Exclusive: EnCashea in talks to buy smaller rival RaddiMan; raises funding from Kunal Shah, others

encausa_002Bangalore-based scrap collection and recycling startup EnCashea has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from FreeCharge co-founders Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon, Tracxn Labs and a group of unnamed investors. The company is now in advanced talks to acquire its city-based rival RaddiMan, a person privy to the development told TechCircle.in. In addition, EnCashea […]

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Exclusive: Food-tech startup Holachef raises fresh funding from existing investors

HolachefMumbai-based startup Holachef has raised fresh funding from two of its existing venture capital investors even as food technology as a domain is going through consolidation. The food-tech startup run by Holachef Hospitality Pvt. Ltd that also counts Tata Sons’ chairman emeritus Ratan Tata as an investor, bagged Rs 13 crore ($1.95 million) from Kalaari […]

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Exclusive: Food-tech startup Holachef raises fresh funding from existing investors

HolachefMumbai-based startup Holachef has raised fresh funding from two of its existing venture capital investors even as food technology as a domain is going through consolidation. The food-tech startup run by Holachef Hospitality Pvt. Ltd that also counts Tata Sons’ chairman emeritus Ratan Tata as an investor, bagged Rs 13 crore ($1.95 million) from Kalaari […]

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Exclusive: Chef Sanjeev Kapoor-backed home food delivery startup ZuperMeal shuts shop

zupermealHome food delivery startup ZuperMeal has apparently closed down its operations eight months after it raised seed funding. The ZuperMeal app, when downloaded, is showing an error message. The website of the firm is also not working. Moreover, one of the three co-founders, Balasubramanian Anantha Narayanan, has also joined logistics startup LogiNext as vice president […]

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Online food ordering platform Swiggy raises $7 mn

swiggy_feOnline food ordering platform Swiggy, which is run by Bangalore-based Bundl Technologies Pvt Ltd, said it has raised Rs 47 crore (around $7 million) more from existing investors, including Norwest Venture Partners, DST Global and Accel Partners. The Economic Times, which first reported the development citing the company’s filings with Registrar of Companies (RoC), said […]

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Online food ordering startup Swiggy targets cloud kitchens, guns for 15-min delivery service

Bundl Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates online food ordering startup Swiggy, aims to negate the late-mover disadvantage by joining hands with cloud-based kitchen operators and offering quicker delivery service to customers. Swiggy has tied up with ‘cloud kitchens’ such as Eatongo and Brekkie, both Bangalore-based firms, and is in the process of signing […]

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