Amazon Planning to start online food delivery service in India Very Soon

Amazon India is Launch their upcoming project in India To Start Online Food Delivery Service very soon, it’s Aiming to launch the Service in India very Soon, before the start of festive Season which kicks off in September. After building a Strong Base with its World class ecommerce and And Prime Streaming Content In India, […]

Amazon To Acquire Foodpanda To Strengthen Prime Now?

The global e-commerce giant Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is coming up with a major food delivery business plan in India. Some close sources to the company reported that Amazon’s Prime Now might be a primary resource for its online food delivery plan. Some media reports have suggested that Amazon might collaborate with Ola’s Foodpanda for its new food […]

Amazon will no longer use tips to pay delivery drivers’ base salaries

Amazon has announced that it’ll be ending its practice of using customer tips to pay its Flex drivers’ wages, according to a report by the Los Angeles Times and and confirmed by The Verge. The practice came under fire when it was revealed back in February that Amazon (along with other delivery services like Instacart and DoorDash) were using customer tips […]

Amazon Promises to Stop Taking Delivery Drivers’ Tips in DoorDash-Style Scheme

As we collectively await word from DoorDash that it’s finally made good on a promise to overhaul its tip-skimming operation, Amazon—which had a similar pay model in place for its Flex workers—has decided maybe that wasn’t such a great idea after all. The Los Angeles Times first reported the news Thursday, citing an email circulated to the company’s […]

Amazon in Europe

Just Eat and Takeaway.com want to join forces to fight Uber Eats and Amazon in Europe’s crowded food delivery market.Dutch company Takeaway.com said on Monday it had reached a preliminary agreement to merge with London’s Just Eat (JSTTY) in an all-share deal that would create a new company, Just Eat Takeaway.com.Just Eat shareholders would own roughly 52% of the new business, […]

Amazon may buy Uber Eats India business, plans to include food delivery to prime app

Amazon India is holding talks for a potential buyout of the local unit of food order and delivery platform Uber Eats. Meanwhile, the discussions are reportedly in their early stages where the two sides are possibly looking to explore a strategic alliance. The e-commerce major is keen on entering the food delivery business in India […]

Amazon outnumbered: data shows why Amazon Restaurants is shutting down today

This almost never happens: Amazon ($NASDAQ:AMZN) is giving up on a marketplace. After four years of attempting to take a bite out of the restaurant delivery industry, Amazon is shuttering its Amazon Restaurants operation. Originally launched in Seattle in 2015, Amazon Restaurants was aimed squarely at GrubHub ($NYSE:GRUB) and Uber Eats ($UBER) as an alternative for Amazon Prime customers. […]

Why Amazon Couldn’t Compete With Uber and DoorDash

…Unlike other Amazon products, Amazon Restaurants didn’t have a huge reach with a broad base of consumers. The platform operated in 20 cities in the U.S. and London, lagging UberEats, which is in 500. Grubhub does business in more than 2,000 cities nationwide. Postmates, which filed its IPO earlier this year, operates in 3,500 cities. […]

5 Simple Reasons Amazon Should Buy Grubhub

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) is shutting down its restaurant delivery services in the United States, ending nearly four years of efforts to crack the market currently dominated by Grubhub(NYSE:GRUB), DoorDash, and Uber (NYSE:UBER) Eats. It will also shut down Daily Dish, the workplace lunch delivery service it launched in 2016. Amazon already shut down its U.K. restaurant delivery services last year, so its stateside exit wasn’t […]

GrubHub shares jump after Amazon shuts down its restaurant delivery service

Shares of online food delivery services GrubHub and Waitr Holdings jumped Tuesday after Amazon said it was shutting down its four-year-old rival service, which delivered restaurant meals to Prime members’ doorsteps.   GrubHub shares, which have a market value of $6.3 billion, gained more than 7% on Tuesday, while shares of smaller rival Waitr gained 3%. Waitr has […]