San Francisco-Based Uber Buys Postmates In $2.65 Billion All-Stock DealTwo San Francisco-based food delivery services companies are merging as Uber announced Monday it was acquiring Postmates in a $2.65 billion all-stock deal.
After Layoffs, East Bay Steakhouse Caters To First Responders Working In IsolationA high-end steakhouse in the East Bay was forced to lay off dozens of workers due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the kitchen remains hard at work catering to police and fire dispatchers working in isolation.
Restaurants Affected By Coronavirus Ask For Support On National Takeout DayThe struggling restaurant industry made a plea to consumers to order take-out or delivery Tuesday by dubbing it The Great American Takeout.
East Bay Nonprofit To Continue Meal Delivery At School Food Pantries Despite ClosuresAn East Bay nonprofit said Sunday it will continue to deliver food to students and families across Contra Costa County who are impacted by school closures caused by the coronavirus outbreak.
Delivery Giant DoorDash Takes Step Toward Public OfferingBay Area food delivery giant DoorDash has taken a first formal step toward a stock market debut.
'Ghost Kitchen' Business Model Becoming More Popular Due To Food Delivery AppsThey've got everything you need to prepare the food, but "ghost kitchens" don't cater to actual customers. They're helping some eateries expand and helping others get their feet wet in the restaurant world with less overhead.
DoorDash Delivery Person Caught Stealing Package From Santa Clara ComplexYet another DoorDash delivery person has been caught on camera dropping off a customer’s food and proceeding to steal nearby packages, this time at a complex in Santa Clara.
Opentable Getting Into The Food Delivery BusinessThe Bay Area's highly competitive food delivery service business is about to become a bit more crowded.
Food Delivery Worker With 'GOD' Face Tattoo Sought In Fremont AssaultPolice in Fremont were seeking the public's help in locating a food delivery service worker with a distinctive facial tattoo who is suspected in an altercation that left another man injured.
Starbucks To Partner With Uber Eats For Mobile Drink DeliveryStarbucks is launching a partnership with Uber Eats to expand its delivery service starting Tuesday, Jan. 22 in San Francisco first.
Uber Eats Aims to Drive S.F. Ride-Hailing Company to ProfitabilityBy year's end, Uber says Eats will cover 70 percent of the U.S. population and be in 243 metro areas, mainly by expanding into smaller cities.