This article showcases our top picks for the best China based Food Delivery companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Food Delivery industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top China Food Delivery Companies
ELEME operates as an online ordering platform. It provides a variety of gourmet food take away services.
Lazhasi Network Technology in Shanghai develops and operates ELEME. It has covered more than 2000 cities in China, with more than 1.3 million joining shops, 15 thousand staff and more than nine million daily orders.
The Alibaba Group acquired ELEME in April 2018 and it continues to operate independently. Mark Zhang and Jack Kang, at Minhang Campus of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, founded ELEME in September 2008.
Its headquarters are in Shanghai, China.. .
Benlai Holding Group (Benlai.com) is China’s largest online fresh grocery market with 2700 employees and US$1 billion in revenue. Founded in 2012, it now has more than 25 million paying users in 550 cities.
Benlai’s mission is to deliver safe and highest quality food to every Chinese household.. .
Fruitday (天天鲜果) is an e-commerce provider that focuses on importing global fresh fruit products and services. It is a website subordinated to the Shanghai Fruitday e-commerce Co., Ltd.
Established on April 1, 2009, with its predecessor as the traditional fruit vendor, Fruitday has over 30 years of experience in the food industry. Fruitday’s main products are mid- and high-end fruit products, including imported fresh fruits and domestic fresh fruits.
Fruitday has built a direct platform between suppliers and consumers with self-built cold storage and cold-chain logistics. It has multiple supply channels, such as website ordering, telephone ordering, TV ordering, direct supply to company, and physical store service.
It strives to provide healthy, green, and fresh fruit products and personalized fresh fruit services for consumers.. .
Sungiven Foods originated from Xiamen Sungiven Import & Export Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “Sungiven Import & Export”), which was set up on Nov.
22nd, 2001. Since its establishment, Sungiven Import & Export has been cooperating with many good-quality food manufactures in China and abroad, and exporting thousands of private brand products to Americas, EU, Australia, Japan and so on.
Sungiven Foods owns private brands namely “Sungiven, Onetang, Yuho, Ontrue”, products of which shall pass strict international certifications or professional safety inspections before entering global markets, many of which are sold meanwhile at supermarkets abroad.. .
Etaoshi.com owns and operates an online catering and food delivery portal. The company’s services include online dinner booking, take-out, reservation for food and drinks, and food distribution.
The company was founded in 2011 and is based in China.. .
Line0 is a Nanjing-based food delivery company. The startup runs delivery services mostly for cheap franchise restaurants, guaranteeing a bowl of noodles or a Burger King Whopper to your door in less than one hour.
It currently operates in five cities: Nanjing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Suzhou, and Wuhan.. .
Delivering your alcohol of choice in under 1 hour 24 hours a day, Tippler gives you extensive choices of drinks brought to your doorstep anywhere in Shanghai. Through their APP, Wechat account and website, Tippler offers consumers an easy way to order wine, spirits, beer, and cocktail sets.
In a few simple clicks, you can choose your items, place your order and watch your drinks get delivered in a flash.. .
Happy Meal is an on-demand mobile based healthy Chinese lunch box delivery service targeting China’s college educated professionals. Customers choose between a set of different meals which are delivered to their door, mainly office buildings, within 15 minutes.
The company operates in Shanghai.. .
Yummy Express is a Beijing, China-based O2O solutions provider offering logistics and operations services. Established in 2012 by Yu Yang, Yang Shuyi and Ba Zhen, Yummy Express focuses on meal delivery services for major takeout O2O platforms including China’s largest catering merchants such as Baidu Waimai.
Additionally, the company provides fast-moving consumer goods companies with internet-enabled logistics and operational services. Its “3km, 30 min” on-demand service with heat retained records and shares delivery stats information with customers.
Yummy Express, which also delivers fresh foods such as cake and fresh fruit from companies such as missfresh.cn, 1mxian.com and xuxian.com, has over 5,000 proprietary “delivery men” with 200,000 daily orders being provided in 18 cities in China. Source: [FinSMEs](http://www.finsmes.com/2016/04/yummy-express-completes-10m-series-c-funding.html).
Yimi Station is a modern catering management enterprise specializing in food industry technology. The core team of the company has accumulated nearly 20 years of industry, dedicated to the modernization of the development and implementation of top food, using the new Internet and Internet of Things.
Technology, relying on multi-point distribution structure, the closest to the consumer’s gourmet intelligent kitchen cabinet and open food research and development platform, has become a new format of Chinese food, this model has been recognized by the industry and consumers after the launch, Yimi cloud standing here On the basis of this, we will continue to explore new scenes for campus feeding and become the pioneers of personalized dining on campus.. .
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