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Grab Expands GrabFood Service to Yogyakarta, Semarang & Palembang

Grab, the leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, will now not only ferry you across town to your favorite destination in Indonesia but also deliver your food with GrabFood service following its expansion to three new cities: Yogyakarta, Semarang and Palembang.

 

  • Enjoy lip-smacking dish delivered to your doorstep at an affordable fee
  • Expanded service with more than 30,000 merchants across Indonesia
  • Communicate with driver-partners easily using GrabChat, Grab’s in-app instant messaging

Jakarta, 25 January 2018 – Grab, the leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, will now not only ferry you across town to your favorite destination in Indonesia but also deliver your food with GrabFood service following its expansion to three new cities: Yogyakarta, Semarang and Palembang.

 

The service, now available in nine cities nationwide with over 30,000 merchants, lets customers order food from nearby eateries within 3 km and have Grab driver-partners bring it to their offices or homes.

“GrabFood is a convenient and reliable way to get the food we love any time we want at the tap of a button. It also provides new economic opportunities for delivery partners and enables local restaurants to connect with more customers in the respective city.” said Mediko Azwar, Marketing Director, Grab Indonesia.

First launched in Jakarta in 2016, the service has debuted in Surabaya, Bandung, Bali, Makassar, and Medan last year. GrabFood is available on the Grab app under food service and customers can flip through an array of mouth-watering menus from nearby restaurants with an affordable delivery fee starting from IDR3000 for those living in cities outside Jabodetabek.  

They can also track the driver-partners location and estimated time of arrival in real-time and chat them through GrabChat feature available on the app that enable seamless communication between customer and driver-partner without leaving the Grab app or incurring mobile charges.

Place your GrabFood order now!

  1. Download Grab app on Google Play or AppStore
  2. Open the Grab app and tap the “Transport” button on the upper part of the app and switch to “Food” service to use GrabFood service
  3. Enter your order drop off location, list of nearby restaurants will pop-up and ready to serve you
  4. Click on your preferred nearby restaurant to scroll through the menu, and order your food and/or drinks directly through the Grab app
  5. Tap on “Confirm Order”
  6. Relax while your GrabFood driver-partner picks up your food and delivers it – still hot – straight to your doorstep
  7. Pay for your meal and delivery with cash on delivery
  8. Enjoy your meal

Whether you are looking for a fried chicken for lunch, martabak for an office party, or dinner for the family, folks can relax knowing that their food is being delivered wherever they are.

Eateries interested in partnering with the service can visit GrabFood’s page at https://www.grab.com/id/grabfood/ to begin the process of signing up for the service.

About Grab

Grab is Southeast Asia’s leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform. Grab solves critical transportation challenges to make transport freedom a reality for 620 million people in Southeast Asia. Grab’s core product platform includes transport solutions for drivers and passengers with an emphasis on convenience, safety and reliability, as well as its proprietary mobile payments platform, GrabPay, which is increasing access to mobile payment solutions for millions of Grab riders and drivers across Southeast Asia and deepening financial inclusion in the region. Grab currently offers services in Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, and Cambodia. For more information, please visit: http://www.grab.com.

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