Russian tech giant Yandex N.V. has registered Deli International Ltd., a new London-based company providing food delivery service, RBC reports. Under the international brand of Yango Deli, it will focus on delivering groceries from London dark stores in 10-15 minutes.
Yandex is currently expanding food delivery service Yandex.Lavka outside Moscow. In addition to Russian cities, it now operates in Tel Aviv and several other cities in Israel. The company is planning to launch similar services in Paris as well as London later this year.
Yandex does not disclose investments in the international expansion of Lavka. According to RBC, by the end of this year the company is planning to invest $400-500 million in e-commerce, including such services as Yandex.Market, Yandex.Lavka, and several delivery products within the Yandex.Eda food service.