Indian online food delivery market is steadily getting growth despite low interest of investors and some players who have reduced operations and shut shops according to RedSeer – a research and advisory firm. RedSeer in its report of Feb this year revealed that Indian online food delivery market received a growth of 150 per cent in 2016 with an estimated gross merchandise volume (GMV) of USD 300 million.
No doubt that the Indian online food delivery market is expanding by leaps and bounds. It has started to attract the brands like Uber; the global taxi haling service provider – which launched its food deliver app UberEats in 2014 and began its operations in India to deliver foods for online orders in Mumbai in May and recently in Delhi-NCR in June, this year.
But UberEats may have to go a long way to become the leader in Indian online food delivery app market because some players exist in this industry for almost a decade and are really doing pretty well with winning the trust of customers by delivering the best services possible.
Here are the top 5 players in Indian online food delivery market.
Launched in 2008, Zomato is India’s leading online food delivery app operating with a huge database of restaurants and food outlets. Currently Zomato provides its services in 23 countries including India, Australia and United States. The app is widely accepted for its simplest user-interface and regular enhancements to its user experience.
Available on iOS, Android and Windows Phone platforms, Zomato also integrates a network of food-lovers who contribute reviews for restaurants and their menus.
Foodpanda is another extensively popular food delivery service provider in India. Launched in 2012, Foodpanda offers the best of the discounts and offers over food orders – the key reason which has made the brand popular in India. Users can create profile in the app and save their favorite restaurants to get instant access. There are multiple payment options available to order from Foodpanda.
The app is available on iOS, Android and Windows Phone platforms.
3. Just Eat
However, Just Eat does not yet serve all over the country but in metros, it provides relatively similar features and services for online food ordering as provided by leaders. The app provides access to a multitude of menus and restaurants as well as accepts payment via cards and also the cash on delivery. It services in nine metros of India including Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad among others.
Just Eat is available on iOS, Android, Windows Phone and Windows 8 platforms.
Swiggy is also the market leader in online food ordering and delivery market in India. Based in Bangalore, the app covers urban population of the country and delivers food with its own fleet of delivery persons who pick orders from restaurants and deliver them to customers.
Available on iOS and Android platforms, Swiggy is a complete solution for easy and hassle free food ordering from neighboring restaurants.
With offering a large selection of recipes especially from Indian cuisines, Faasos is another big name in Indian online food industry. The app has simple navigation with the feature of customizing orders. It offers the best discounts and cash-backs on orders. The app is available on iPhone and Android platforms.
Now UberEats by Uber, the most popular on-demand taxi app, has also started to gain traction. It happened when the company began to deliver foods in all major cities in India, like Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, and more.
Recently (Jan 2019), the company signed Alia Bhatt as the ambassador of Uber Eats India. She is a mega-star from India film industry which is informally known as Bollywood.
Dominos in India has now become one of the most well-known pizza delivery companies. It began with hassle free mobile phone delivery service, which made pizza available just a call away. Later, Dominos began its 30-minute delivery that made it extremely popular. Now the company also has an app that allows people to order pizza from across the nation.
8. Pizza Hut
Pizza Hut is another popular pizza delivery app in India. Apart from pizza, the app also delivers fries, pasta, beverages, and desserts from nearby Pizza hut outlets. The speedy delivery, local deals, and offers make it one of the most preferred food delivery apps among urban foodies.
McDelivery, from McDonald, has now become another popular food delivery app in India. It delivers from a vast range of food items, from burger to fries, to wraps, to customized meals to desserts and coffee. The hard-to-believe transformation of this app has made it a lively and easy-to-use app.
For Chicken lovers, KFC has also brought in App – the fastest way to order chicken online. With this app, you just do not need to stand in long queues for your favorite JFC meals.
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