Tag: Grofers

BigBasket, Grofers on hiring spree

Amidst the second wave of the pandemic in India, more people are relying on online purchase of essentials. Quite naturally, logistics firms and online...

Business continuity challenges for online delivery services

Online delivery services have become the lifeline for cities amidst the 21-day lockdown across the country. On the one hand there is the rising demand...

Women employees in warehouses increase productivity at Grofers

Warehouses were once dominated by men alone, but Grofers has trained its women staff in the areas of inventory, billing, audit, order picking, return...

Revoking job offers may take a legal twist

Grofers had revoked the joining of 67 fresh hires, an act that has landed it in a soup with the revoked students seeking legal help against the company.

Grofers curtails workforce by over 10 percent

Grocery delivery service, Grofers has decided to lay-off 10 percent of its workforce, and at the same time has revoked joining of 67 fresh hires.

Is Tesla reducing hiring, production in China?

If media reports are to be believed, the demand for Tesla’s electric vehicles has not kept up with expectations, in China. As a result,...

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Flipkart & Government of Odisha to foster employment, entrepreneurship amongst self-help groups

Flipkart, the Indian e-commerce company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Mission Shakti, Government of Odisha to support self-help...

SEZ rules now allow WFH to all IT/ITes staff till 31 Dec. 2023

With the Government having made amendments to the Special Economic Zones (SEZs) rules, all employees of IT/ITeS units in SEZs will now be allowed...

Is overoptimism a recipe for disaster?

An ideal team is always a heterogeneous mix of people with different beliefs and mind-sets. That means, there will be very negative people co-existing...

385 jobs cut at Vedantu, leadership take 50% pay cut

Vedantu, the edtech unicorn, has laid off 385 employees from its workforce, taking the tally of those laid off this year to over 1,000....

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...