Online grocery-delivery service HappyFresh has just announced on its social media that it is closing down its Malaysian operations after seven years. The Jakarta-based startup said the company was left with no choice but to cease operations due to the current economic situation.
“It is with a heavy heart that the delivery of this message will be our last delivery to you. Over the past seven years, your trust and support have helped us provide jobs for over 850 employees, insurmountable growth for many of our smaller specialty stores, and indescribable joy to all HappyFreshers who have had the privilege to deliver groceries to your home,” the grocery-delivery service said on its Facebook page.
The company has supported over 850 employees as well as smaller specialty stores. In the comments section, many of HappyFresh customers expressed sadness over their closing. A few of then spoke of how HappyFresh came in handy especially during the lockdown period.
So long and …