Why Bigbasket will dip its toes, but not dive into the physical grocery market

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Anand J

At a time when firms are looking to blend stores with e-commerce in their omni-channel attempt to attract customers, online grocer ....

10 June, 2019

Unilever Ventures leads $10.5 mn funding for grocery delivery firm Milkbasket

Binu Paul

Grocery delivery startup Milkbasket has raised its largest funding worth $10.5 million (Rs 73 crore at current exchange rate), ....

4 June, 2019
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Milkbasket buys grocery delivery startup Veggie India

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Micro-delivery startup Milkbasket announced on Tuesday that it has acquired Noida-based online grocery venture Veggie India for ....

26 March, 2019

Micro-delivery grocery startup Milkbasket doubles Series A funding round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based micro-delivery grocery startup Milkbasket has raised $7 million (Rs 49 crore) in an extended Series A round led ....

19 December, 2018

What does Amazon’s latest bet mean for India’s grocery biz?

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

US e-commerce behemoth Amazon appears to have made another move to expand its grocery retail business in India and intensify its ....

19 September, 2018

Subscription-based grocery delivery not right for India: Milkbasket’s Anant Goel

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

When Milkbasket, the micro-delivery grocery service owned by Gurgaon-based Aaidea Solutions Pvt. Ltd, started up in 2015, milk, ....

12 September, 2018
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AI, analytics and a bit of common sense are fuelling BigBasket’s efficiency drive

Anand J

BigBasket, the country’s best-funded online grocery startup, maintains 10 days worth of inventory. The industry average ....

29 August, 2018

Online grocery store BigBasket’s combined net loss widens for FY17

Shweta Sharma

Alibaba-backed online food and grocery store BigBasket posted an increase in its combined net loss for front-end and back-end ....

30 May, 2018

Amazon starts food retail venture with pilot in Pune: Report

Binu Paul

E-commerce firm Amazon India is quietly rolling out its ambitious food retail venture in India, starting out with Pune, according ....

19 February, 2018

BigBasket targets 45% revenue from private labels by March 2017

Binu Paul

The country's top online grocer, BigBasket, is ramping up its private label business eyeing higher margins. It expects private ....

22 December, 2016
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How Grocermax is doing things differently in India's e-grocery space

Arti Singh

Few will disagree that India's online grocery market offers vast opportunities. Few will agree, however, on how to tap into those ....

6 May, 2016