Pidge fulfils 2 lakh deliveries in a year, plans to launch in Mumbai
October 23, 2020: The Gurgaon based early-stage on-demand delivery startup Pidge today announced that it has completed two lakh deliveries in just one year in Delhi-NCR region and will be launching soon its services in Mumbai.
October 23, 2020: The Gurgaon based early-stage on-demand delivery startup Pidge announced that it has completed two lakh deliveries in just one year in Delhi-NCR region and will be launching soon its services in Mumbai.
“Pidge registered 300 percent Q-o-Q growth, 120 percent cumulative monthly average growth in transactions, 5x Q-o-Q revenue growth since 10 months into operations. It is expecting to reach around 25x deliveries in the upcoming festive season and intends to have 1500 delivery executives to its rider count in coming months,” said the release.
The startup is currently operational across Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad and Ghaziabad. The service will be starting across Mumbai, Pune, Vashi, Navi Mumbai, Panvel and Thane.
Ratnesh Verma, founder & leader, Pidge said, “The overwhelming response that we’ve seen in just a year of our operations, owing to safe and reliable delivery by a dedicated and well-trained delivery staff, even during pandemic, we are confident to speed up our expansion plans and chart new growth. For Pidge, Mumbai was the obvious choice after Delhi-NCR region, given the similar dynamics complexities. We are excited and optimistic that we’ll be able to delight businesses and consumers in Mumbai the same way as we did in Delhi and NCR region.”
Pidge has been delivering with trained delivery staff and one of its USP has been its tamper-proof packaging that enables customers and businesses to place as many items as the package can fit, with no maximum limit. To double up the security, the package is packed and sealed by the customers themselves and Pidge follows it up with live tracking of the package in transit and a one-time password (OTP) process as soon the package is delivered.
It is expecting to reach around 25x deliveries in the festive season and intends to have 1500 delivery executives to its rider count in coming months
“Within a year of being operational counts 80+ businesses including Taj Hotels, Hyatt Hotels, The Big Chill Café, Pet Sutra, The Wishing Chair, Miam Patisserie, Pharma Rack, Pooch Mate India Shoppe, Meatigo.com as its customers and has completed 2 lakh deliveries,” said the release.
Aseem Grover, founder of Big Chill, said, "In Pidge, we have found partners who not only seek to provide top quality services but are also passionately committed to achieving it. The entire team is open to learning all the time, which is a great sign that the owners are seeking to build a long-lasting and rich legacy. The true brand ambassadors of Pidge are their riders, and every little thing - from their personal turnout to the extremely polite customer dealing - makes the company shine through.”
Arman Sood, co-founder, Sleepy Owl Coffee, commented, "It has been amazing working with Pidge. I'm really happy with the service as well as the efficiency with which the system works. The team has supported us to ensure that the deliveries to customers are as per our requirements and customisations."