Food delivery leader Foodpanda and Convenience store chain giant 7-Eleven announces tie up.
7th February 2014, KUALA LUMPUR – The convenience store has just got even more convenient. Foodpanda Malaysia announces its latest initiative to revolutionize the delivery industry with a tie up with convenience store, 7Eleven. This service extends to delivery areas where foodpanda operates including the Klang Valley, Subang, Cyberjaya / Putrajaya, Johor Bahru and Penang. Items currently on the menu include high-in demand snacks, beverages, confectionery and prepaid reload cards with more new items to be added in the near future.
7-Eleven Malaysia has tied up with Foodpanda Malaysia in leveraging on their delivery experience and logistics. Foodpanda Malaysia is currently the largest food delivery platform in Malaysia.
Ronan Lee, General Manager (Marketing) of 7-Eleven Malaysia says “We are happy to announce that we are the first and only convenience store in Malaysia to provide delivery services to selected areas in collaboration with FoodPanda as an “extra convenient” option for consumers”. He adds “This is in line with 7-Eleven’s Malaysia tagline of being “Always There For You” – by providing added convenience to people on the go looking for everyday items. We are very happy to work with Foodpanda and leveraging on their delivery platform to bring 7-Eleven right to our customer’s doorstep.“
“We think customers will appreciate the convenience that both Foodpanda and 7-Eleven will be providing with this tie-up” says Claudio Abitante, Managing Director of Foodpanda Malaysia. “We currently see an increase in demand for convenience store items – as we see customers requesting for snacks on top of food delivery orders”
To celebrate this unique collaboration, any orders via Foodpanda for 7-Eleven offerings will have no delivery fee for 11 days beginning 7th February 2014. They will also be offering RM10 rebate vouchers with no minimum purchase condition for new Foodpanda customers – just visit 7-Eleven’s and FoodPanda Malaysia website and Facebook page for more details.
Foodpanda operates between 10AM to 11PM daily. You can order your favorite convenience store items for delivery from Foodpanda.my via their website, iOS and Android application. Payment can be made via Credit Card, PayPal or cash on delivery.
Foodpanda and its affiliated brand hellofood is the fastest growing online food delivery marketplace worldwide currently operating in four continents. The group has also recently raised an additional of USD20 million of funding from a group of investors including Phenom Ventures. With the new investment foodpanda is aiming to continue its global ambitions and roll out to over 40 markets by the end of Q1.