ordering marketplace (which operates under Hellofood brand in some markets), has raised $110 million in fresh funding from a group of investors, including existing investors like Rocket Internet AG, as well as new unnamed inv...

12 March, 2015 | More »

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Rocket Internet expands online food ordering franchise in the Middle East with Talabat & 24h buys for over $170M

Emerging markets-focused incubator and investor in internet ventures Rocket Internet has struck two deals in the Middle East to boost its online food ordering business. The firm, whose food ordering franchise is housed under Foodpanda, a multi-location online food ordering marketplace (which operate...

11 February, 2015 | More »

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