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Zomato
Zomato is an Indian restaurant aggregator and food delivery startup founded in 2008. Zomato provides information, menus and user reviews of restaurants, and it has food delivery options from partner restaurants in select cities.
  • Zomato, Swiggy Put On Notice By Google Over In-App Payments

    September 30, 2020 Google Play Store appFood delivery apps Zomato and Swiggy have been put on notice by the Google Play Store for implementing in-app payment features, a Business-Standard report states, which go against Google’s guidelines. The ...
  • India's Zomato Raises $102M, Ups Its Value To $3.4B

    September 10, 2020 Zomato Raises $102M, Ups Its Value To $3.4BZomato, India’s food ordering and delivery startup, has raised $102.5 million to power its growth. MoneyControl.com reported that Tiger Global Corp, better known as “The Tiger Fund,” a New York-based equity investment ...
  • Food Delivery Startup Zomato Of India Reels In $62.4M

    September 3, 2020 Zomato appIndia’s Zomato, a food ordering and delivery startup, has completed its planned fundraising deal with a division of the Singapore government’s Temasek Holdings. Zomato has now raised $62.4 million from Temasek, ...
  • Zomato To Raise Cash With Singapore Investment

    August 24, 2020 Zomato appZomato, the food-ordering and delivery startup in India, is completing a fundraising deal with a division of the Singapore government’s Temasek Holdings. LiveMint.com reported Zomato plans to sell about 15,200 shares ...
  • Restaurant Closures In India Stymie Food Delivery Demand

    August 20, 2020 Zomato appDespite strong demand for food delivery in India due to dining restrictions wrought by COVID-19, transactions are below pre-pandemic levels because of a supply problem — many restaurants remain closed, ...
  • How QSRs Are Fighting Digital Food Fraud

    August 17, 2020 A growing number of quick-service restaurants (QSRs) are relying on third-party delivery services such as DoorDash, Grubhub and Postmates to quickly and conveniently deliver food to customers’ doorsteps. These services have ...
  • Zomato Sees COVID-19 Response Delivering Faster Profitability

    July 10, 2020 Indian food-delivery company Zomato weathered a decrease in revenue after COVID-19 hit — but at the same time saw an increase in profitability, founder and CEO Deepinder Goyal said in ...
  • Prepping For The Coming Grocery Delivery Wars

    July 8, 2020 Grocers Juggle Bottom Line, Food Delivery CostsIt’s got Netflix series written all over it: “Grocery Delivery Wars.” Imagine drones racing through the skies, festooned with NASCAR-like logos, laden with boxes of comestibles as cohort drivers on the ...
  • India's Investor Laws Blocks Food Delivery Startup Zomato From Chinese Investor Money

    July 6, 2020 Zomato, the $3 billion Indian food startup, has been cut off from its biggest Chinese investor Ant Financial amid new Indian regulations, The Financial Times reports. According to people with knowledge ...
  • Singapore's Temasek Holdings To Invest $100M In Zomato

    June 30, 2020 Singapore Government To Invest $100M In ZomatoThe Singapore government’s Temasek Holdings Ltd. is in talks to invest up to $100 million in Zomato, the Indian food delivery service firm, the India Times reported. Founded in 2009, Zomato describes ...
  • India Regulators Investigate Zomato-Uber Eats Deal

    May 22, 2020 ZomatoZomato, an India-based food delivery startup, is reportedly being investigated by regulators for its purchase of Uber Eats India, which could be seen as violating the nation’s anti-competitive rules, sources ...
  • Amazon Joins Competitive Food Delivery Market In India

    May 21, 2020 food deliverySeattle-based Amazon is ramping up its operations in India’s growing market by launching Amazon Food, which will deliver prepared meals. The company already offers grocery delivery in many Indian cities. Competitors include ...
  • Swiggy, Zomato Add Alcohol To Delivery Menu In India

    May 21, 2020 alcohol deliveryIndian food delivery startups Swiggy and Zomato will start delivering alcohol in some cities in an effort to meet the increased demand for booze during the lockdown. Ranchi, the capital ...
  • Zomato Lays Off 500+ Employees

    May 15, 2020 Zomato Lays Off 500+ EmployeesZomato, one of India’s most popular food apps, is downsizing its workforce by 13 percent and cutting pay for its remaining employees due to the ripple effect of COVID-19. Zomato did ...
  • Aggregators Deliver In PYMNTS Provider Ranking

    May 13, 2020 Instacart Mandates Wellness Checks As It Doubles WorkforceSince PYMNTS began publishing the Provider Ranking of delivery aggregators way back in February, everything has changed. Yes, of course, there’s the COVID-19 pandemic. But from the perspective of PYMNTS Provider ...
  • Latest PYMNTS Provider Ranking Finds Aggregators Trading Places

    April 14, 2020 PYMNTS Ranking Finds Aggregators Trading PlacesIt’s a good thing that mobile order-ahead (MOA), order-to-eat (OTE) and the delivery network connecting it all were in place and scaling when a virus mutated. In the time of COVID-19, ...
  • Zomato Pays $206M For Uber Eats India, Filing Says

    March 3, 2020 Uber EatsUber said that it has sold its food delivery operation in India to Zomato, a local competitor, for $206 million, according to TechCrunch. The ridesharing firm said in a regulatory filing ...
  • Amazon To Enter India’s Food Delivery Space

    February 28, 2020 Amazon To Enter India’s Food Delivery SpaceIn a move that could interrupt the duopoly of Zomato and Swiggy, competition in the food delivery space in India could intensify as Amazon India reportedly aims to enter the ...
  • Swiggy Gets $113M In Funding Round

    February 19, 2020 Swiggy appIndia’s largest food delivery company, Swiggy, has raised $113 million in a Series I funding round, according to a report by TechCrunch. The funding round was led by Prosus Ventures, a ...
  • Uber CEO Says Firm Leads In Race To Ridesharing Profitability

    January 22, 2020 Uber carUber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said his company has the best chance of being profitable out of all of the ride-hailing competitors out there, according to a report by CNBC. “We are ...
  • Uber Sells India Uber Eats To Zomato For Cash, Stake In Business

    January 21, 2020 Uber, India, Food, delivery, ride-hailing, ridesharing, zomato, swiggy, investment, news, profitsUber is selling its money-losing food delivery service in India to rival Zomato for a 9.99 percent business stake, according to reports on Tuesday (Jan. 21). The rideshare giant also recently ...
  • Zomato Notches $150M In Funding From Ant Financial

    January 10, 2020 Zomato Notches $150M In FundingAs part of a fresh raise from a current investor, India’s Zomato has notched $150 million in funding. The total valuation of the FoodTech unicorn stands at approximately $3 billion ...
  • Top News In Payments: Antitrust Probe For Google Shopping Comparison Tool; Visa Warns Of Rise in Gas Station POS Cyberattacks

    December 16, 2019 PYMNTS Top News in PaymentsIn today’s top news in payments, the U.S. Department of Justice is expanding its antitrust probe to include Google’s online shopping comparison tool, and Visa warns of an increase in ...
  • Uber Negotiating With India Rival Zomato To Unload Eats Biz

    December 16, 2019 India, uber, eats, zomato, food delivery, merger, newsUber could invest $100-200 million in competitor Zomato as part of a deal to unload its food delivery arm Uber Eats, Economic Times (ET) reported on Monday (Dec. 16), citing ...
  • Ant Financial To Invest $600M In Zomato

    October 4, 2019 Zomato Could Get $600M From Ant FinancialZomato is in talks with Chinese payments giant Ant Financial to lead a $600 million funding round for the delivery company, according to a report by the Financial Times. Ant has ...
  • Indian Delivery Startup Dunzo Notches $45M

    October 4, 2019 Indian Delivery Startup Dunzo Gets $45M In Funding RoundDunzo, an Indian delivery service that differentiates itself with fast delivery times and a business model that delivers practically anything, has raised $45 million in a Series D funding round, ...
  • Amazon India Lowers Commissions To Undercut Food Delivery Rivals

    September 6, 2019 food deliveryIn a move that could spark strong competition in the food delivery space, Amazon India is said to be promising commissions that will be a fraction of what is charged ...
  • Top News In Payments: Amadeus Teams With Visa’s CyberSource; CitiConnect Processes Over 157M API Calls

    August 30, 2019 Top News In PaymentsToday in the payments news roundup, travel technology firm Amadeus is teaming with Visa’s CyberSource to bolster anti-fraud measures for the industry. Also, Netflix turned 22 on Thursday (Aug. 29). And ...
  • India Restaurants Resist Food Apps

    August 30, 2019 Restaurants In India Are Pushing Back Against Food Apps, Citing Revenue LossesRestaurants in India are fighting back against restaurant delivery apps like Zomato, Swiggy and Uber Eats, saying that the apps are too customer-centric, offering discounts which help buyers but hurt ...
  • Zomato Faces Challenges With Gold Subscription

    August 22, 2019 ZomatoAs restaurants lose interest in the company’s Gold Subscription program, food delivery startup Zomato is hitting roadblocks in India. The offering was meant to be a win-win for restaurant partners ...
  • Amazon To Enter Food Delivery Business In India

    July 29, 2019 AmazonWith a move that could make an increasingly crowded market more competitive, Amazon is reportedly planning to roll out a food delivery service in India. The eCommerce retailer is said ...
  • Zomato Tests Drone Delivery

    June 12, 2019 Zomato Tests Drone Food DeliveryTo traverse routes that are densely populated, food delivery service Zomato is taking to the skies: The company says it has made a successful test of delivery by hybrid drone. ...
  • Shakeout For India’s Food Delivery Arena?

    February 22, 2019 IndiaIn India, food delivery done via app is perhaps leading to a shakeout in a build vs. buy debate that near term may settle on “buy.” First thing first, and that’s ...
  • SwatchPAY! Comes To Switzerland; Paytm Teams With Zomato For Food Delivery

    January 17, 2019 The AxisWelcome to The Axis, your late look at payments news from around the world. Coverage includes the availability of SwatchPAY! in Switzerland. In addition, Paytm is working with Zomato on ...
  • Zomato Breach Threatens 17 Million Users

    May 19, 2017 Zomato, the restaurant app, disclosed Thursday (May 18) that around 17 million users’ information has been stolen in a data breach. According to a report in CNN, the hackers took off ...
  • UberEATS Launches In Mumbai With Plans To Reach Six More Cities In India

    May 3, 2017 Uber has launched its UberEATS service in India, where it will initially be available in Mumbai before expanding into six additional cities before the end of the year. According to TechCrunch, ...
  • Zomato Expands Into Restaurant POS

    April 4, 2016 The restaurant search app Zomato has found a new vertical for itself: point of sale. The Economic Times reports that the New Delhi-based startup is trying out a new, cloud-based point-of-sale ...
  • Zomato Cuts Staff, Live Data Collection

    October 19, 2015 Restaurant discovery platform Zomato, which serves 22 countries around the world and has a $1 billion+ valuation, is restructuring its business with a 10 percent staff layoff and change in data ...
  • Zomato Brings Restaurants Online And Looks Toward Payments

    September 8, 2015 Zomato has secured another major round of funding as the restaurant search app plans its next moves into food delivery, payments and reservations. Zomato‘s latest funding round brings its total VC funding ...
  • Urbanspoon Disappearing Into New Parent Zomato

    June 2, 2015 Following its $50 million – $60 million acquisition by competitor Zomato, the Urbanspoon app is officially being shuttered. The good news for lovers of Urbanspoon? Many of the apps’ features – restaurant ...