Gakhir.com, a popular milk and dairy products delivery service partner of city’s leading dairy brands, Amul, Purabi & other leading brands is now on the market with its android application to make its services easily available for its customers across Guwahati city in Assam. Just with a single click the customers can get their dairy products delivered. Gakhir aims to make the dairy products available to their customers in the easiest ways possible.
The app allows users to scroll through different dairy products available at Gakhir, through which users can subscribe to its services and get their daily dose of fresh packed milk on their doorstep by paying online on the application,Cash on Delivery (COD) service is also available with the same. Subscribers need to place their order a day before and the door-to-door free delivery service will deliver the products the next day between 6 and 8 am.
A startup launched by three Assam youths — Syed Parwez Hassan, Shahidul Alam and Nazim Ahmed — Gakhir is all set to make the lives of the city’s residents easier, especially for their daily requirements of milk and dairy products. The online milk delivery service launched its official app at the Guwahati Press Club in the city on Tuesday.
Gakhir Services Pvt Ltd based in Guwahati city, started by three Commerce Graduates of Guwahati in the year 2019 with the motive to “Deliver Goodness 365 Days”. They started with delivering just 10 liters of milk and till date, the startup company has delivered 36,000 liters milk to thousands of customers in the city with just six delivery boys,” he added.
From the last 8 months, Gakhir Services has been operating successfully in a different areas of Guwahati region, providing fresh milk and dairy products at customers’ doorsteps every morning in between 6-8 am with zero delivery fee.
Services will also be available in Fancy Bazar from September 1.
Nazim Ahmed and the Gakhir team opined that they had to go through several hurdles while starting the initial works of the startup. “From day one, we promised not to turn back and keep our services available 365 days. There was flood in city, and even the daily road traffic issues, our team have broken all the odds to keep it going,” says the Gakhir Team.
Nazim Ahmed founder of Gakhir, further says that keeping an eye on saving the environment and beating the single-use plastic pollution, Gakhir is using cotton bags from day one for delivering the products. However, Nazim also says that his team,who is working in the field of plastic pollution, is doing research on recycling the milk pouches too.
“Our families deserve the best, for which we provide pure, fresh, hygienic and unadulterated milk and dairy products every morning directly to the customers doorsteps which comes from your trusted brands, “says the Gakhir Team.
While Gakhir is currently operating as the delivery partner of the city’s leading dairy brands, Amul, Purabi, Keventers and Zoff, it is optimistic that it will collaborate with more brands in the near future
Talking about the future prospects of the startup, Ahmed said, “We are also thinking of adding on a feature for simple breakfast items along with the dairy products. Edibles like bread and butter will also be available after a few months.”
Alam Co-founder of Gakhir, says that the Gakhir team is aiming to give employment to more youths of the city in the coming days following by expanding its services.