Zomato Strengthens presence in Tier II, launches food delivery services in 7 cities.

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Week 3/6/2024

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DFRE and talabat UAE extend partnership into multi-year agreement for citywide festivals and events. Three-year partnership solidifies shared commitment to create unforgettable experiences for the community (Zawya).

Zomato Strengthens Presence in Tier II, Launches Food Delivery Services in 7 Cities. Zomato on Friday announced that it has extended its food delivery services to Dehradun, Agra, Patna, Mysore, Ranchi, Raipur, and Aurangabad (BW Disrupt).

Food Delivery App ChewTyme Preps for Big Climb. Launched on the tail end of 2023, the food delivery app is centered around empowering and educating underrepresented restaurant owners nationwide (QSR).

Delivery company Wolt suspected of tax fraud worth NIS 33.5 million. Corporation’s operations chief in Israel detained over allegations he used fictitious invoices to write off large sums (The Times of Israel).

With OpenAI tie-up, Grab could soon let users speak to its app to book a ride. Users could soon speak instead of type into the Grab app to book a ride or schedule food deliveries (The Straits Times).

talabat Jordan launches new rewards programme. The new scheme rewards customers with points for every purchase they make via talabat’s website or mobile app (Verdict Food Service).

UAE’s GrubTech Secures $15 M to revolutionise foodtech in the MENA region. The fresh capital infusion aims to bolster GrubTech’s expansion plans, enhance its technological capabilities, and widen its footprint across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region (Edge).

Rebel Foods Raises $13 Mn Debt From Alteria, InnoVen. Cloud kitchen unicorn Rebel Foods has raised INR 110 Cr ($13.2 Mn) in a debt funding from Alteria Capital and InnoVen Capital (Startup News).

Dubai Taxi Company signs strategic agreement with Talabat. The agreement enables the expansion of DTC’s delivery fleet as the demand for rapid delivery services accelerates (Zawya).

Amazon adds Grubhub food delivery to its website, app in the US. Amazon.com opens new tab on Thursday said its customers in the U.S. can now order from Grubhub directly on its shopping app and the website, extending a deal that already offers its Prime members a no-fee access to Grubhub+ membership (Reuters).

Prime members just got free food delivery, but Amazon could get 18% of Grubhub. The new partnership offers sweet perks for app users, but also the e-commerce giant itself (Fast Company).


Jiomart to deliver orders in 30 minutes; Entry in to Quick Commerce likely in June, says report.

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