A partnership agreement was signed between BigBasket, India’s largest online food and grocery store and Sodexo, the leader in employee motivation and benefits, to simplify day-to-day grocery shopping.
The partnership between two now allows Sodexo clients to use their Sodexo Meal Card to shop for fresh and packed food & beverages on bigbasket.com.
According to press statement the Sodexo Meal Card can be used on BigBasket.com. The Meal Card users can now shop for food and non-alcoholic beverages on BigBasket.com.
“This is a critical partnership for BigBasket and a step further in ensuring customer satisfaction and delight. In their offline avatar, Sodexo coupons formed a substantial part of customer payments towards grocery purchases on BigBasket. With them going digital, it integrates even more seamlessly with the BigBasket online platform. This is a step forward in our endeavour to make shopping convenient for our customers,” Hari Menon, CEO of BigBasket was quoted as saying in the statement.
“The partnership with BigBasket was a specific request from our consumers because they are short of time and also seek convenience for purchasing food. With this partnership, Sodexo will enable quick, hassle-free payments for the large base of 3 million daily consumers who can enjoy shopping on the go and be assured of secured transactions across web and app platforms of BigBasket,” said Stephane Michelin, CEO, Sodexo Benefits and Rewards on the partnership.