Oct 17, 2018
Food delivery platform, Foodpanda, has taken over Mumbai-based food-tech venture Holachef, a calculated move that will create its doorway into the cloud kitchen network and will deeper roots into the food-tech system.
Foodpanda is bound to build deeper competence to serve the diverse needs of teeming Indians. Hence, bringing together different trusted offerings customized to the needs of specific customers with enhanced food ordering experience.
“At Foodpanda, we are committed to building for unique local tastes and palate choices of the Indian consumer. Through the Ola platform, we also have an unmatched access to over 150 million customers and an understanding of their preferences. We have been able to bring an enhanced experience for millions of customers over the past year. We aim to build India’s largest cloud kitchen network that will be a major step in further elevating the food experience for our customers,” said Pranay Jivrajka, CEO of Foodpanda India.
“I am delighted to welcome the Holachef team on board and look forward to their joining us in our mission of delivering superior food experiences to a billion Indians,” he added.
Foodpanda taking over Holachef’s business will also include acquiring its kitchens, equipment as well as taking onboard the company’s employees too. Holachef’s founders are all set to join Foodpanda’s leadership team.
“Our mission with Holachef is to serve incredible food experiences to customers through kitchens with the highest quality & hygiene standards. We are delighted to join hands with Foodpanda, to accelerate our mission. We are thrilled to be part of Foodpanda’s and Ola’s passionate team that is truly changing the food experience for a billion Indians,” said Saurabh Saxena, Co-founder of Holachef.