On-Demand Grocery Shopping App Development Solution

Save time for your customers by delivering the groceries at their doorstep

In this modern era of technology, the users are turning more and more towards on-demand grocery app. There has been a rapid and tremendous increase in the number of people who prefer grocery shopping app over visiting grocery stores. People do not wish to spend time on grocery shopping instead of doing things of their choice.

At Coruscate, our grocery shopping app developers can develop the best grocery delivery apps. The apps are designed in a unique way and are user-friendly and have in-built advanced features. The users are always looking for the best, and they prefer to choose an app which can provide them with an ultimate shopping experience with quality and desirable output.

Top apps in the Grocery Business:

Here are some details about the apps who are making it huge in the online grocery delivery business:

Things you can do to earn more profits and deal with the challenges

Most grocery apps face storage problems and delivery infrastructure. You can add more non-perishable categories to your store, such as packaged foods, personal care & beauty products, household items, etc. as their storage & delivery cost less.

To deal with the delivery issues, you can merge your online and offline business to enhance the customer experience. This way, you can also cut down the operation cost whenever possible.

  • This makes it easier for the customers to check the product online for availability & buy them at the store after confirming the quality.
  • Customers can order online & pick up the order at the store
  • Customers can visit the store & order online to get groceries conveniently delivered at home.

Scope of Grocery Shopping Apps

Currently, in the grocery shopping apps are predicted to gain momentum over the next five years i.e. 2019 to 2023. The market is expected to grow on the back of rising population, growing e-commerce, expansion of business models by major players, integration of voice technology, rising demand for grocery apps, etc.

Online grocery shopping is growing rapidly. To support this, a Nielson study, about one-fourth of the shoppers prefer online grocery shopping and more than 55% are willing to join the trend in the developed countries like US, UK, Japan, France, etc. The stores and startups are gearing up to cater their growing customers through on-demand grocery delivery app. The growth of this sector is impressive as it is growing at an annual rate of 13%.

Here is a graph showing takeoff of the online grocery delivery apps in the coming years:


Customer App

User Registration

The user can start using this grocery mobile app by registering with the necessary details.

Locality Selection

The user can select the preferred location to deliver the grocery items using this app.

List Items

This is an option to list the items on the basis of various categories that the user wants to purchase.

Search Products

The user can search for the desired product by typing the name of items and can view the results based on it.

Push Notifications

The user gets the notifications related to products, whether the price of an item has increased or decreased

Add to Shopping List

After searching for the product and selecting the appropriate one, the product can be added to the shopping list.

Order History

This is the process of viewing the previously ordered products in case if there are any requirements in the future.

Check out Process

This is the step wherein the user can order the items and proceed to purchase the items from the selected list by making the payment.

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My Lists

The user can view the selected items that are stored in the shopping cart.


Manage Products

Add new product listings, add additional costs, increase the number of quantity.

Category Management

Manage various categories which are classified based on vegetables, fruits, etc.

Manage Orders

Various orders received from the customer has to be properly managed. It includes the details of the user.

Manage Customers

Monitor and manage all types of customers who are registered on the platform with their details.

Handle Payments

You can easily add your details for payment process and begin getting money for transactions related to online sales.

Notifications Management

Manage email, push and SMS alert settings for registered customers and store managers of various departments/section.

The Business model of Grocery Shopping App- How do they make money?


The commission-based model is pretty straightforward. However, to make the business grow faster and increase the profit margins, you can implement different commission rates for various products. For that, you need to do market research to check out:

  • The most popular products
  • Growth in the demand for the product.


The subscription model is the most popular business model in the grocery app category these days. This model is nothing but the subscription-based revenue model where you can waive off some charges or offer some discounts to the customers for a period of time. If we look at the Instacart subscription model, they offer a subscription where they provide free, 2-hour or scheduled deliveries. Some other apps offer 20-50% discounts to subscribers. The commission and subscription business model can be used together.

Service Charges

The online groceries that operate their businesses independently are likely to earn more profit from this model. They can even add a subscription model for added advantage.

Our Projects:

If you want to read more about our work on grocery shopping apps, you can check out the case studies here:

Grocery Delivery App Development Cost

The cost to develop an on-demand grocery shopping app is decided on the basis of hours needed to complete the design, completion of development, and testing of the app. The cost is also dependent on the features that are included in the grocery delivery app. Here is the hourwise breakdown of the development process:

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