Zomato, Ola team up to offer cab booking and food delivery


Zomato and Ola have announced a strategic partnership to offer both of its services to their users. As a result of the partnership, Zomato users will be able to book Ola rides within the app and also make payments using Ola Money.

Zomato will integrate Ola APIs into their app to make it easier for users to access restaurant/eating-out options on their app. In addition, users will be able to book an Ola ride to the restaurant straight from the Zomato app. Additionally, Ola Money will be integrated within the Zomato app and website for payment. Zomato partner restaurants will also set up special zones, where customers can book an Ola. Ola Play customers will be able to view restaurant/food options, read reviews, order food as well as make table reservations through a customized Zomato micro-app on Ola PlayOther than the content, payment and PoS network, both partners will also work to offer a range of value-added services to their customers.

Saurabh Mishra, Director – Alliances at Ola, said,

This partnership with Zomato brings increased convenience, seamless mobility and dining or ordering experience to the customers of both the platforms. From bringing in the ease of scrolling through the Zomato app while enjoying an Ola Play ride, to the convenience of booking an Ola ride and paying through Ola Money at various Zomato properties, this partnership is a win-win for users on both sides.

Mukund Kulashekaran, Business Head Online Ordering at Zomato said,

We are delighted to partner with Ola in enabling a seamless mobility experience for our customers as well as help them access Zomato during their rides on Ola Play. Mobility is an essential part of the overall dining experience and Ola brings together the widest network and choice of vehicles across a 110 cities in India.

Author: Sneha Bokil

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