DoorDash wants to deliver everything

The food delivery leader is expanding into groceries.

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Amazon is rolling out the delivery drones

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Even UPS says it’s not sure what it’s doing there.

Jacob Cohen • May 24, 2022

USPS wants in on the fast-delivery wars. Can it compete?

With USPS Connect, the agency is betting it can be a game changer for small businesses.

Rob Litterst • March 24, 2022

Bodegas vs. instant delivery apps, explained

The rise of instant delivery apps are threatening the future of bodegas, but zoning laws could be the answer.

Rob Litterst • February 9, 2022

The economics of 15-minute delivery are… interesting

Fridge No More was recently losing $3+ per order, excluding the $70 it was spending to acquire each customer.

Jacob Cohen • February 3, 2022

These startups offer alternatives to single-use plastics

Startups are helping restaurants and food companies move away from single-use plastics.

Juliet Bennett Rylah • November 29, 2021

Why delivery apps and cities are suing each other

Cities and food delivery apps are fighting over caps on the fees restaurants pay to use them.

Juliet Bennett Rylah • September 20, 2021

FedEx contractors are cashing in on scarce delivery routes

FedEx works with 5k+ contractors on its FedEx Ground business, which did $30.5B in 2020.

Trung T. Phan • September 2, 2021

Grocery delivery platform Jokr raises $170m to take on Amazon

Jokr promises 15-minute grocery delivery. Unlike similar services, its delivery people are full-time employees.

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Tyltgo: the white label version of DoorDash

Meet Tyltgo, the same-day, white label delivery company. It’s making deliveries, and making moves.

Shelley Tang • April 26, 2021

Why Instacart and DoorDash are launching credit cards

Instacart and DoorDash are exploring branded credit cards. What’s in it for them and the banks?

Trung T. Phan • April 12, 2021

goPuff: The US delivery titan eyes the UK

In the business of speed 30-minute delivery, GoPuff is in talks to finalize an acquisition of UK-based Fancy.

Shelley Tang • February 17, 2021

The FAA just moved drone deliveries one step closer to your front door

New regulations make it easier and safer for drones to do business in the sky, but privacy concerns abound.

Jacob Cohen • January 6, 2021

Instacart’s relationship with retailers may be fraying. What’s next?

Instacart has had a huge 2020 and is now valued at $17.7B. Some retailers are wondering if what Instacart offers is worth the price, though.

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5 things you need to know about the DoorDash IPO

Doordash is heading for a $16B+ IPO.

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Delivery dogs to the rescue: the 4-legged friends of socially distant shopping

A few companies and extra neighborly types are enlisting their pups to help with deliveries during the Coronavirus crisis.

Nick DeSantis • April 8, 2020

Uber thinks it will have food delivery drones by 2021

Uber eyes the launch of its food-delivery-drones initiative as soon as 2021 in its desperate quest to seem like a company worthy of a valuable IPO.

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