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Saturday, February 29, 2020



Hyderabad: Group of drunk men assault Swiggy delivery man, probe underway

February 18, 2020 10:29 pm

Kurukuntla Thirupathiah, an employee with food-delivery app Swiggy in his complaint to Malkajgiri police, said that he received an order to deliver biriyani at 10:30 pm on Monday night in East Anandbagh's Kalyan nagar.

Chandigarh: Insurance firm to reimburse medical claim, pay Rs 25,000 to Swiggy employee

December 14, 2019 8:07 am

Hardev Singh of Chandigarh stated that he joined as delivery boy with BUNDL Technologies Private Limited cum Swiggy on December 14, 2017 and was provided an insurance cover by the firm from the date of his joining, valid till August 13, 2019. The policy covered his entire family.

Swiggy to expand presence to 600 cities, 200 universities in 2019

October 07, 2019 4:59 pm

Since its inception five years ago, the company has received an overwhelming response from tier 3 and 4 cities, allowing it to successfully penetrate even the smallest markets across the country, it added.

'Swiggy Go': New pick up and drop service launched in Bengaluru

September 04, 2019 1:24 pm

Swiggy Go is an instant pick up and drop service to send packages anywhere in the city. Like Swiggy Stores, Swiggy Go will be part of the app, the company said in a statement.

To swell its numbers and valuation, Zomato made restaurants pay bill; standoff deepens

August 31, 2019 7:14 am

Zomato admits to mistakes, but blames ‘bargain-hunters’ for impasse. The number of Zomato Gold users has increased to over 13 lakh, leading to restaurants running businesses with “deep discounting”.

Chennai restaurant chain, club join hands to feed city's food delivery agents

August 28, 2019 10:05 am

Feed the Feeders is a project that aims to provide meals for free to food delivery agents while they wait outside restaurants to pick up food orders of customers across the city.

Swiggy co-founder, filmmaker among 19 to receive IIT-Kharagpur award

August 16, 2019 4:19 pm

Among others who have made it to the list are Akanksha Swarnim, the founder of Delhi-NCR chapter of NGO UPAY, and filmmaker Samarth Mahajan, whose debut film 'The Unreserved' has won acclaim in national and international forums

E-pharmacies claim in Delhi HC they are like Swiggy, only deliver drugs

July 04, 2019 4:50 pm

The e-pharmacies told a bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar that just like Swiggy does not require a restaurant license to deliver food, they do not require any license to deliver medicines to customers who purchase drugs online.

Amid IPL fever, food delivery platforms look to maximise customer acquisition

May 05, 2019 6:57 am

According to data sourced from Redseer Consulting, a Bengaluru-based consultancy firm, daily average order volumes on platforms such as Zomato, Swiggy, Foodpanda and UberEats, Faasos, Curefit, etc has surged 20 per cent during the ongoing IPL season, compared with the pre-tournament duration.

Meet Jenifar Russel, a Swiggy delivery executive contesting Lok Sabha elections from Bangalore Central

May 25, 2019 6:14 pm

Jenifar J. Russel, a 38-year-old, reveals that his job as a food delivery executive has helped him connect with the city better. "Earlier I used to switch on the AC in my car and go to work. Now I'm aware of the pollution levels, potholes on road, traffic problems, parking issues, and foul smell arising from garbage dumping areas. Travelling on a two-wheeler gives me the real feel of the city," he says.