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Food delivery startup Runnr beefs up top deck; TinyOwl founders exit

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 | More »

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Bengaluru-based food ordering and delivery platform Runnr said it has hired senior executives from Bharti Group, Uber and Facebook to strengthen organisational capabilities. The company said in a statement that, over the past few months, it has recruited Bharti Group’s Garima Gupta as finance ...

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

Food delivery platform Runnr has raised $7 million (Rs 47 crore) from existing investors Blume Ventures and Nexus Venture Partners, according to a report. Sequoia Capital, another existing investor in Runnr, didn’t take part in this round, The Times of India reported citing three people familiar w...

29 August, 2016 | More »

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Hunger deaths don’t deter fund flow to food startups

The hunger for a small pie of the large food genre continues to inspire startup entrepreneurs as well as investors. In the week ended August 4, at least four food startups, two among them in the dreaded food-tech genre that saw heavy casualties in the past eight to 10 months, got a thumbs up from [&...

8 August, 2016 | More »

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Roadrunnr acquires TinyOwl, rebrands as Runnr

Bangalore-based Carthero Technologies Pvt. Ltd that has been operating hyperlocal on-demand logistics startup Roadrunnr has acquired troubled food ordering platform TinyOwl and rebranded itself as Runnr, a food ordering and delivery platform, it said in a statement. “After the acquisition of TinyO...

4 June, 2016 | More »

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Eight tech startups that closed operations this fortnight

New ideas/global replicas, funding, scale up and shut downs have now become part and parcel of the Indian startup story. Almost every sub-sector in the tech startup space – e-commerce, cab aggregation, food-tech, grocery delivery – has seen the emergence of copycat business models followed by th...

28 May, 2016 | More »

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TinyOwl shuts operations in all cities except Mumbai

TinyOwl has finally pulled down the shutters on its food ordering business after struggling to restructure it for several months. It is likely to come back as a full-service delivery app. The food ordering app, which in November last year saw several sacked employees in Pune holding co-founder Gaura...

23 May, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: Restaurant food pre-ordering app Zeppery shuts shop

Mobile app Zeppery which allows users to pre-order food at restaurants and other food outlets and thus avoid long queues has decided to shut shop, barely six months after commencing operations, a senior executive told Techcircle.in. “We were trying to copy, Tapingo, a US-based startup, but realise...

13 May, 2016 | More »

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TinyOwl may merge with Roadrunnr

Online food ordering platform TinyOwl is likely to merge with hyperlocal on-demand logistics startup Roadrunnr in an all-stock deal, in a sign that consolidation is picking up in the consumer internet space at a time when access to fresh funding has become increasingly difficult for startups that fa...

9 May, 2016 | More »