Too much on Swiggy’s plate? Food delivery app suffers outage amid expansion drive

Anirban Ghoshal & Payal Ganguly

Two mega funding rounds in 2018 — with a third one in the pipeline — have fuelled Swiggy’s rapid expansion this ....

2 November, 2018

Swiggy closes revenue gap with Zomato in FY18 but loss soars

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bundl Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs food delivery app Swiggy, saw its operating revenues as well as its losses increase for ....

29 October, 2018
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Exclusive: Swiggy close to securing $900 mn in fresh funding round led by Naspers

Kavya Kothiyal & Snigdha Sengupta

Online food delivery startup Swiggy is close to finalising a term sheet to raise up to $900 million (about Rs 6,625 crore at current ....

18 October, 2018

It’s official: Ola-owned Foodpanda acquires Holachef

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Foodpanda India, the online food delivery firm owned by cab hailing company Ola, has acquired shuttered food-tech startup Holachef ....

16 October, 2018

Zomato raises $210 mn more from China's Alipay

Dearton Thomas Hector

Online restaurant discovery and food delivery company Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd is raising $210 million (Rs 1,500 crore) from Chinese ....

12 October, 2018

Zomato introduces self-pickup service to rein in costs

Payal Ganguly

Restaurant reservation and food ordering platform Zomato has introduced a self-pickup service in 13 cities, a move that seems ....

10 October, 2018
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Zomato FY18 loss shrinks on higher revenue, cost cuts

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd narrowed its net loss for 2017-18, as the restaurant listings and food delivery company controlled ....

22 September, 2018

Swiggy is the most successful food-tech startup in India: COO Vivek Sunder

Dearton Thomas Hector & Anand J

Online food delivery firm Swiggy is on a funding spree this calendar year. In June, it had raised a whopping $210 million in ....

17 September, 2018

Naspers keen on ed-tech, fin-tech & food-tech startups in India: CEO Bob van Dijk

Payal Ganguly

Having sold its 11.18% stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart to US retail giant Walmart for $2.2 billion, Naspers continues ....

14 September, 2018

China's Ctrip may invest $100 mn in Zomato

Kavya Kothiyal

Chinese travel services firm Ctrip may invest $100 million (Rs 724 crore at current exchange rates) in online restaurant discovery ....

10 September, 2018
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Zomato, Swiggy on a mission to take unhygienic eateries off their menus

Payal Ganguly

Food delivery firms Zomato and Swiggy are on a clean-up drive, delisting restaurants that do not comply with regulations ....

5 September, 2018

It's only August but 2018 is already the best year for Indian unicorns

Dearton Thomas Hector

More unicorns have emerged out of India in the first seven months of 2018 than in any previous year, as venture capital investors ....

10 August, 2018

Swiggy buys Mumbai on-demand delivery startup Scootsy

Binu Paul

Food-tech firm Swiggy has acquired Scootsy Logistics Pvt. Ltd, which delivers food, fashion apparel, home décor, and more ....

2 August, 2018

Defunct food delivery startup Holachef draws acquisition interest from Foodpanda

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Foodpanda India, an online take-away food delivery firm bought by homegrown cab-hailing major Ola last year, is in talks to acquire ....

2 August, 2018

Swiggy appoints Amazon's Dale Vaz as engineering head

Shweta Sharma

Online food delivery service provider Swiggy has announced the appointment of former Amazon executive Dale Vaz as the head of ....

18 July, 2018

Exclusive: Food-tech startup Dibz raises money in bridge round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Dibz, an online food delivery startup which also serves as an online-to-offline (O2O) platform for discovering restaurant ....

9 July, 2018

Swiggy appoints P&G exec Vivek Sunder as first COO

Binu Paul

Online food delivery startup Swiggy has appointed Vivek Sunder, formerly with FMCG major Procter & Gamble, as its first ever ....

2 July, 2018

Zomato expands restaurant listing service to 25 more cities

Anand J

Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd, which is backed by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, said on Wednesday it is expanding its restaurant ....

27 June, 2018

Food delivery startup Swiggy is now a unicorn after $210 mn funding round

Dearton Thomas Hector

In its biggest-ever fundraise till date, online food delivery startup Swiggy has secured $210 million (around Rs 1,400 crore) ....

21 June, 2018

Zomato's chief business officer Mukund Kulashekaran steps down

Dearton Thomas Hector

Mukund Kulashekaran, the chief business officer at online restaurant discovery and food delivery company Zomato, has quit the ....

5 June, 2018

Swiggy seeks to raise $250 mn, eyes unicorn status

Anand J

Online food delivery startup Swiggy is looking to raise $250 million, instead of $150-200 million it was considering earlier. ....

15 May, 2018