Tag Archives: Delivery

Britain’s Royal Mail Bans Delivery of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

Royal Mail Plc, operator of Britain’s main postal service, said on Wednesday it had banned the delivery of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphones through its network for safety reasons, making it potentially difficult for many Britons to return the recalled devices. Samsung recalled about 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7s last month after reports some had caught fire due to faulty ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Starts Delivery of 65,000 Units to Customers

After the initial dispatch of 5,000 units, Indian company Ringing Bells on Monday announced it has started deliveries of 65,000 more Freedom 251 smartphone units across many states in India. These include West Bengal, Haryana, Himachal, Bihar, Uttarakhand, New Delhi, Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh. For those unaware, Ringing Bells announced the Freedom ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Delivery to Begin Friday, First Phase to Include 5,000 Units

Ringing Bells, the Noida-based firm that ran into controversy after announcing a Rs. 251 phone five months back, claimed on Thursday it will start shipping the cheapest smartphone ever from Friday. In February, the company announced the Freedom 251 phone which saw a mad rush of over 70 million people jostling to register but when the prototype was presented to ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Delivery Update and 6 New Phones

Freedom 251 units will finally start shipping on Friday, the controversial manufacturer of the Rs. 251 smartphone said in New Delhi on Thursday. At the event, Ringing Bells also announced two new budget Android smartphones – Ringing Bells Elegance and Ringing Bells Elegant – as well as four new feature phones, three power banks, and a HD TV. The company ... Read More »

Freedom 251 to Come With a Delivery Charge of Rs. 40

Noida-based startup Ringing Bells has now announced that the company will begin delivering the Freedom 251 smartphone from July 8. The company says delivery will be made only to 5,000 customers, and they will be charged Rs. 40 – more than 15 percent of the cost of the phone – for delivery. Adding the delivery charges, the total cost of ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Delivery to Now Begin on July 8, Ringing Bells Seeks Government Help

As consumers wait to see the cheapest smartphone (less than $4) at its scheduled launch in the capital on Thursday, its Noida-based makers have made another pitch for the government’s support to make their loss-making venture “work for millions” who don’t own such a phone. According to Ringing Bells Pvt Ltd CEO Mohit Goel, he initially faced Rs. 930 loss ... Read More »

Amazon Sizes Up UK Restaurant Delivery Market

Amazon.com Inc has begun surveying UK customers about their use of restaurant delivery services, in what analysts said was likely the first step in an international expansion of a business it rolled out in the United States last September. In recent days, the online retailer sent its customers surveys, seen by Reuters, asking about the frequency and cost of customers’ ... Read More »

Foodpanda Pilots 30 Minute Delivery With ‘Express Meals’

Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda has launched a pilot of its quick meal service in Gurgaon. The food ordering platform will be kicking off the launch with a curated menu of North Indian and Chinese combo meals in collaboration with three restaurants – Happy Hakka, Tughlaq, and Biryani Art. Foodpanda will initially accept orders during lunch hours, from 12:00pm to 4:00pm, with ... Read More »