Local food delivery start up to take on space left by Jumia in Rwanda

RWANDA – Following the exit of Jumia, Africa’s largest e-commerce platform in the Rwandan market, a local start-up, CanGo, says it is preparing to embark on fresh operations to fill the void that will have […]

Norway’s TCapital acquires SA meal kit delivery startup company Daily Dish

SOUTH AFRICA – TCapital, a Norwegian private equity group has announced it has acquired Daily Dish, a meal kit delivery startup based in Cape Town, South Africa to merge with TCapital’s healthy dinner delivery, Day […]

South Africa’s retailer Checkers partners Mr D Food for home liquor deliveries

SOUTH AFRICA – Checkers, a supermarket chain owned by Shoprite has entered an exclusive partnership with Mr D Food for delivery of alcohol to customers’ homes, reports IOL Business. By the end of the year, […]

Indian grocery delivery startup Milkbasket launches voice-buying service

INDIA – The Indian grocery and milk delivery startup Milkbasket has unveiled a “voice-buying” service at its grocery stores, which it claims reduces the order time by over 50%. The service, available on Google Assistant […]