New Delhi, April 28, 2016: TravelKhana.com, the first India-wide market place enabling food ordering for travellers in transit, has recorded within six months since October 2015 512108 meals delivered including 80,928 meals booked through the mobile website, 63,174 through the website, 1,38,227 through their app and 2,29, 779 through their toll-free number. New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Pune, Kolkata are among the top cities from where a maximum number of bookings have been received.
As per the latest data, 42.17% meals were booked in October’15 through their call center, followed by 42.28% in November’15 , 52.36% in December’15, 49.26% in January’16, 43.47% in February’16 and 38.64% in March’16. Meanwhile, through their digital channel, 57.83% meals were booked in October’15, 57.72% in November’15, 47.64% in December’15, 50.74% in January’16, 56.53% in February’16 and 61.36% in March’16.
The maximum users of TravelKhana when it comes to ordering through both mobile and website happen to be youngsters in the age bracket of 18 and 34. The majority of bookings through the mobile app of TravelKhana, were made between the age group of 18 and 34, which was 80.89%. The remaining 7.03%, 4.40%, 4.56% and 3.33% were in the age groups of 35-44, 55-64, 45-54 and 65+ respectively. Meanwhile, 77.73% bookings were made by people between the age group of 18 and 34 through the TravelKhana website followed by 9.03% in 35-44, 5.40% in 55-64, 5.36% in 45-54 and 2.49% by people above 65 years.
Says Pushpinder Singh, Co-founder & CEO, TravelKhana: "Garnering over 500,000 orders within such a short span of time is indeed a significant milestone for our platform. Moreover, receiving a majority of orders between the age group of 18 and 34 clearly shows the love for indulgence among the tech-savvy young and middle-aged crowd of our country. The overall response indicates that people are increasingly taking to the concept of uncompromising food quality, hygiene and variety while travelling which denotes a positive trend for our business growth. We aim to delight many more travellers in our country by the end of this year with our hassle-free services."
TravelKhana.com was launched in October 2012