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Faasos Launches Version 2.0 Of Its Mobile App
May 08,2015
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Faasos, India’s first and largest food technology business today launched the upgraded version of its Mobile App (iOS and Android) to deliver an enhanced and seamless food-ordering experience to its patrons. The App is the first of its kind in the world that gives an accurate delivery time estimate based on the items ordered, the location of customers and current load at the delivery centre. It also provides an accurate minimum delivery amount estimate that is in sync with the location of the customer. Also, the app presents a different menu to the patrons depending on the location and the time of the day.

Launching the new app Mr. Revant Bhate, Co-founder and Head of Marketing, Faasos said, “We are extremely delighted on upgrading our mobile app with ground-breaking features that provide the accurate delivery time and amount, thus giving a compelling food-ordering experience to our customers. By coming up with the advanced version of the app, we have gone one notch higher in our attempt to serve the customers in the best possible way.”

The new Faasos app presents daily specials in the menu, breaking the monotony of regular meals. With the e-wallet feature, consumers don’t have to worry about payment on delivery. Food lovers can savour single portions without having to share with anyone else. With a hassle-free ordering procedure, consumers can place the order in just 30 seconds or less and track it in real-time. They can build their own combos and have a three-course meal without burning their wallets. They can even repeat their last order, with a single click.

The feature of providing a variable minimum order threshold depending on the distance of the customer from the delivery centre, allows the customers who stay within 5 to 10 minutes walking distance of delivery centres, to add a beverage of Rs 30 if need be.

Grow your e-wallet by inviting your friends to download the advanced version of the Faaso’s app and satiate you taste buds with all your favourite meals- from Biryani to Noodles. No matter the time of day or occasion, Faaso’s app delivers on its promise of timely meals as per your order, wherever you may be!

Incorporated in 2011, Faasos is India’s first and largest food technology business. The company’s forte lies in speedy and seamless delivery of quality food, high in taste. As the only vertically integrated food business in the country, Faasos owns and technologically operates all the three important aspects of a ‘Food on Demand’ business, viz. Ordering (the most convenient ordering app in the country), Distribution (availability of food across different cities) and Fulfillment (Delivery through the company’s own logistics or delivery boys). Series A from Sequoia Capital in FY2012 and Series B led by Sandeep Murthy backed Lightbox Ventures in FY2015, has assisted Faasos in its expansion plans significantly. With its wide assortment of sumptuous meals from breakfast to dinner, delivered to customers at any time of the day; Faaso’s aims to become the best-in-class ‘Food on Demand’ business in the country, with the apropos tagline ‘Leave Food to Us’.

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