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BigBasket To Start Selling Milk Online

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| October 20 , 2018 , 16:19 IST

India’s largest online food and grocery store, BigBasket aiming business expansion has decided to include online selling of milk, in addition to its wide range of offerings, media reported on Saturday.

The company has branded the milk delivery service as BB daily that allows customers to order milk online.

The company is committed to delivering the milk as soon as possible.

The move of the company to include milk to its offerings came after it acquires 100 per cent stakes in milk delivery startups RainCan and Morning Cart and a controlling stake in vending machines start-up Kwik24.

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With Kwik24, BigBasket has installed 100 smart vending machines in Bengaluru and plans to expand it to other metropolitan cities shortly.

Commenting on the addition of milk to its offerings, Hari Menon, Chief Executive at BigBasket said, “The micro delivery start-up acquisition really helps BigBasket in accelerating our need to bring fresh subscription services to our customers, daily.”

“And Kwik24 acquisition gives us the ability to be closer to the customer by way of the BB Instant smart vending Kiosks,” he added.

Currently piloting in the Bengaluru and Pune, the service has 20,000 daily subscriptions.  

BigBasket offers a wide range of products including fresh fruits, vegetables, rice, dals, spices, beverages, personal care products and meats.