Box8

basic info

http://www.box8.in6 Years Old
Mumbai, Maharashtra, IndiaFood & Beverages
501-1000 EmployeesPrivate company

Box8 impact

52
Delivery units across Mumbai
21crore INR
Funding raised till date
4thousand
Transactions per day

about Box8

Box8 is the Indian on-demand food delivery company based in Mumbai.  The company was founded by IIT graduates, Amit Raj and Anshul Gupta in 2012. At present Box8 has 22 stores in Mumbai. Box8 is the pioneer of compact all-in-one meal box in India

Box8 story

Aug-2011
THE START
Box8 was founded in 2011 by two IIT graduates Amit Raj and Anshul Gupta as Poncho Hospitality Pvt. Ltd. serving Mexican food.
Jul-2012
RENAMED TO BOX8
Poncho Hospitality Pvt. Ltd was renamed to Box8.
May-2015
SERIES A FUNDING - $3.5 MILLION
In May 2015, Box8 raised $3.5 million in first round of funding from venture capital firm Mayfield.

Box8 products & services

Food Delivery

On-demand food delivery company whose menu comprises predominantly Indian, Italian, Mexican and Chinese food. The food is packed in five different layers making it easy to consume and carry while packaging ensures the quality.

Box8 team

Co-Founder

Amit Raj

Past: Senior Analyst- Deutsche Bank, Business Analyst- Mu SigmaEducation : Btech-IIT KharagpurLocation: Mumbai
Co Founder

Anshul Gupta

Past: Analyst- Deutsche BankEducation : BTech-IIT Bombay, MTech-IIT BombayLocation: Mumbai Area, India

Box8 office photos

Box8 Mumbai Office Photos

( 4 photos )

Box8 office locations

Mumbai Office
Supremo Building, First Floor, 44, Marol Coperative Society, Andheri East, Mumbai
Mumbai
400059

Bengaluru Office
Bengaluru,
Bengaluru
Karnataka 560001

Pune Office
Pune
Pune
Maharashtra 411001

Box8 amusing facts

Started as Poncho Hospitality Pvt. Ltd. in 2011 serving only Mexican dishes in the quick service format, the company expanded its menu and rebranded as Box8 in July 2012.
    1. 1
      Started as Poncho Hospitality Pvt. Ltd. in 2011 serving only Mexican dishes in the quick service format, the company expanded its menu and rebranded as Box8 in July 2012.
    2. 2
      Box8 as of May 2015 is present in Mumbai and has 22 delivery units across the city. With over 2,000 transactions per day, Box8 has grown 10x in the last 15 months.
    3. 3
      As of May 2015 over 50% of Box8’s orders come through the mobile phone. Its integrated delivery management system guarantees fresh hot food is delivered each time. 80% of its daily transactions come from repeat customers.
    4. 4
      Box8 sells over 1 lac boxes a month.

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