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    Company Description

    Grofers is an Indian online grocery delivery service.[3] It was founded in December 2013 and is based out of Gurgaon.[4][5] As of 2018, the company has raised about $535.5 million from investors including SoftBankTiger Global and Sequoia Capital.[6][7][8]

    The name Grofers is a portmanteau of “grocery gophers”.[9] Customers of the company use a mobile application to order groceries online. Grofers employees then secure the items from their warehouse and deliver the items to the consumer. The delivery may be scheduled for any time of the day.[10]

    Grofers currently operates in 33 cities namely: DelhiDasnaGurgaonMumbaiBangaloreKolkataNoidaPuneAhmedabadChennaiHyderabadJaipurLucknowSuratChandigarhKanpurAgraIndoreNagpurLudhianaVadodaraMathuraRohtakUnnaoBahadurgarhBhiwadiBijnorRai BareilyPanipatJamshedpurAligarhHisarGonda, and Panchkula Moradabad .

    During the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, Grofers along with Amazon India and Big Basket were among the few online grocery platforms that continued to operate in India.[11]