25 May 2020
The lockdown enforced to contain the outbreak of COVID-19 has surged the demand for home delivery of essentials, giving a significant boost to the business of e-grocers like Bigbasket and Grofers.
14 Apr 2020
A few months after acquiring UberEats, Zomato is looking to buy popular e-grocery start-up Grofers.
26 Mar 2020
Even though essential services such as food and groceries are exempted from the 21-day lockdown in India, e-commerce companies faced disruption of services.
25 Mar 2020
Even as India, a nation of 1.3 billion people, observes a total lockdown, the number of coronavirus cases crossed 600 on Wednesday.
30 Dec 2019
In the wake of protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, the government has become more aggressive with internet shutdowns.
16 Jul 2018
It has been confirmed that Gurugram-based online grocery delivery service Grofers has shut down its vegetables and fruits delivery segment across NCR and Bengaluru.
16 Jan 2018
Giving a big push to the online sales of "swadeshi" FMCG products, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved has partnered with eight leading e-commerce platforms, including Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall, ShopClues, Big Basket, Grofers, NetMeds, and 1mg.
14 Jun 2017
Amazon is currently exploring the possibility of buying online grocery site BigBasket in order to solidify its stance in India.
19 Apr 2017
According to sources, BigBasket has opened up a dialogue with its comparatively smaller rival Grofers for a possible merger.