Digital food community, Food Talk India, has raised a seed investment of $500K from a private investor.
With the raised funds Food Talk will launch its new product, ‘Food Talk Plus’, a hyperlocal dish discovery mobile app.
Food Talk India is one of the Social Food Community situated in Delhi, where member’s read and share their genuine food experiences. It has over 2 lakh likes on Facebook, more than 83K followers on Twitter and over 100K followers on Instagram.
Food Talk India is leveraging this outreach to become a strong platform in the digital marketing space for lifestyle and food brands. The company has signed a deal with Star to become the exclusive digital partner for MasterChef Australia season 7 in India.
Also, Food Talk India is teaming up with one of India’s largest production and entertainment companies to curate a one of a kind food and lifestyle festival in December.
Food Talk India was started in 2013 by Shuchir Suri with a personal instinct of insatiable appetite to innovate technology. Shuchir, who was client servicing personnel at JWT WPP, built a community where people would share real authentic stories over food.