Swiggy News of 08/21/19
Amazon, Reeling From Recent Regulatory Hurdles, Pumps $404m Into Its India Business
Following months-long intense regulatory setback in India, Amazon is moving back to spending big bucks to grow its business in the world’s second largest internet market. Amazon has infused Rs 2,999 crores ($404 million) in its India ...
Grocery Startup BigBasket Becomes India’S Newest Unicorn With New $150m Investment
India has a new unicorn after BigBasket, a startup that delivers groceries and perishables across the country, raised $150 million for its fight against rivals Walmart’s Flipkart, Amazon and hyperlocal startups Swiggy and Dunzo. The new ...
India’S Times Internet Isn’T Ceding Ground To US Rivals Facebook And Google
The aggressive push by Silicon Valley companies and Chinese firms to win India , one of the last great growth markets, has decimated many local businesses in recent years. With each passing day, Amazon is closing in on Walmart-owned Flipkart ’s ...
India’S Swiggy Goes Beyond Food To Offer Product Delivery From Local Stores
Swiggy, the Indian food delivery service, has made its much anticipated moved into general deliveries today after it announced its new ‘stores’ product. The move has been speculated since as early as 2017, but recent developments ...
Food Delivery Startup Swiggy Raises $1 Billion More From Naspers, Tencent And Others
Naspers, the South African investment giant, is back at it again in India! Days after backing educational startup Byju’s by leading a $540 million investment , it has led a $1 billion investment in food delivery company Swiggy. The new ...