FreeCharge, India’s leading digital payments platform, today announced its alliance with Grofers, a leading on demand grocery delivery service provider to help consumers go cashless for their purchases across categories like groceries, food and vegetables, beauty and wellness, baby care, electronics and appliances, home and office needs among many others.
FreeCharge, which has tie ups with retail chains like Hypercity, M.K. retail, Heritage Fresh etc. will further strengthen its presence in the grocery and shopping category with this association.
Speaking on the partnership, Sudeep Tandon, Chief Business Officer, FreeCharge said, “Through this association we want to address the problem of present day homemakers who are constantly juggling multiple responsibilities and can’t step out for their day to day needs shopping. FreeCharge users can now order and pay from the comfort of their home with this integration and is a great use case for the young customer base we have. We hope to scale great heights with this partnership”
Grofers currently has presence across 18 cities namely Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Noida, Pune, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Lucknow, Surat, Chandigarh, Kanpur, Agra, Indore, Nagpur delivering over 20,000 orders on a daily basis.
"FreeCharge is one of the leading and widely accepted wallets in India. Integrating with FreeCharge provides our customers with a safe & quick payment option for their daily needs items. This is another step from us in giving our customers a convenient and hassle-free shopping experience." added Sharad Harjai, Director-Marketing, Grofers.
FreeCharge users ordering on Grofers can also avail a limited period 10% Cashback offer while placing orders on their app/website.
Freecharge is India’s fastest growing digital payments platform. Consumers across the country use Freecharge to make prepaid, postpaid, DTH and Electricity bill payments for numerous utility service providers, fuel payments, travel & commute bookings, food delivery and dining, movie and events tickets, both online and offline shopping in addition to other leading online and offline merchants. Freecharge has millions of registered users, is PCI DSS compliant for information security and is at the forefront of the mobile commerce revolution with over 90 per cent of transactions originating from mobile. Freecharge Go, the virtual card was launched in January 2016, making Freecharge wallet the universally accepted wallet in India.