Umbrella’s got swag

Umbrellas are essential accessories that everyone should have for a rainy day. However, there is no need to wait for the rain to enjoy your umbrella. We have brought up some creative and alternative uses for your BOX8 umbrella

Walking Stick

All umbrellas might not have the perfect size and durability which the BOX8 umbrella has. Walk with high style down the street with your umbrella using it as your walking stick. Just like Jaddu ki Jhappi we have our Jaddu ki Chadhi.


 Photo Shoot Pro

One way to look really cool and bring a bit of the outside indoors during a photo shoot is to use an umbrella as a prop during your next photo shoot and an umbrella with such level of coolness will bring out some of the best pictures you will have.
3)Self Defence Weapon
Why should we carry lethal and dangerous weapons to keep us safe when an innocent looking umbrella can do the job. The durability and stiffness of BOX8 umbrella can come into handy in tricky situations. Now confidently challenge your friends and enemies “ Chal hath laga ke dikha”



Avoid unwanted social encounter

BOX8 Umbrella due to its large size and bright colour can help us avoid unwanted social encounters. How? Just open it and cover your head from the top until the person passes by. Now you know how not to face your ex in public.


A companion


Popatlal from Tarak Mehta ka Ooltha Chashma welcomes you onboard. Who needs a relationship when you have a companion and the perfect example is Popatlal and his Chahta! People who like to keep an umbrella as their companion BOX8 umbrella is the game!


There are so many creative uses of BOX8 umbrellas and these were just a few of them. If you haven’t got your hands on these umbrellas yet follow the link(link), Place an order and use code UMBRELLA (min order of Rs 198/-) and be a proud owner of a funky yet useful umbrella.

When Fitness Meets Deliciousness


Eating healthy isn’t always easy, and is a chore for many.

Why in the world would we ever bother eating healthy when the world is full of biryani, sandwiches, and wraps etc. But what if we tell you the times have changed?

Eating healthy is not only good for health but is also tasty and flavourful.

Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it?
But, we at BOX8 are introducing all-new Steak Meals which is a perfect blend of fitness and Deliciousness

Let’s know more about Steak Meals and why it is the right way to go!

1) Chakh Le India

Yes, it’s confusing when we hear the words healthy and tasty together. We, foodies, have only one wish that healthy food tastes good and guess what! It came true. The steak meals are the perfect food for a fitness diet with also a flavourful odour and taste.

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2) Khane Ka Khazana

Eating the wrong food overloads your system with empty calories that make you feel sluggish. The steak meals are one wholesome meal with crisp veggies to fill your mood and hunger sufficiently. It might leave you in awe and amusement and also fulfil your energy rather than making you lazy and lethargic.


3) Kyuki Sauce Bhi Kabhi Ingredients Thi!

The steak meals are one such meal with flavourful sauces prepared with tender love and care to tickle your taste buds. Every  It enlightens your mood to create an energetic vibe for your day!


4) Dil Chahta Hai Protein!

One simply doesn’t gain muscles without proteins. Did you know that when your body is in a chronic state of stress, it breaks down protein to prepare for battle?
Protein is one important factor for good health and well being. Steak meals are prepared wholly to suffice the protein need your body needs for daily functioning and well being.


Get your hands on the Steak meals and you will never need to look for another cheat meal.




Five Globally Irresistible Desi Dishes

Disclaimer: Readers who love food beyond reason, will find themselves drooling after reading this 😉

India is a land of diverse cultures and lavish cuisines. You can travel to any part of the country be it North, South, East or the West, and come across many lip-smacking dishes.

Some of the dishes have crossed the border and left quite an impression on other countries too.

Let’s get into it and take a look at the five Desi dishes loved all over the world.

1.Butter Chicken


We can’t deny the fact that our heart melts every time we hear “Butter chicken”. There was never any doubt that this mouth-watering dish would top the list. The famous Punjabi delicacy has won hearts and taste buds worldwide.

2. Biryani


Biryani is the second most loved Desi dish all around the globe. Biryani is a complete meal in itself, apt for all occasions, whether you are looking for a lazy Sunday afternoon or grand indulgence at a get-together.

3. Dal Makhni


Dal Makhni is a Punjabi mixed lentil curry generally made with lots of butter and cream. It is usually paired with Indian bread and chapattis. A popular dish favored by many foreigners.

4. Gulab Jamun


Be it any occasion Gulab Jamun is our go-to dessert because of its sweetness and softness. This sweet delight has not only touched our hearts but the hearts of various people all around the globe because of its distinct taste and appearance.

5. Paneer Makhni


Paneer makhani is a slightly sweet creamy dish of paneer, in which the gravy is prepared usually with butter, tomatoes, cashews or cream. The dish is full of flavors which will lure your senses and make itself irresistible.

Can’t stop thinking about these dishes now? 

Don’t worry, we’re always here for you. With only a few taps, your desired delicacy will be at your doorstep. 

On a similar note, soon there will be a new meal to blow your taste buds away.

Wanna know what it is? Visit our website to learn more. 





6 Food Memories from College Days that we all Miss!

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Whoever said ‘job life is great’ probably didn’t attend college. Imagine this – no responsibilities towards family, no worries of paying rent, no getting ‘serious’ about relationships, no stress of ‘planning a future’, and always surrounded by a group of friends. Can things get better than this?

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There are 2 types of people in this world:

1. People who believe college is a life-defining phase of their life. So they only want to STUDY STUDY STUDY! 

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2. People who believe college is about having fun!

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We do not intend to take sides here but we believe college days are the best days of one’s life!

Here, we share with you some of the most nostalgic food memories from college days:

1. Eating mess food is an art we did not want to master!

Let’s be honest, mess food does not qualify as food and it should be legally banned. The dal is just coloured water, the veg curry is just as bad as dal, and don’t even get us started on the rotis! UGH!!!

By the time you reach last year of college, mess food is just a formality and more often than not, you are searching for discounts so that you can order food!

2. Chai breaks can happen at any time of the day or night

Chai breaks are not just about tea, they are so much more. Chai breaks become your breakfast. You take your chai breaks when you are between classes, when you are stressed from all the late night ‘studying’, when you need to clear your head from all the project work (that you did not finish), or when you are awake at 4:00 a.m. playing counter strike!

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Chai breaks and the heart-to-heart conversations accompanying them shape our lives and our friendships. ‘Nuff said!

3. The college canteen is your one-stop-shop for everything

College canteen becomes your adda! It is the place where all your holidays are planned – the ones where everyone agrees to go but no one shows up. It is the place where you discuss your fear of exams and your love for TV shows. From meeting up with friends to going on your first date with your college crush, the canteen is the place for everything!

4. Did someone say ‘ghar ka khaana’? ATTACK!

You only realise the importance of home-cooked, delicious, desi food when you have your mess food for 1 week! Suddenly lauki is no longer boring and karela is no longer kadwa, as long as they are edible. And the moment one of your friends brings home-cooked food in the hostel, there is only one thing on your mind – To hell with the friendship, ATTACK the food!

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5. Late night hunger results in some bad fights

Be it binge-watching a TV show or pulling an all-nighter playing some game, late-night hunger comes in every size and shape. Maybe you are ‘studying’ for exams or you are talking to your crush and missed dinner or maybe you have a big appetite – we are not judging ;). Late-night hunger is a real problem and we are here to solve it!

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That is why we offer late night deliveries till 1:00 a.m. So that you never go hungry, no matter how late it is.

6. What we want: PARTY! PARTY! || What’s the occasion: ANYTHING WILL DO!

When you are in college, you develop this one very primal and important habit of screaming ‘PARTY! WE WANT PARTY!’ whenever something microscopically small but good happens! And if by some bad luck you are the one who has to give a party, be prepared to say good-bye to your pocket money!

You: I got an internship
Friends: PARTY! We want party!
You: It’s not a paid internship.
Friends: Don’t care. We want party!
You: I’ll give it later
Friends: We want party now! NOW! NOW!

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This is why we offer heavy discounts on regular meals and also on bulk orders!

These are some of our fondest memories that surround food. Share some of your fondest food memories in the comments below and the best one wins a free meal on us! 🙂

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Want to know the recipe for hunger?

What hurts foodies the most?

The answer is saying ‘no’ to more food after a full stomach.

The tummy can be full but our hearts can never. Don’t worry we got the right thing for foodies “Recipe For Hunger.” 

Through this magical recipe, any foodie can cook themselves hungry at any time.

The ingredients of this recipe are:-

  • 100 grams of tiredness
  •  3 cups of boredom
  •  2 tablespoons of nothing to do
  •  10 slices of food memes
  •  1/2 litre of food shows
  •  30 grams of food aroma for seasoning
  • Stir the ingredients in your mind for 5-10 minutes.

Try this recipe and we bet you’ll be hungry within 30 minutes 😉

Just remember, when hunger is great, there’s always BOX8.




Bollywood Celebrities & Their Favorite Dishes

Ever wondered what are the dishes your favorite celebrities can’t get enough of. Surprisingly quite a few celebrities enjoy dishes which are common to almost every household!

Here are few of the celebrities and their favorite dishes,

1. Shahrukh Khan

The King of Bollywood, who has mesmerized the world with his performances and witty humor loves Grilled Chicken.

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2.Deepika Padukone

The beautiful actress, who has won hearts and well deserved praises with her stellar performances in Ram Leela & YJHD enjoys Idli.

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3.Salman Khan

The Bhai of Bollywood, who delivers 100 crores movies like nobody business treasures Biryani above all. 

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4. Sonam Kapoor 

A talented actress and renowned fashionista of Bollywood will never say no to a plate of Pav Bhaji.

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5. Amitabh Bachchan

The Big B of Bollywood, who has delivered many memorable performances and still going strong has admitted Bhindi ki Sabzi as his favorite dish.

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There you have it, five Bollywood celebrities and their favorite dishes.

Best of luck for the contest and remember to tweet your answer with #StarFood 🙂