With Swiggy’s recent $1.25 billion dollar raise from SoftBank, Zomato’s acquisition of Ubereats last March for $206 million, Amazon’s forage into the food delivery sector, plus the recent IPO of Zomato, India’s online food delivery market is surely heating up and garnering a lot of worldwide attention and heavy investments. At Measurable AI, we analyse millions of email transactions to produce actionable consumer insights for corporations and financial institutions who wish to stay ahead of their peers in today’s competitive market.
The competitive landscape of the food delivery market in Asia has changed a lot in 2021. Previously our reports showed how major food delivery companies in Asia were performing during covid (Read The Roller Coaster Goes On: Food-Delivery Companies in Asia). After a year of pandemic, the battle goes on, and is heating up in one of the most densely populated markets – Hong Kong.
When it comes to consumer behavior under the pandemic, nothing has been too different all around the world now. The war among food delivery companies that we have seen in many regions is also happening in the Arab world. According to Measurable AI’s transactional e-receipts data, the overall food delivery market in the Middle East has doubled its revenue size in 2020.
“Whales” are usually referred to as a small group of people who contribute a large percentage of revenues in successful games. These users’ purchasing behavior can be very different from regular users. Previous studies showed that 1% of the users are responsible for over 59% of the revenues on iPhone’s marketplace in the US.