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

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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. Continue reading “Zomato, Ola team up to offer cab booking and food delivery”

Zomato suffers security breach, 17 million user records stolen

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Zomato has announced that it has suffered a security breach with over 17 million user records stolen from its database. According to the restaurant search and discovery giant, usernames and hashed passwords were stolen by the attackers. Continue reading “Zomato suffers security breach, 17 million user records stolen”

Bing teams up with Zomato to offer restaurant search

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Bing has teamed up with Zomato to provide easy restaurant search and reviews. The search engine from Microsoft will offer features like real time reviews, ratings, directions, travel time and other details on the right side of the the search results. Users can now see 3 latest ratings and reviews from the food providers directly on Bing with a link to quickly access all reviews.

The result will also provide images of dishes in the menu along with restaurant ambiance/indoor images Users can order their food order online on Zomato from Bing. The search engine will now also show phone number, hours the restaurant is open, address and even directions from their place.

Now you can place food orders via Zomato and Swiggy directly from Google Search

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Google is making it even easier for you to place food orders and book a table at your favourite restaurant via Search. The company is integrating Zomato and Swiggy directly into Search.

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Snapdeal teams up with Zomato, Cleartip and others to offer online services

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It looks like Snapdeal wants to be more than just any other e-commerce platform. One of the largest marketplaces in India is now foraying into online service market with a bunch of tie ups.

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Zomato rolls out standalone “Zomato Order” app

Zomato launched its own food delivery service in Delhi NCR, Mumbai and Bangalore in March where users could order food from restaurants using the main app. Now, the popular online restaurant search company has rolled out a separate “Zomato Order” app.

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Zomato forays into US markets with Urbanspoon acquisition

Zomato has continued its expansion and this time the popular restaurant guide has forayed into US markets. The company has also acquired US based bar and restaurant guide Urbanspoon.

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Zomato acquires Lunchtime and Obedovat restaurant guides for $3.25 mn

Continuing its overseas expansion, Zomato has acquired two more restaurant guides -Lunchtime and Obedovat for $3.25 mn. The two popular restaurant guides are from Czech Republic and Slovakia respectively.

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Zomato acquires New Zealands’ restaurant discovery service Menumania

Zomato has acquired New Zealand-based restaurant discovery and reviews site MenuMania, for an undisclosed amount. This is the first acquisition of the popular online restaurant guide service.

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Zomato adorns a social makeover with new UI and features

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Zomato has undergone a major revamp that makes the popular restaurant discovery guide more social. The food directory has added a new social layer which gives users personalised recommendations. For starters, the app has now added mandatory login either with Facebook or Google account. Prior to this users could skip the login process entirely unlike now. This also means that unregistered users can no longer make use of the database to view menus or reviews when searching for a new restaurant. Continue reading “Zomato adorns a social makeover with new UI and features”