(17 Aug 2021)
The digital arm of the rapidly growing AirAsia Group,
airasia digital, has launched a food service in Thailand.
Currently only available in four parts of Bangkok
– Din Daeng, Chatuchak, Lat Phrao, and Huai Khwang, with Phya Thai, Ratchathewi, Pathumwan and Watthana
to be added soon, the company
plans to expand the delivery service to even more areas of Bangkok
as well as Chiang Mai and Phuket in
the coming weeks.
Users can select from a
variety of stores, ranging from well-known brands to local providers,
from 06:30 to 19:00 daily.
Country Head of airasia super app, Varut
Vutipongsatorn said, “For Bangkok users, our
technology allows easy food ordering and seamless online payments,
including credit and debit cards, bank transfers, BigPay,
PromptPay and e-wallets. We are confident that airasia food is
ready to offer the best contactless delivery experience to help
encourage social distancing and retain normalcy throughout the
pandemic and beyond … For merchants, as part of the launch, we are
offering a 5% commission fee to support them during these
difficult times, from now through the end of October.”
To celebrate the official launch in Thailand,
airasia food is offering a number of privileges for early bird
users, including daily free meals, free delivery and more:
– The 30,000 free meals for 30 days campaign is in partnership with leading brands including McDonald’s,
Flash Coffee and Cafe Amazon. Each day, a special menu from one
such brand will be available for the first 1,000 orders.
Customers need to apply the code – FREEMEALS to receive the special offer
which is limited to one redemption per user throughout the
campaign from 18 August to 16 September 2021.
– Free delivery on all orders within a radius of 6
kilometers up to 30 September 2021.
– THB 80 discount for new users on orders of THB 100
or more by applying the code HELLO80 up to 30
– 2,000 BIG Points for the first 20,000 BIG members
who sign up during the promotion period up to 16
Amanda Woo, airasia super app CEO, said, “The
COVID19 pandemic has permanently reshaped our everyday lives.
Food delivery and take-outs have undeniably become an integral
part of our consumption behavior. We are thrilled to introduce to Bangkokians a new service that caters to their new-normal
lifestyle, all the while continuing to support the Thai local
merchants and communities. The key goal of our airasia super app
is to be the best value one-stop travel and lifestyle application
for everyone and every need.
“airasia super app aims to rise as
the e-commerce marketplace of choice for everyone in ASEAN, be it
for travel, food delivery or logistics, to name but a few. airasia
food marks the beginning of our digital revolution in Thailand,
and we are currently preparing for courier, grocery, ride-hailing
and beauty services, which will be launched in coming weeks.”
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