Foodpanda has launched its on-demand rider service, pandago, for businesses in Pakistan that will be available in more than 40 cities across the country.
Foodpanda is the largest and most reliable online food delivery platform in Pakistan that has introduced now ‘pandago’, this service will enable vendors to request a rider on demand, through the website. All businesses will be able to avail it regardless of whether they are listed on the foodpanda platform.
This newly introduced service takes an average delivery time of less than 25 minutes only for each order, possessing a fleet of more than 20,000 riders. Businesses requiring package-delivery services will now be able to request a rider via a pandago account on a pay-per-use basis.
Moreover, the delivery fees of the service is distance-based and charged over a base fee of Rs 65. Whoever customer will sign up for the service, will get access to a real time tracking system that will be helpful for them to ensure transparency and manage their transactions.
Muntaqa Peracha, Director Commercials at foodpanda Pakistan, says, “With the Covid-19 pandemic, customers have begun to change the way they shop. Speed and convenience is becoming more important than ever before. Over the years we have worked towards bringing accessibility, value and variety to customers through our network. With pandago, vendors can sign up and leverage our delivery network to reach a large customer base, ensuring hassle free deliveries.”
Raafay Munir, Head of New Verticals at foodpanda Pakistan, adds, “The launch of pandago aims to solve logistical challenges, for businesses of all sizes particularly small ones, so that they can focus solely on their core business strengths and operations. Businesses can now request a rider whenever the need arises against a base fee of Rs65, irrespective of whether they are listed on foodpanda’s platform or not. With our logistical expertise as a leading Q-Commerce company, each rider ensures that the package is delivered safely and timely with vendors having the option to track every delivery real-time.”