wordpress blog stats
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Zomato ties up with IRCTC for supply and delivery of food

IRCTC has previously partnered with online food aggregators such as ZoopIndia and Dominos Pizza, Pizza Hut and KFC, foodpanda, Travelkhana, and Hello Curry. Notably, not all of them has worked well for food aggregators.

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is collaborating with Zomato to widen the range of food options available to railway passengers. Zomato will work with IRCTC on the supply and delivery of the food through IRCTC’s E-catering portal. The service will be available at five railway stations for now—New Delhi, Prayagraj, Kanpur, Lucknow, and Varanasi. IRCTC has previously partnered with online food aggregators ZoopIndia and Dominos Pizza, Pizza Hut and KFC, foodpanda, Travelkhana, Hello Curry. But not all of these partnerships worked out well for the food aggregators. In 2019, IRCTC approached the courts over food aggregators  TravelKhana and RailYatri for providing what it called "unauthorized" services. This was despite the fact that TravelKhana was under an e-catering agreement with IRCTC since 2016 right up to the time of the case. How this partnership turns out for Zomato is yet to be seen. Article continues below , you might also want to read: Zomato To Liquidate Its Subsidiary In Portugal, Further Shrinking Foreign Subsidiaries Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Zomato Liquidating Its Jordan Subsidiary Tiger Global Sells 100% Of Its Stake In Zomato Other Zomato Tie-ups: Besides tying up with IRCTC, Zomato is said to be making a debut in the logistics space. According to a report by the Economic Times, the company has launched a hyperlocal delivery service called Xtreme in almost all of the nearly 750-800 cities where Zomato offers food delivery. The service is open both to businesses and individual users, putting it in direct competition with…

Please subscribe/login to read the full story.
Written By

Free Reads

News

According to Russian investigators, Stone had published online comments that defended hostile and violent actions against Russian military personnel.

News

bank-owned P-PA services do not require any authorization, but will also have to ensure compliance with other requirements for P-PAs.

News

However, it is possible to opt-out of the clause by emailing an opt-out notice to arbitration-opt-out@discord.com within 30 days of April 15, 2024, or...

MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.

Views

News

NPCI CEO Dilip Asbe recently said that what is not written in regulations is a no-go for fintech entities. But following this advice could...

News

Notably, Indus Appstore will allow app developers to use third-party billing systems for in-app billing without having to pay any commission to Indus, a...

News

The existing commission-based model, which companies like Uber and Ola have used for a long time and still stick to, has received criticism from...

News

Factors like Indus not charging developers any commission for in-app payments and antitrust orders issued by India's competition regulator against Google could contribute to...

News

Is open-sourcing of AI, and the use cases that come with it, a good starting point to discuss the responsibility and liability of AI?...

You May Also Like

News

Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...

Advert

135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...

News

By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...

News

Rajesh Kumar* doesn’t have many enemies in life. But, Uber, for which he drives a cab everyday, is starting to look like one, he...

MediaNama is the premier source of information and analysis on Technology Policy in India. More about MediaNama, and contact information, here.

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ

Subscribe to our daily newsletter
Name:*
Your email address:*
*
Please enter all required fields Click to hide
Correct invalid entries Click to hide

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ