Online Food Ordering

A person is looking at ordering food online and has an app. and website open.

People can order food online in a variety of ways. They can order fresh meat from a farm or meal kits from a services. Ordering online is a new way for people to eat but it is quickly changing the food industry. More and more people are looking for options that allow them to order food online. 

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Walgreens offers Instacart delivery

Walgreens offers Instacart delivery

Walgreens has partnered with Instacart and is now offering online ordering and delivery. Customers can choose from medications, health and wellness, beauty and personal care, household essentials and food products. The project will debut in Illinois and will expand...

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Consumers ate 64% of restaurant food at home in 2020

Consumers ate 64% of restaurant food at home in 2020

The pandemic completely changed the way people interact with restaurants, and that is supported through a recent report from PYMNTS. The company surveyed 2,096 consumers in the United States and compiled a report, which sought to understand how people order food from...

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More people plan take-out or delivery for Valentine’s Day

More people plan take-out or delivery for Valentine’s Day

The pandemic has changed people's Valentine's Day plans, and the majority of couples plan to spend the holiday at home, according to a recent study. That means more people are doing takeout and delivery. Data company Numerator conducted a survey and found that 45.5...

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Chipotle sees 177% increase in digital sales in Q4

Chipotle sees 177% increase in digital sales in Q4

Like many restaurant chains, Chipotle Mexican Grill saw huge gains in online sales and delivery orders in 2020. For the fourth quarter, the company reported that digital sales grew 177.2 percent from 2019 to $781.4 million, representing 49 percent of sales. About half...

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Amazon testing electric delivery vehicles in LA

Amazon testing electric delivery vehicles in LA

Amazon has begun testing electric delivery vehicles in Los Angeles as part of the company's pledge to be carbon neutral by 2040. The shipping giant has partnered with Rivian, a U.S.-based electric car manufacturing company, on the project. Amazon says it plans to...

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Uber set to buy alcohol delivery service Drizly

Uber set to buy alcohol delivery service Drizly

Continuing its move to diversify beyond ride-sharing, Uber has agreed to buy alcohol delivery service Drizly for $1.1 billion in cash and stock. Drizly was founded in 2012 and initially launched in Boston the following year. The company connects customers with local...

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Wolt raises $530M in financing

Wolt raises $530M in financing

European delivery company Wolt has experienced tremendous growth during the pandemic and has just completed a round of financing. The company raised $530 million from ICONIQ Growth, Tiger Global, DST, KKR, Prosus, EQT Growth, Coatue, 83North, Highland Europe, Goldman...

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Kroger plans fulfillment center in Phoenix

Kroger plans fulfillment center in Phoenix

Looking to expand the automation of its e-commerce process, Kroger plans to build a fulfillment center in Phoenix. Kroger has partnered with Ocado, which provides automated technology, on the project. The goal is to reduce the amount of in-store fulfillment of orders...

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GrubMarket makes 6th acquisition in LA

GrubMarket makes 6th acquisition in LA

As part of its ongoing expansion effort, online grocery store GrubMarket has acquired Bengard Marketing, Inc., a provider of domestic and imported specialty fruits from Chile, Argentina, Peru, New Zealand and the United States. Bengard Marketing was founded in 1978...

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