In today’s time, Online Grocery stores are rapidly increasing and online grocery apps are one of the most popular apps in the market. Due to the advancement in technology, now it is very easy for retailers to easily sell their food products including groceries, fruits, vegetables, dairy products, beverages and many more items using the online platform like the website and mobile app.

Due to the online platform now it is very easy for the user to access all the services like online shopping, food delivery services and booking of transportation, hotels and other services easily. These online platforms are also time-saving.

Here in this article, we are going to discuss the Bigbasket app in detail, why it is beneficial to have a Grocery app like BigBasket, the basic features which we can provide in a Bigbasket clone app and the cost of developing a Bigbasket Clone app.

How did the Bigbasket grocery app launch?

BigBasket is an online grocery store marketplace startup which was founded by four people in the year of 2011. The founders of BigBasket are Hari Menon, Abhinay Choudhari, Vipul Parekh and V.S Sudhakar and the headquarter of Bigbasket is situated in Bengaluru, India.

In the on-demand grocery and E-commerce market, Bigbasket is their second foray into entrepreneurship. In 1999, the founders of BigBasket had co-founded  “FabMart”, which revolves around the concept of the online grocery market and physical groceries stores.

In 2011, the co-founders of FabMart launched their second startup, Bigbasket which is now one of the leading online grocery stores in the market. The Bigbasket company has grown Slowly with a Strong business model. Currently, the BigBasket is serving in around 25 cities including some small cities of India. Bigbasket is generating a monthly income of more than 400 Crore.

Due to the success of this online grocery app platform now various entrepreneurs are thinking of launching a clone of the marketplace for generating revenue from this kind of online platform and also provide the online grocery store services to the required area. So in the next section, we are going to discuss the benefits of launching a Bigbasket clone app in the markets.

Why is it beneficial to launch a Grocery app like BigBasket?

As we know Bigbasket is one of the most popular Indian online platforms which provide the online grocery delivery services. Bigbasket is a marketplace app, in which various grocery stores have registered themselves from all over India and on the other side users can access the services by their smartphone, purchasing the groceries and their purchased item is delivered to their doorstep.


Nowadays we can easily observe that we people are now more inclined towards the online services for purchasing grocery because this online platform provides the convenience to the user to easily view and purchase the groceries, make an online payment and schedule the delivery of the grocery.

If you are thinking of initiating an online platform then launching a clone of Bigbasket is one of the best ideas. By launching this kind of app in the market you provide a platform to the various grocery store owners to list their products and make their online appearance. On the other side, you provide an app platform by which a user can easily access the service of online groceries.

Like Bigbasket you can also monetise this platform for generating revenue. Let me list down some of the best ways of monetising an online grocery app platform :

  •  In-app Ads integration, allow the third party to display their ads services.
  • Offer a premium or subscription model of the app.
  • Charge convenience charges to the customers.
  • Take direct commission from the grocery store on per orders.
  • The offer featured listing services to the grocery store owner.

What are the basic features of an app like  Bigbasket app?

In the above section, We have already discussed all the key points of launching an app like BigBasket app. The BigBasket app mainly consists of three main panels. Let’s discuss each panel of a clone app of Bigbasket in more details:


  • User Panel 
  • User registration and login module.
  • Search bar and filter bar for browsing products.
  • Allow location access to the app.
  • View the top suggested products.
  • Add to the cart
  • Make order
  • Payment gateway integration.
  • Schedule the delivery
  • Trace the order
  • View history
  • Push notification for offers or discount.
  • Access coupon codes.
  • Online chat module for customer support
  • Provide ratings and reviews.
  • Grocery store owner Panel
  • Grocery Store owner registration and login module.
  • Product management.
  • Price and details management.
  • Order management.
  • Payment management.
  • Manage the inventory.
  • Accept or reject the orders.
  • Manage the reviews and ratings.
  • Admin Panel
  • Admin login.
  • Dashboard management.
  • Inventory management.
  • Assigning the orders of the users.
  • User profile management.
  • The grocery store owner management.
  • Delivery order management.
  • Push notification
  • Offer and coupon code management.
  • Chat support.
  • Ratings and review management.

How much does it cost to develop an app like Bigbasket app?

The cost of a grocery store app or BigBasket clone app basically depends on some of the factors. let me list some of the key factors on which the cost of an app like Bigbasket app is dependent:

  • Mobile app designing.
  • Mobile app complexity.
  • Features and advanced functionality you need to integrate into your app.
  • App Size.
  • Technology platform(Android or IOS).
  • Mobile developers experience.

So it is not easy to provide the exact costing of developing this app. So here I am providing the approximate cost of developing an app like Bigbasket is:


  • App Design:- 9 Working Days
  • Android App Development:- 25 Working Days
  • iOS App Development:- 25 Working Days
  • Web Backend & Apis:- 30 Working Days
  • Testing, Bug fixing, and Deployment:- 7 Working Days


  • The approximate cost of developing an app like BigBasket is 5000-8000 USD.

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