23 Oct 2016

Rishabh Tripathi

Jugnoo Launches Grocery Delivery Service

On demand auto rickshaw aggregator Jugnoo has gone one more step ahead by launching its new service " Grocery". Under its new product grocery orders will be delivered by auto-rickshaw drivers in their free time. For this service it has tied up with biggest and best wholesalers of the city and has 35,000 SKU's for its grocery service.


What is Jugnoo?

Jugnoo is a chandigarh based on demand auto rickshaw aggregator founded by Samar Singla and Chinmay Agarwal in 2014.

Presently Jugnoo is offering its service across 40 cities in India and is doing 40,000 transactions daily. For its various services Jugnoo has 12,000 autos under its brand. The company is expanding its horizons since its inception and in April this year it has raised $10 Mn in second round of series B funding. Its not only auto rickshaw aggregation that Jugnoo is involved in . With its recently launched services like Fresh, Grocery , Fatafat its expanding its footprints .

Services Offered By Jugnoo

In recently launched grocery service the delivry is done the next day of placing the order between 4pm-8pm. Jugnoo has also introduced another service " Wholesale" which allows its customers to use the daily need items in bulk. It has earlier launched its service " Fresh " offering and delivering fresh fruits and vegetables and it also restarted its hyperlocal delivery service " Fatafat" in may this year.It also plans to launch its express store in December from where it will deliver its grocery services within 2 hrs of placing the order.


Talking about the new service, Samar Singla, founder and CEO of jugnoo said “Post the successful launch of ‘Fresh’, the idea was to enhance our user experience and offer customers an all-inclusive end-to-end solution for all their daily needs. This additional category was a profitable move, as this adds to our overall order size. As a matter of fact, grocery in spite of being a low margin business, has been unit economics profitable for us from day one due to its strategic launch after Fresh. Furthermore, unlike other players in the industry, we have introduced a ‘Wholesale’ category that allows our customers to order their daily use items in bulk and increases ticket size for us.”