How Much Would it Cost to Launch Online Grocery Store App & Website?

Why starting an Online Grocery Business is a good idea?

The online grocery store is one of most rapidly growing online business ideas today. The reason being, over the past couple of decades, people have developed the habit of shopping for everything online. Given this customer behavior, online grocery shopping becomes an obvious ongoing trend.

Therefore, it can be said assuredly that an online grocery store is not only a good idea but one of the most profitable online business ideas of all.

Top-performing grocery stores in the market:

Given the existing need in the market, there are already plenty of established players in the market who are making big money. A few are listed below:

#1. Instacart:

Get groceries delivered to your door in 1 hour. Shop online from stores like Whole Foods and Costco. Your first delivery over $10 is free.

Related: All You Need To Know About Launching An App Like Instacart

#2. lets people order online from their favorite local businesses and the ones they’ve yet to discover.

#3. Big Basket: is India’s largest online food and grocery store. With over 18,000 products and over 1000 brands in our catalog you will find everything you are looking for.

#4. FreshDirect:

FreshDirect believes that fresh ingredients and quality food lead to nutritious, delicious meals. We travel near and far to bring our customers the very best — right to their front doors

#5. Meragrocer: is India’s premier online convenience store. At you can get the freshest, handpicked products from Fresh Fruits and Vegetables, Rice and Dals, Spices, and Seasonings to Packaged Products, Beverages, Personal Care Products, Meats and a lot more by simply selecting and adding to your basket.

How much investment it would take to start a grocery shopping website:

It depends on the approach you follow to set up your online grocery store. Firstly, there are two options, build a grocery shopping website from the ground up or use a ready-made website script.

As per the ongoing industry trends, the smarter way to go ahead is to launch your grocery shopping website using a ready-made solution. As it saves your time, efforts, as well as money.

FATbit Technologies offers a ready-made solution to start online multi-vendor and single vendor grocery stores. The solution, called Growcer, comprises all the high-end features that leading players of the industry offer and is also completely customizable; meaning, you can make changes in the system’s look and functionality the way you like.

To cater to the growing need for m-commerce, Growcer comes with ready grocery delivery staff apps.

Visit the following link to check out Growcer’s demo:

Related: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Effects On Grocery Business

Originally published at on January 2, 2019.



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