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Just Eat Takeaway says first-quarter orders up 79% to 200 million

Food ordering and delivery company Just Eat said has said its first-quarter orders rose by 79% to 200 million orders from 112 million a year earlier.

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Lyft says recovery in ride-hailing could bring third-quarter profit

Ride-hailing player, Lyft Inc has said it could make an adjusted profit by the third quarter of this year despite the pandemic thanks to additional cost cuts and an expected reboun...

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Uber scoops up Postmates for $2.65 billion in diversification move

Uber Technologies has said it would acquire Postmates for $2.65 billion to expand its food delivery market share and significantly increase the business of supplying everyday goods...

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Just Eat Takeaway to buy Grubhub for $7.3 billion

European food-ordering firm Just Eat said it had agreed to buy US peer Grubhub in an all-stock deal that, if completed, would create the world’s largest food del...

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How Uber Technologies hailed a deal with Grubhub only to let it slip

Uber’s CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has spent much of his career deftly negotiating acquisitions. Yet his $6.5 billion all-stock bid for Grubhub Inc ended with the food delivery com...

Just Eat

Europe’s Just Eat Takeaway in advanced talks to buy U.S. delivery firm Grubhub

European food ordering firm Just Eat said it was in advanced talks to buy Grubhub in an all-stock deal that, if completed, would create the world’s largest food ...

Platform News: Uber Technologies app

Uber to focus on core rides and delivery business as it cuts jobs

Uber Technologies will concentrate on its core businesses in ride-hailing and food delivery, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said in an Email to employees, announcing the company’s sec...

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US Senator says Uber and Grubhub combination would be anticompetitive

Senator Amy Klobuchar has blasted merger talks between ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies and online food delivery company Grubhub, calling any deal bad for the competitive landsc...

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Uber approaches Grubhub with acquisition offer – sources

Uber Technologies is in negotiations to buy online food delivery company Grubhub Inc in an all-stock deal, according to people familiar with the matter. 

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Uber targets older Americans with phone-based food ordering during coronavirus lockdown

Uber has said customers in New York City and the Miami area could now order restaurant meal deliveries over the telephone, instead of via its app, as it aims to expand its service ...

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Online meal delivery services knocked off course by coronavirus

With the coronavirus pandemic causing the lockdown of billions of people around the world, now should should be the perfect recipe for success for the burgeoning online meal delive...

Platform Industry: Delivery Hero app

Delivery Hero takes steps to support struggling restaurants

Delivery Hero, which is one of the world’s leading online food delivery services, has announced measures to support restaurants that are trying to survive coronavirus lockdow...