“While the grocery and essentials category has always been a part of our long-term strategy of delivering hyperlocal convenience, we have enabled faster ramp up for the benefit of our consumers. Extending our hyperlocal delivery offering will unlock a new dimension of convenience and safety for our consumers as well as earnings for our Delivery Partners during these extraordinary times,” mentioned Swiggy COO Vivek Sunder in an announcement.
Sunder had hinted about an imminent enlargement of the corporate’s grocery providers to 150 cities final month. Swiggy Stores was beforehand restricted to Bengaluru and Gurugram. The firm progressively began increasing the function to tier-1 cities final week.
If you’re in a type of cities, you’ll see a brand new part named Grocery in Swiggy’s dwelling web page. Tap on it and select your close by associate retailer to order important objects.
Meanwhile, Swiggy has additionally expanded its Dunzo-like on the spot choose up and drop service Swiggy Genie to 15 cities. The service was beforehand operated beneath the title Swiggy Go in Bengaluru.
To use Swiggy Genie, all you need to do is open Swiggy app, faucet on the Genie part and select “Create a Task”. Enter choose up handle, drop handle, and add process particulars. The base supply payment is Rs.40 as much as 2km and the worth will increase at Rs.15 per km. However, as a result of present circumstances, Swiggy has restricted Swiggy Genie to ship necessities (groceries and edibles).