Elior acquires Nestor, the single meal food delivery startup

Elior acquires Nestor, the single meal food delivery startup

By Anna Domanska - Apr 09, 2021

Elior, the corporate catering company, has acquired the French startup Nestor for an undisclosed amount. Nestor, a Paris, France-based food delivery service, started in 2015 with a

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Boom Time for Food Delivery Platforms, But Still Not Profitable

Boom Time for Food Delivery Platforms, But Still Not Profitable

By Anna Domanska - May 25, 2020

Food delivery businesses are looking for survival and profitability in difficult times. The restaurant business has been one of the hardest hit due to the pandemic, and one of the

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Uber in Early Talks to Buy UK’s Hottest Food Delivery Service

Uber in Early Talks to Buy UK’s Hottest Food Delivery Service

By Carrie Ann - Sep 21, 2018

Ride-hailing giant, Uber Technologies Inc. is in early discussion to acquire Deliveroo for ‘several billion dollars’, reported Bloomberg. Deliveroo is Europe’s largest food d

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DoorDash- a food delivery startup approaching Unicorn status

DoorDash- a food delivery startup approaching Unicorn status

By Christy Gren - Dec 01, 2015

DoorDash, a startup delivering food from local restaurants is eying a valuation of more than $1 billion. It was started by Tony Xu and his team in 2013 and is based in Stanford, Ca

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DoorDash planning IPO, reports improved revenue due to demand for delivery services

DoorDash planning IPO, reports improved revenue due to demand for delivery services

By Anna Domanska - Nov 16, 2020

The Pandemic and rising demand for food delivery services has helped it ride out any big losses due to the Covid-19 that most businesses are facing. DoorDash has posted revenues of

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Walmart to use drones for 1-hour delivery

Walmart to use drones for 1-hour delivery

By Anna Domanska - Sep 14, 2020

Conglomerate Walmart to opt for drone delivery for faster 1-hour deliveries; testing process in North Carolina.

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Uber earns magnum profits in delivery business; losses in ride sharing

Uber earns magnum profits in delivery business; losses in ride sharing

By Christy Gren - Aug 08, 2020

Uber revenue fell by 29% as the ride-sharing company’s gross mobility bookings reduced to 73% year-on-year due to the pandemic.

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Yum Brands Sues Grubhub for Reneging On Delivery Agreement

Yum Brands Sues Grubhub for Reneging On Delivery Agreement

By Anna Domanska - Jun 15, 2020

Yum Brands, the fast-food corporation that owns KFC, Taco Bells, and Pizza Hut has sued Grubhub, the delivery provider, for reneging on a two-year-old agreement on rates. Yum says

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Walmart Introduces One-Day Delivery to Undermine Amazon

Walmart Introduces One-Day Delivery to Undermine Amazon

By Christy Gren - May 20, 2019

In what is being perceived as Walmart’s effort to maintain whatever foothold it has in the e-retail segment, the retailer has announced Walmart one-day delivery to compete with A

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