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Uber Eats turns to grocery deliveries to fill pandemic-shaped hole in its business

2 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

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Uber Eats is launching a series of partnerships with supermarkets, convenience stores, and other businesses to offer home deliveries of essential items, Reuters reports. In France, the company is partnering with supermarket chain Carrefour to offer deliveries from 15 of its Paris stores. The Financial Times reports that it's also working with Galp in Spain to deliver items from 25 petrol station convenience stores, and in Brazil it's offering deliveries from local pharmacies, pet shops, and convenience stores.
This isn't an entirely new initiative from Uber, which TechCrunch...
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Uber Eats beefs up its grocery delivery offer as COVID-19 lockdowns continue

Uber Eats beefs up its grocery delivery offer as COVID-19 lockdowns continue

2 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Uber Eats has beefed up grocery delivery options in three markets hard hit by the coronavirus.
Uber's food delivery division said today it's inked a partnership with supermarket giant Carrefour in France to provide Parisians with 30 minute home delivery on a range of grocery products, including everyday foods, toiletries and cleaning products.
The service is starting with 15 stores in the city, with Uber Eats saying it plans to scale it out rapidly nationwide “in the coming weeks”.
In Spain it's partnered with the Galp service station brand to offer a grocery delivery service that consists...
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France's Carrefour teams up with Uber Eats for lockdown deliveries

France's Carrefour teams up with Uber Eats for lockdown deliveries

2 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

French supermarket retailer Carrefour and Uber Eats announced a new delivery service on Wednesday, aimed at helping Parisians buy essential goods and food during the nationwide lockdown triggered by the coronavirus crisis.
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