Ahmedabad Hotels Group Boycott Swiggy, Zomato
A boycott of food delivery players Swiggy and Zomato by the Gujarat Hotel and Restaurant Association is now well into its second week as restaurant owners refuse paying the high commissions demanded by the two companies.
The association has also reportedly said it would not increase food prices as demanded by Swiggy and Zomato to accommodate the high commissions. It is not yet clear as to how many restaurants are participating in the boycott currently.
As per industry estimates, Swiggy and Zomato together handle 70K to 80K takeaway orders with average order size worth INR 270 ($17.83) per day in Ahmedabad city.