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Zomato Announces Food Carnival ‘Zomaland’, to Launch in 2019

Zomato is going to organise a food carnival called ‘Zomaland’, a move that marks Zomato’s entry into the experiential events space. According to Zomato, Zomaland will feature top chefs and eateries from across India, interactive installations, and performances from well-known musicians. The company said the festival will also feature things we have seen at other […]

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Zomato Buys Lucknow-Based TechEagle to Build Towards Food Delivery via Drones

With an aim to deliver food via drones in India, online ordering app Zomato on Wednesday announced it has acquired a Lucknow-based startup TechEagle Innovations that works exclusively on drones, for an undisclosed sum. TechEagle will help Zomato create a hub-to-hub delivery network powered by hybrid multi-rotor drones, the company said in a statement. “We are currently […]

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Zomato Responds to Viral Video Showing Its Delivery Executive Eating Food, Tampering With Orders

While food ordering platform Zomato is on a spree of expanding its market presence, a video has emerged that shows one of its delivery executives consuming food out of the boxed orders that could seriously dent its image. The over two-minute viral video has been received with a lot of outrage from the public as […]

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Baidu has plans to invest in Zomato, BookMyShow amd other Indian startups

Baidu Inc is in talks to invest in Indian e-commerce start-ups including Zomato, BookMyShow and BigBasket, a spokesman for China’s top online search provider said. “The Indian market represents an enormous opportunity for us to connect more people with services, and we plan to put more resources there in the future,” the spokesman told Reuters […]

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Zomato Shuts Down Online Ordering in 4 Indian Cities

Gurgaon-based restaurant discovery platform Zomato announced Monday that it will be shutting down its food ordering service in Lucknow, Kochi, Indore, and Coimbatore. Zomato launched its online food ordering operations in April 2015, and the service was available in 14 cities across India, the company said. “The size of the market is in these cities […]