Meals on Broken Wheels: Uber Eats, GrubHub, DoorDash & Postmates

What do DoorDash, GrubHub, Postmates and Uber Eats have in common with Lassie? Nothing. They’re dogs; Lassie’s a superstar. What do they have in common with each other? Everything. They take the world’s second oldest profession — Babylonia had delivery boys — sprinkle it with tech dust, click their ruby slippers, chant “There’s no place […]

GrubHub, Uber Eats Face Pushback from Restaurants on Service Fees

Food delivery services including GrubHub and Uber Eats are facing pushback from restaurants against the firm’s service fees. Reuters reports that a growing number of mid-sized and small food chains are pushing back against what they see as an unfair distribution of profits between them and food delivery services such as GrubHub and Uber Eats. GrubHub stated […]

WeWork’s Collapse Could Be a Warning for Food Delivery Apps

The unprecedented collapse of the We Company, which went from a $47 billion debutante to the brink of failure in just a few short weeks, marked a turning point in the stock market. Investors have since become warier of several other recent IPO’s, sending stock prices for a number of them, including Uber (NYSE:UBER) and Lyft, plunging. The market has become skeptical […]