Tag: Swiggy

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  • The Gig Economy

    The Gig Economy

    With regular employment opportunities shrinking both in the Government and the private sector, the jobs on offer are of a different kind ~ drivers for Ola and Uber, delivery boys for Swiggy and Zomato and repairmen for Urban Clap. The term ‘gig‘ has been coined for such jobs, that is, for jobs for which workers are paid for each individual gig (piece of work) they do ~such as food delivery or a car journey ~instead of monthly salary/days wage/hourly wage.

    October 8, 2019
  • Online food suppliers told to get hygiene rating by 31 October

    Online food suppliers told to get hygiene rating by 31 October

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) commissioner KS Pannu on Tuesday said if FBOs failed to ensure the hygiene rating of their establishments by 31 October, appropriate action under the law would be initiated.

    September 10, 2019
  • Swiggy delivery boys on strike in Panaji

    Swiggy delivery boys on strike in Panaji

    However, a complaint was filed by the Swiggy management in the Panaji police station, saying the striking employees were causing a public disturbance.

    July 5, 2019
  • Delivery boys: Ruling the roads

    Delivery boys: Ruling the roads

    The delivery industry is growing very rapidly in India and generating a lot of employment. With the advent of multinational companies in India, is life really improving for delivery boys or are they working like robots? Rakesh Kumar finds out

    July 5, 2019
  • Swiggy launches ‘Daily’ app for homestyle meals

    Swiggy launches ‘Daily’ app for homestyle meals

    The app allows users to schedule their meals in advance or opt for a daily, weekly or monthly subscription.

    June 3, 2019
  • Online food orders cannot be delivered in Punjab without hygiene rating: Minister

    Online food orders cannot be delivered in Punjab without hygiene rating: Minister

    Punjab Health Minister Brahm Mohindra directed online food ordering and delivery companies to display the hygiene rating of all Food Business Operators (FBO) registered/affiliated with them.

    May 30, 2019
  • After increase in tax burden; restaurants hike food prices on Zomato, Swiggy

    After increase in tax burden; restaurants hike food prices on Zomato, Swiggy

    According to a Business Standard news report, restaurants after increasing the rate of food items have also began negotiating commissions with online delivery services.

    June 19, 2018
  • Choco lava cake hot favourite among lovebirds

    Choco lava cake hot favourite among lovebirds

    Lovebirds indulged in some sugary goodness, including choco lava cake, on Valentine's Day.

    February 19, 2018