GrabFood

GrabFood trials programme for hawkers with lower commissions

GRABFOOD has kickstarted a pilot project for hawkers that involve lower commission fees and a new format of ordering.

GrabFood bent on serving hawkers despite major barriers

HAVING hawkers on a delivery platform might not appear to make economic sense, but GrabFood Singapore is determined not to leave the segment out. It plans to help hawkers digitalise their...

Is GrabFood Singapore chasing a pipe dream?

GRABFOOD Singapore is not ready to talk about what an optimised food delivery business model would look like, its top executive said. All it can say, for now, is that it will use technology to...

High commissions expose weakness in food delivery model

THE pressure for food delivery platforms to lower their merchant commission rates has intensified over the past two weeks, prompting GrabFood, foodpanda and Deliveroo to break their silence and...

Deliveroo, foodpanda, GrabFood see surge in delivery rider applications

FOOD delivery platforms Deliveroo Singapore, foodpanda and GrabFood have seen a spike in rider applications in recent weeks. This comes amid a surge in demand for food delivery services during the...

Food delivery platforms deny profiting from surge in demand during virus crisis

GRABFOOD, foodpanda and Deliveroo said on Friday that their merchant commission rates are justified because they ensure that delivery riders are fairly paid and the cost of service is covered.

With steep commissions, have food delivery apps failed to disrupt?

THE high merchant fees charged by food delivery platforms are under scrutiny amid the Covid-19 outbreak, in a reckoning that may be overdue. The big question now is if these apps have fallen short...

Resilience of on-demand delivery startups tested amid Covid-19 crunch time

STARTUPS in Singapore's on-demand delivery ecosystem - spanning food and grocery delivery, and last-mile logistics - are bracing for a surge in demand and tougher operating conditions amid the...

企发局将助餐饮业者分摊送餐成本

全岛餐饮场所下周二(4月7日)起禁止堂食,只供送餐和外带,新加坡企业发展局宣布将在这项防疫措施实施期间,协助小贩、咖啡馆、餐馆等分摊送餐成本。

GrabFood launches its first cloud kitchen in Singapore

GRABFOOD is ramping up its cloud kitchens venture with plans to add more properties to its existing slate of more than 50 such kitchens in Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and the...

Merchants hold key to growth of GrabFood Singapore

AT A time where the food delivery sector is headed for a meteoric rise, GrabFood Singapore has identified its relationship with merchants as key to its further growth. It has been building up ways...