Swiggy, the food ordering and delivery platform announced a partnership with Sodexo, the leader in employee benefits and rewards. With this integration, over 3 million Sodexo users across India can now use their Sodexo Meal Cards on Swiggy to order in from a variety of restaurants.
Over the years, there has been a steady shift in corporate ordering trends with office-goers increasingly ordering food online on platforms like Swiggy. Keeping in mind this growing user base, this partnership offers the maximum benefit to those who use their Sodexo Meal Cards only to purchase food and non-alcoholic drinks both at work and home. Additionally, by enabling this convenient and tax-saving payment option of Sodexo Meal Cards, Swiggy is providing consumers with a fast and secure way to pay for a wide variety of meals.
Talking about the partnership, Srivats TS, VP, Marketing, Swiggy said, “Swiggy has become an integral part of the consumer’s lives today. This is especially true with the growing working population and millennials who are always looking for convenient food ordering options that are both time-saving and hassle-free. This collaboration with Sodexo is in perfect alignment with what Swiggy strives to provide its users – superior value and the best food ordering experience.”
Stephane Michelin, CEO Sodexo Benefits & Rewards Services India, added, “Being the leader in employee benefits, we always look for opportunities to enhance the experience of our 3 million+ daily consumers in India. The Sodexo Meal Card works on a 100% tax compliant proprietary network and hence this partnership with Swiggy will give greater access to our consumers, especially the always-on millennials, to order food from the thousands of restaurants in their network using the Sodexo Meal Card.”
Request for Sodexo as a payment option on online platforms has been a long-time ask from consumers. Considering the synergies between the two companies with regards to high service levels and customer focus, Swiggy is the first restaurant marketplace in India to offer this additional payment option to its users. Through this integration, Sodexo’s 3 million daily users can avail exciting offers, great service and lightning fast deliveries from over 20,000 restaurants on Swiggy.