Meals supply platform Swiggy has crossed 2 million orders in only a single day, December 31, 2021. The corporate noticed a spike in orders on New Yr’s Eve with many of the tier-1 cities-Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai-placing curbs on celebrations amid new Covid variant, Omicron.
The foodtech unicorn tweeted round 9 pm that it had crossed 2 million orders for the day.
Curiously, the corporate additionally tweeted the record of high 5 orders positioned right this moment all through India.
The foodtech agency mentioned that it has obtained 27,516 orders for Hen Biryani, 33,999 orders for Butter Naan, 18,242 orders for Masala Dosa, 11,370 orders for Paneer Butter Masala and 11,560 Hen Fried Rice orders to this point.
Swiggy had additionally tweeted that it had hit greater than 9,000 orders per minute and has damaged its earlier 12 months report of deliveries on New Yr’s Eve by delivering 9,049 orders per minute.
“9049. not the primary 4 digits of my quantity. the present meals orders per minute. 130K customers are lively on the Swiggy app proper now. that is nearly 2x the capability of Eden Gardens,” the meals supply agency tweeted.
“On Swiggy’s first NYE in 2014 as a 3-month-old meals supply platform, we did 1 order each 3 minutes. How occasions have modified,” mentioned Swiggy Founder and CEO Sriharsha Majety.
Sriharsha Majety, CEO of Swiggy took to Twitter reminiscing in regards to the first New Yr Eve of Swiggy as an organization when it obtained 1 order each 3 minutes. “How occasions have modified. Love India’s starvation for extra ,” he added.
With order volumes heading north on New Yr’s eve, social media was all-in praises for the supply companions who’ve been supplying meals on the doorsteps whereas individuals have largely saved indoors.
“Plans have been cancelled so everybody’s ordering in- please be type to supply execs, nights like these are intense and expectations are excessive. They’re doing their greatest to make your evening superior. Please tip generously and need them a contented new 12 months! A smile goes a good distance!,” Product Advertising Supervisor at Swiggy mentioned in a tweet.