Taking cue from success of dabbawallahs in Mumbai, a leading restaurant chain specialising in the Indian cuisine has launched its American version – "Tiffin Meals" -- for Boston and Cambridge areas in Massachusetts States.
One World Cuisine, a group of Boston area restaurants, said it would deliver food to homes and offices. Such services are already popular in the England, Australia and Singapore and the group hopes to make it a roaring success in the United States.
Tiffin is a traditional Indian home and office food-delivery service made famous by Mumbai's "dabbawallah" carriers.
"The launch of Tiffin Meals allows us to better serve our customers, whether in our restaurants, their homes or their offices," said Amrik Pabla, president of the One World Cuisine group of restaurants, grocery stores and lounges.
We're very excited to add 'Tiffin Meals' to our roster of services. Now, our patrons can order their favourite meals with a click of a mouse on our Web site. A fresh meal will be delivered to their desk or their door at home."