Flashback 2016: Six startups that pivoted this year

Arti Singh

Some entrepreneurs get it right the first time and succeed, some just give up. And then there are some who don't get it right ....

28 December, 2016

Layoffs at Indian Internet businesses touch 10,000

Manu P Toms

Since August 2015, when the first signs of a funding slowdown emerged in the Indian startup ecosystem, around 10,000 people, ....

21 December, 2016
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Food delivery startup Runnr beefs up top deck; TinyOwl founders exit

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bengaluru-based food ordering and delivery platform Runnr said it has hired senior executives from Bharti Group, Uber and Facebook ....

19 October, 2016

Food delivery startup Runnr gets $7 mn from Blume, Nexus and others

Disha Sharma

Food delivery platform Runnr has raised $7 million (Rs 47 crore) from existing investors Blume Ventures and Nexus Venture Partners, ....

29 August, 2016

Hunger deaths don't deter fund flow to food startups

Binu Paul & Priya Prasad

The hunger for a small pie of the large food genre continues to inspire startup entrepreneurs as well as investors. In the week ....

8 August, 2016

Roadrunnr acquires TinyOwl, rebrands as Runnr

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bangalore-based Carthero Technologies Pvt. Ltd that has been operating hyperlocal on-demand logistics startup Roadrunnr has acquired ....

4 June, 2016
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Eight tech startups that closed operations this fortnight

Arti Singh

New ideas/global replicas, funding, scale up and shut downs have now become part and parcel of the Indian startup story. Almost ....

28 May, 2016

TinyOwl shuts operations in all cities except Mumbai

Priya Prasad

TinyOwl has finally pulled down the shutters on its food ordering business after struggling to restructure it for several months. ....

23 May, 2016

Exclusive: Restaurant food pre-ordering app Zeppery shuts shop

Nishant Sharma

Mobile app Zeppery which allows users to pre-order food at restaurants and other food outlets and thus avoid long queues has decided ....

13 May, 2016

TinyOwl may merge with Roadrunnr

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online food ordering platform TinyOwl is likely to merge with hyperlocal on-demand logistics startup Roadrunnr in an all-stock ....

9 May, 2016