New Delhi: Saturday’s online food delivery platform Swiggy said it broke the record for 5,500 food orders per minute on December 31, ending the night with a peak of 9,500 orders per minute for food alone.
The company claimed that this was the best food delivery ever in India.
“This year, we’ve significantly exceeded all plans and were overwhelmed by customer reaction. OPM reached nearly 9,500 levels in the early supper itself, which is almost 1.7 times the peak last year,” the company said. Stated in a statement.
“In the evening, the number of active users on the platform increased by 177%,” he added.
New users of our platform increased by 80%, indicating that customers had a strong desire to order online.
In Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities, this number was 68%, and cities such as Mangaluru, Patna, Ludhiana, and Surat saw the most new users on New Year’s Eve.
Among the Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities, Visag had the highest number of orders per minute at 190. In cities such as Rourkela and Palakkad, orders increased by 300%.
According to the company, reaching the milestone of over 2 million orders overnight would not have been possible without the support of hundreds of thousands of partners on the road.
https://www.siasat.com/swiggy-receives-9500-orders-per-minute-on-new-years-eve-2251328/ Swiggy receives 9,500 orders per minute on New Year’s Eve