Uber Eats adds search feature for takeout orders

Dive Brief: Uber Eats launched a new feature allowing customers to search, rather than just scroll, and see how far away a restaurant is for a pickup order. Users who open in-app Uber Eats map can search for any type of cuisine and find out what’s nearby, including the exact distance from a selected location. …

Trolley could save restaurants from DoorDash

Trolley, an unlaunched app that consolidates the restaurant delivery process, has garnered lots of local attention. Though they just opened the round, they’re on the verge of closing a $500,000 pre-seed round, converting big name investors like Mark Smith and Scott Paul to their vision of a new restaurant industry. Pickup fees are killing restaurants  …

UPDATE: WAITR Isn’t Leaving Here Completely…Just No Delivery

Yesterday, I wrote an article about a post that was seen on Facebook about the food service, WAITR, ceasing all operations in Nacogdoches and Lufkin. We were asking if anyone could verify if this was true or not. If you missed the article, you can view it by clicking the link below: HAS WAITR LEFT …

Bite Squad nixes delivery and goes pick-up only

As of January 28, Bite Squad (Website) is pick-up only in Orlando. The delivery (or non-delivery) company notified local users earlier this week to notify them that they would no longer be offering delivery service in the area. They would, however, continue allowing users to order ahead at restaurants via their platform for arranged take-out …