foodpanda Bangladesh, an online food and grocery delivery platform, has joined hands with Zaynax Health, the country's first health super app providing 360-degree digital solutions for all healthcare needs, to enhance access to digital healthcare services for its freelance delivery partners and their families.
Zubair B. A Siddiky. Co-founder and Managing Director of foodpanda Bangladesh and Parvez Ahmad, Chief Operating Officer of Zaynax Health, signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at foodpanda's headquarters in Gulshan today.
The partnership aims to provide affordable medical benefits to foodpanda’s freelance delivery partners and their families at discounted prices. Delivery partners can opt-in and will have to pay a minimum monthly subscription fee to access the health benefits. These benefits encompass cash coverage for hospitalization, round-the-clock free online doctor consultations, maternity coverage, discounts on medical tests, convenient home sample collection, and home delivery of medicines.
Zubair B A Siddiky, Co-founder and Managing Director of foodpanda Bangladesh said, “In the last 10 years, we have been consistently committed to providing our freelance delivery partners with comprehensive support, including a flexible means of earning a livelihood, and various benefits such as insurance, training programs, loans, and online educational resources. To further support our delivery partners, foodpanda has partnered with Zaynax Health, aiming to bring greater access to healthcare for all delivery partners and their families, recognizing it as a basic necessity.”
Since 2013, foodpanda has created a sustainable digital ecosystem for restaurants, shops, customers, and our delivery partners in Bangladesh. Within this ecosystem, our delivery partners are the heart of our business, playing a crucial role in delivering food and groceries to its valued customers diligently.
The partnership underscores foodpanda's commitment to the well-being of its delivery partners, while Zaynax Health’s endeavors to make healthcare accessible and affordable for all.
Parvez Ahmad, Chief Operating Officer at Zaynax Health, said "Our commitment lies in making healthcare accessible, affordable, and convenient for as many people as possible, and this partnership with foodpanda helps us move forward towards that direction. We are happy to have foodpanda delivery partners and their families on board with us, and we hope to provide them with our best."
Andalib Hasan, Director of Operations, and Gazi Towhid Ahmed, Head of Corporate Affairs and Public Relations of foodpanda were also present during the signing ceremony.
foodpanda is Asia’s leading on-demand delivery platform, dedicated to bringing consumers a wide range of food, groceries and more, quickly and conveniently. Powered by technology and operational excellence, foodpanda is spearheading the growth of quick-commerce (q-commerce) across the region with its network of retail partners, as well as pandamart cloud stores to provide more on-demand options beyond the millions of food varieties. foodpanda operates in more than 400 cities across 11 markets in Asia - Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, Pakistan, Taiwan, Philippines, Bangladesh, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and. foodpanda is a subsidiary of Delivery Hero, a global leader of the food delivery industry.