Posts Tagged: food delivery

JD invests in Daojia

Ecommerce titan JD cooks up $50 million in funding for startup food delivery service

Online food delivery service Daojia has pulled in US$50 million in series D funding from a major backer, the startup revealed today.

  • September 17, 2014
  • at 10:58 am
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The good, the bad, and the ugly of launching a food delivery service in the Philippines

Philippine startup Metroplate relaunches as a food delivery service.

  • July 15, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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Philippine startup MetroPlate pivots to university food deliveries, partners with its US counterpart

MetroPlate is now pivoting to Philippine universities as a subsidiary of US-based late-night food delivery service InstaNomz.

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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 vietnamese food

Foodpanda and OpenRice hook up for a saucy two-way foodfest

At the beginning of this month, Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda revealed its latest huge funding round which enables the food delivery service...

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 5:15 pm
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dianping delivery thumb

Shanghai residents can now order delivery from China’s most popular food review website

Food review and group-buying website Dianping officially launched its food delivery service in Shanghai after a one-month beta test, acco...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Vietnamese food

Om nom nom! acquires Vietnammm to take on Vietnam’s food delivery market

I’ve written about Vietnam’s four main players in the food delivery space and noted that Vietnammm was one of the key online ser...

  • October 23, 2013
  • at 8:55 pm
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F&N jumps on delivery van, launches online ice-cream delivery ‘The Inspired Chef’

One of the biggest attractions and what broadly defines our culture in Singapore is, undoubtedly, food. We have startups and sites such as B...

  • August 29, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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New Food Runner

DealGuru Singles Out Its Delivery Man, Calls Him Food Runner

DealGuru Holdings, the parent company of and Room Service Dealivery, has announced it has separated its food delivery subsidiary...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Vietnam: HungryPanda is Rebranded as Foodpanda to Connect with the Regional Rocket Brand

I wrote about Vietnam’s food delivery landscape earlier this month, and already there are some new developments in the space. Today, Rocke...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 12:22 pm
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Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda raises an additional $60M in funding

Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda announces its second funding of the year, it’s worth $60 million from several investors.

  • August 11, 2014
  • at 3:10 pm
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hong kong food

Meal delivery site Foodpanda arrives in Hong Kong, its fourteenth market in Asia

Foodpanda, the meal delivery service born out of Berlin-based Rocket Internet, announced today it has officially launched in Hong Kong. The ...

  • June 24, 2014
  • at 1:18 pm
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Urbanite Pakistan online food delivery

European online food delivery company makes first move into Asia with Pakistan deal

The online food ordering and delivery market in Pakistan is getting really hot and spicy. Today, Denmark-based online food delivery company ...

  • March 28, 2014
  • at 12:26 pm
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Panda China

Rocket Internet-backed Foodpanda gets $20 million in fresh funding delivered to its doorstep

Foodpanda, the Rocket Internet-backed meal delivery service, just received a $20 million investment from several firms including Phenomen Ve...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 7:31 pm
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Good news, drinkers! You can now order beer online in Vietnam with, which just launched this week, is entering a new category of food delivery: groceries. The race is on for who can beat this market.

  • November 4, 2013
  • at 7:17 pm
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Jingdong invests in food delivery service Daojia

Chinese online food ordering platform Daojia announced today the completion of its series C financing, with Morningside Ventures and B2C e-c...

  • September 2, 2013
  • at 11:40 pm
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Philippine Startup ‘City Delivery’ Doesn’t Just Deliver Your Lunch

A number of food delivery startups are now filling stomachs across Asia. One of them is Rocket Internet’s FoodPanda which is now growi...

  • August 5, 2013
  • at 4:39 pm
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Oh Shut Up About Food Scares in China Already, BenLai is Changing It Up

To be honest, I only started to cook more after moving to Beijing because you’ll never know what is really going through that gastrointest...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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vietnam's food delivery battle

Vietnam’s Food Delivery Battle is Really Hot, Here are the Top 4 Players

Since 2011, food delivery has been a delicious space in Vietnam. At first, it started out in the expat communities and gained significant tr...

  • May 3, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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