Swiggy introduces two-day paid monthly period time-off policy for female delivery partners

Swiggy has over 200,000 delivery partners and about 1,000 of them are women delivery partners.

published on : 21st October 2021

Hyderabad: Delivery boy hangs self after sending video to kin

The deceased did not mention any precise reason nor leave a suicide note. 

published on : 21st October 2021

Swiggy to hold two liquidity events for employees holding ESOPs over next 2 years

These will be the third (in July 2022) and fourth (in July 2023) such liquidity events by the company. The first was in June 2018 and the second was in November 2020, the statement said.

published on : 6th October 2021

Ordering food online to get costlier? Swiggy and Zomato come under GST ambit

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman explained that the purpose was to ask food delivery apps to collect and deposit GST with the government, instead of what is currently done by the restaurants.

published on : 18th September 2021

Swiggy launches Jumpstart 2.0 initiative to support restaurant partners

Swiggy said it has launched the 'Jumpstart 2.0' initiative to support its restaurant partners in the recovery and revival of their business.

published on : 24th August 2021

Swiggy inks pact with RBML to build EV ecosystem in India

The company has also partnered with Hero Lectro and Fast despatch logistics to enable end-to-end delivery of its orders through cargo e-cycles, Swiggy said in a statement.

published on : 5th August 2021

Swiggy raises USD 1.25 billion from SoftBank, others

This comes close on the heels of the closure of competitor Zomato's mega initial public offering (IPO) which gives Zomato a valuation of Rs 64,365 crore.

published on : 20th July 2021

Swiggy, Zomato must learn to coexist with restaurants  

Two major developments have swung the pendulum away from food and restaurant services, in favour of the delivery aggregators.

published on : 7th July 2021

NRAI approaches CCI against 'anti-competitive practices' by Zomato, Swiggy

Issues such as bundling of services, data masking and exorbitant commissions charged, deep discounting, violation of platform neutrality and lack of transparency have been flagged in the submission.

published on : 5th July 2021

COVID-19: Swiggy launches special care package for delivery partners across India

The care package, named 'Swiggy Suraksha' covers a host of services such as stronger financial support and hospitalisation cover for delivery partners and their families affected by COVID-19

published on : 7th June 2021

Swiggy to close new USD 800 million funding round, company valuation nears USD 5 billion

Majety noted that the round gives the company a lot more firepower for investments.

published on : 6th April 2021

Swiggy to cover entire vaccination cost for over 2 lakh delivery partners in India

In the first tranche of the programme, 5,500 of Swiggy's delivery partners, aged 45 and above will be eligible to opt-in for the vaccination, Swiggy said in a statement.

published on : 24th March 2021

Almost 50 per cent people to ring in 2021 at home, order food online: Survey

With the pandemic's shadow on public gatherings, the survey claimed that Delhi-NCR will lose Rs 200-250 crore in just one night

published on : 29th December 2020