Saveur — The United States of Lunch Delivery

Americans love to work through lunch. It’s a simple fact of our obnoxiously capitalist lives, and it often means enlisting some help to ensure we don’t tweak out after skipping breakfast and drinking too much coffee. According to Grubhub, the most popular delivery service in the U.S., an average 392,500 delivery orders are placed through their site every day. That’s over 140 million orders every year. And that doesn’t even include those from your local old-school pizza joint that you actually have to call on the phone…

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Recode — GrubHub’s stock price is soaring after it announced a giant partnership with Taco Bell and KFC — and crushed earnings

GrubHub’s stock price skyrocketed as much as 29 percent on Thursday morning after the company announced impressive fourth-quarter financial results and a giant partnership with Yum Brands, the owner of Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut. Over the next five years, GrubHub will partner with Yum to offer pickup and delivery options nationwide at thousands. . .

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