DoorDash is making 7 keys moves to dominate retail and grocery delivery after conquering restaurants — and creating new rivals in Instacart and Gopuff

In 2019, DoorDash became the No. 1 meal-delivery company in the US, leapfrogging the then-market leader Grubhub. The delivery operator has remained at the top since, with a 59% share of the market, according to the latest data by Bloomberg Second Measure. Lately, DoorDash has its sights set on a new prize — dominance in …

Uber Eats and Leafly partner to bring cannabis delivery to Torontonians

Starting tomorrow, Monday, October 17, Torontonians can order safe, legal cannabis and get it delivered straight to their homes thanks to a partnership between Uber Eats, a global leader in ecommerce and delivery technology, and Leafly, a leading online cannabis marketplace and information resource. Torontonians 19+ can place orders from local licensed cannabis retailers in …

The Amazonification of Uber

Image Credits: Uber It’s been six months since Uber hosted Go, Get, a global smorgasbord of product reveals and features that covered everything from booking party buses and voice ordering for Uber Eats to linking travel plans to Gmail and skipping the food lines at sports stadiums. The product reveals aren’t just about creating new revenue streams …

Grubhub to deliver Rite Aid products in 16 states

Dive Brief: Dive Insight: Grubhub said drugstore goods would do well on delivery services as customers are less likely to travel and more likely to order delivery when sick. Roughly 47% of customers wouldn’t want to visit a drugstore while ill, and 67% would want to order over-the-counter medicine from a delivery service, according to a …

DoorDash and Sephora Partner for On-Demand Delivery Across North America

DoorDash and Sephora, the leading prestige beauty omni-retailer, today announced a new partnership to offer on-demand delivery from over 500 Sephora stores across the U.S. and Canada. Consumers can now shop Sephora’s expansive selection of makeup, skincare, haircare, beauty tools, fragrances and more directly on the DoorDash app and website for delivery in under an …

DoorDash adds delivery from most Tractor Supply stores

Most of us involved in agriculture live in the middle of nowhere. To this day, I have never used DoorDash, Uber Eats, or any of those other kinds of delivery services. Heck, the nearest pizza place is 10 miles away and doesn’t even deliver to my house. But DoorDash and Tractor Supply are banking on …

How DoorDash Plans To Dominate Grocery Delivery And Beat Instacart

In 2019, DoorDash became the No. 1 meal-delivery company in the US, leapfrogging the then-market leader Grubhub. The delivery operator has remained at the top since, with a 59% share of the market, according to the latest data by Bloomberg Second Measure. Lately, DoorDash has its sights set on a new prize — dominance in …

Sprouts partners with DoorDash to expand online options

Dive Brief: Dive Insight: Over 20,000 Sprouts products will be available for delivery through DoorDash and orders can be placed on either the delivery company’s mobile app or its website, the announcement states. Customers can opt to have orders delivered the same day or later in the week. Also part of the partnership, delivery from all …

Uber Eats Bets It Can Succeed Where Fast Grocers Failed

Uber Eats may be able to succeed in the quick commerce space where ultrafast grocery startups failed. The aggregator announced Tuesday (Oc. 18) its first such initiative in the United Kingdom under the name Uber Eats Market, in partnership with British supermarket chain Iceland Foods. “This partnership with Iceland is another way that Uber Eats is becoming …

Gopuff, Grubhub Partner on Big City Grocery Delivery

Grubhub announced a partnership that will bring Gopuff’s groceries, virtual restaurants, convenience goods, alcohol and household essentials to the third-largest U.S. delivery provider’s marketplace. The tie-up begins with a pilot starting immediately in New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia and Austin.  According to the formal announcement, the partnership will begin at hundreds of …