Gurgaon-based Bite Club, an online aggregator of home-cooked food run by Ecstasy E-Ordering Pvt. Ltd, has raised an undisclosed amount from GrowX ventures, The Phoenix Fund via Enablers and existing investors Powai Lake Ventures.
It was launched in late 2014 by Prateek Agarwal, Aushim Krishan and Siddharth Sharma. They have served over 1,00,000 meals within one year of its inception, and currently delivers almost 1,000 meals a day.
Bite Club has a daily changing menu that customers can order from via their mobile and web app. The food is prepared by a curated community of home, amateur and professional chefs.With the current round of funding, the startup is looking to go deeper into the current market, improving efficiency, building a strong platform for growth and introducing newer products.
Bite Club enlisted with Enablers in October 2015.
Enablers is a web based deal platform that facilitates start-up companies and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to connect with HNIs, Angels and VCs for fund raising. It helps entrepreneurs become investor ready and handhold them through various stages of fund raising.
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