Amazon has jumped into India’s online food delivery market with select pin codes in Bengaluru.Amazon has to compete with the key players like Swiggy and Zomato.
The coronavirus pandemic has showed the importance of food delivery services at the time when we have the restrictions on moving out.Now, the two major players( Swiggy & Zomato) have to compete with Amazon.
An Amazon India spokesperson confirmed the move.
“We are launching Amazon Food in select Bangalore pin codes allowing customers to order from handpicked local restaurants and cloud kitchens that pass our high hygiene certification bar. We are adhering to the highest standards of safety to ensure our customers remain safe while having a delightful experience”
Amazon’s plans for the food delivery space has been in the works for some time, as it has been in discussions with restaurants and cloud kitchens. Interestingly, Amazon’s foray into food delivery came on a day Swiggy announced that it has started home delivery of alcohol in Ranchi.