Oscar Pierre and Sacha Michaud

Glovo is an app that allows users to buy products and food from local businesses and have them delivered.

Product description Brand name and product description

Glovo is an app developed in 2015 that connects multiple users, couriers and businesses to give members of the community a way to access goods. Glovo allows users to get any type of products delivered including food, groceries, electrical items and clothes. 

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Glovo currently operates in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Morocco, Kazakhstan, Romania, Ecuador, Guatemala, Peru, Poland, Moldova, Montenegro, Georgia, Serbia, Ukraine, Colombia, Bulgaria, Kyrgyzstan, Croatia, Honduras, Kenya, Uganda, Panama, Nigeria, Belarus, Costa Rica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Dominican Republic, and Tunisia.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

As of August 2021, over 89k businesses partner with Glovo in the operating countries.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The service itself is free with a variable delivery fee.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Similar apps include Grubhub, Uber Eats, and Doordash.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth

Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Individuals that want food and products delivered.

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