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Swiggy Sets New Record, Receives 9,500 Orders Per Minute

Online food delivery platform Swiggy thanked its customers after it received 9,500 orders per minute, breaking the last record of 5,500 food orders per minute. The company made the record on new year's eve, on December 31. ''OPM reaches most 9,500 level by early dinner itself, which is almost 1.7x of last year's peak,'' said Swiggy. Reportedly, it shaw the jump of 80% in the number of new users. 

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 08:19 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Swiggy, recorD, Order Per Minute, New Year, Food Delivery

Courtesy: India TV News

Narendra Modi, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Mamata Banerjee

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Bengali Actor Trolled For Tagging PM Modi In Complaints About Swiggy

Bengali actor Prosenjit Chatterjee turned to Twitter to publicly express his worries regarding food delivery applications on November 6. He penned an open letter and uploaded it on his Twitter account, complaining about a delay in one of his Swiggy orders. In the letter, he mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. His complaint was severely harassed by Twitter users, who mocked his problems.

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 06:36 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Twitter, prosenjit chatterjee, Food Delivery, Swiggy, Prime Minister

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

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Swiggy Grants 2-Day Paid 'Period' Leave To Female Delivery Agents

Swiggy announced that it will provide a two-day paid monthly period leave to its regular female delivery agents, on October 20. The delivery agents can take the said leaves voluntarily in the month. This decision was made to ensure comfort to the female delivery partners. Notably, more than 99% of the females working in the firm are below 45 years of age, and almost 89% of them have a child. 

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 09:29 AM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Swiggy, PERIOD LEAVES, India, health care, periods

Courtesy: Money Control

Swiggy, Zomato to charge GST on Food Deliveries

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Swiggy, Zomato To Charge GST On Food Deliveries: GST Council

The GST Council has decided that starting from 1st January 2022, Online Food Delivery Businesses like Swiggy and Zomato are required to collect 5% GST from their customers. This transition is meant to simplify the tax administration. Revenue secretary Tarun Bajaj explained, "There is neither a new tax nor extra tax, the tax earlier payable by restaurants, now will be payable by aggregators to prevent revenue leakage."

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 02:04 PM / by Muskan Arora

Tags: GST, GST Council Meeting, Swiggy, ZOMATO

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Sunil Agrawal

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Restaurant Owner Killed Over Delayed Food Delivery In Greater Noida

Sunil Agrawal, a restaurant owner in Greater Noida was shot dead on August 31 night over a delayed food delivery. According to police, three men who came to take food delivery got into an argument with the restaurant's staff and created chaos. However, the police have arrested all the three accused. Moreover, responding to the incident, food delivery company Swiggy stated that they will cooperate with the investigation.

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 07:30 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: HOTEL, Swiggy, Police, Shot

Courtesy: ndtv

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Swiggy To Deliver Within 15-30 Min; Expands Service To 5 Major Cities

Swiggy is expanding its grocery delivery empire, Instamart, across Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai, and Noida, with a promise to deliver in 15-30 minutes. It is the first crucial expansion after Instamart opened in Bengaluru and Gurugram, in efforts to amplify their fast-growing commerce fraction. The company with a funding round of $1.25 billion foresees major growth in 10-15 years by expanding its business to urban cities.

Wed, 11 Aug 2021 - 04:47 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Instamart, Swiggy, Grocery Delivery, Commerce

Courtesy: Money Control

Zomato and Swiggy are the best food delivery apps in the world.

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Zomato, Swiggy Are Exceptional Food Delivery Apps In World: Zomato's CEO

Zomato and Swiggy are considered to be the best food delivery apps in the world according to Zomato’s CEO and Co-founder Deepinder Goyal. On July 23, Zomato was listed as a unicorn brand. Speaking of Zomato’s successful business, he stated, “if you are building to succeed in India, you are already exceptional.” Goyal further stated that the tremendous response to its IPO has given the company confidence. 

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 08:40 PM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: ZOMATO, Swiggy, Google Apps, India

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"Ode To One Such Swiggster"; Phani Kishan Is Swiggy's New Co-Founder

Phani Kishan, who has served as the Head of Strategy and Investment at the food-tech giant Swiggy has been promoted as the co-founder of the delivery platform. Founder Sriharsha Majety termed his decision as an “ode to one such Swiggster,” describing Kishan’s persistent support provided to Swiggy since 2015. Meanwhile, for years he has portrayed multiple roles including Chief of Staff to the CEO in 2017.

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 09:45 PM / by Bornika Das

Tags: Swiggy, Phani Kishan, Online Food App, co-founder

Courtesy: Your Story

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Swiggy Confirms To Run Vaccination Drive For Its Driver Partners

As a proactive step, food delivery App Swiggy on May 20 has started the vaccination drive for its driver partners in-order to fight against Covid19. However, the decision comes days after the company decided to vaccinate over 2,00,000 delivery partners. Covering the entire cost of the drive, Swiggy also said that it will encourage its employees to get vaccinated as they are considered as essential service providers.

Fri, 21 May 2021 - 02:47 PM / by Santosh Tibeli

Tags: Swiggy, Covid-19 Vaccination, pandemic, India, Frontline Workers

Courtesy: India Today

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Centre Nods To Drone Flight Operations Of Swiggy, Spicejet, 18 Others

The Aviation Ministry has approved a conditional exemption for drone flight operations of 20 entities including SpiceJet, Dunzo Air Consortium and Swiggy. The one-year exemption is granted under the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Rules, 2021, and the drones have been allowed to operate beyond the visual line of sight (BVLOS). The 20 entities have been selected by a committee after evaluating the Expressions of Interest by 34 participants. … read-more

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 07:50 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Union Civil Aviation Minister, Swiggy, Dunzo, Flights

Courtesy: India Today