Rocket Internet’s Hellofood wins European Tech Startup Award


hellofoodbigOnline food delivery marketplace Hellofood is   “The Europas 2014” best e-commerce startup which took place in London yesterday and they were awarded for its huge global expansion in the last year.”

So far, the startup has expanded its ervice to over 40 countries since launching less than two years ago and its affiliated partner foodpanda boasts a partnership with over 25000 restaurants all overt the world.

The company managed to win after they went through a public vote and a vote of confidence by a panel of expert judges.

Joe Falter, CEO of Hellofood Africa commented: “The Hellofood team is honoured to receive such a prestigious award in recognition of our extraordinary growth over the past year and our achievements in local markets. Hellofood will continue to revolutionise food ordering across Africa in the next year, bringing game-changing customer experience and technology to millions of new users, and underlining its well-established position as the market leader.”

The online marketplace helps restaurants to increase delivery sales through online and mobile platforms and provides them with constantly evolving technology and analytics.

Customers can choose their favorite meal online and foodpanda processes the order directly to the restaurant, which delivers the meal to the customer. Hellofood and its affiliated partner foodpanda has partnered with over 25.000 restaurants worldwide.