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FreeCharge, Faasos tie up for e-wallet payment solution

Updated: Dec 28, 2016 12:59 IST      
FreeCharge, Faasos tie up for e-wallet payment solution

New Delhi [India], Dec 28 (ANI): India's leading digital payments platform FreeCharge has announced its partnership with Faasos, one of India's leading Food on Demand business as an e-wallet payment solution provider.

Food tech platform FreeCharge, which has presence in the Food and Beverages category through merchants like foodpanda, Zomato, Swiggy, Freshmenu, Innerchef, Domino's, Mcdonalds, Haldiram's, CCD, Barista will further strengthen its position through this association.

"We are glad to have tied up with Faasos as their e-wallet partners. This gives both the partners a potential to serve each other's customer base and opens avenues of future innovative launches for their customers. The diversified geographical reach of Faasos is only set to grow bigger and we hope the association brings in good results for both the organizations," said Chief Business Officer FreeCharge, Sudeep Tandon.

Faasos serves over 15,000 daily customers across 130+ locations in 14 Indian cities Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, New Delhi, Gurugram, Noida, Ghaziabad, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Indore, Bhopal, Nagpur.

It prides itself on being a one-stop catering solution to all ordering occasion i.e. from breakfast, lunch, dinner to evening tea and snacks.

" Faasos is all about unique, memorable and delightful experiences, and it is only possible when each aspect of ordering is made seamless. Post demonetization, we witnessed a 60 percent spike in online payments which now contribute to over 80 percent of transactions," said Head of Marketing FAASOS, Sagar Kochhar.

"We see a lot of value in this partnership which we believe will be symbiotic. While on one hand it will give our user base an added payment option, on the other it will give FreeCharge users a gastronomic experience on India's largest Food platform," added Sagar Kochhar. (ANI)

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