Wonder Invests Further in Delivery, Acquires Relay

After a year-long partnership, Wonder has acquired Relay, a New York City-based delivery service.  The move is part of the food hall concept’s strategy to streamline delivery operations.  Relay maintains its own fleet of contracted couriers, mainly on bikes, completing restaurant deliveries for an hourly rate. Relay maintains its own fleet of contracted couriers, mainly on bikes. …

‘Late Empire Sort of Stuff’: Wonder Faces Backlash Over Environmental Impact of Vans

By and large, the residents of the northern New Jersey suburbs where Wonder delivers agree that the well-funded startup’s food tastes great. What they can’t agree on is whether having hundreds of Mercedes diesel vans idling curbside each night while Wonder employees prep meals is a good idea at a time when most experts agree climate change is fast …

Marc Lore’s Wonder Raises Another $350M

Wonder, a truck-based restaurant delivery service started by Jet.com founder Marc Lore, raised an additional $350 million through a Series B funding round led by Bain Capital just six months after launching the company. This latest investment follows previous investment rounds totaling more than $500 million dollars. Various media reports pegged the New York-based company’s …