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Grubhub and Tinder Reveal the Impact of Food on Today’s Dating Etiquette

Poll shows that today’s diners are defying dating stereotypes with hearty first date appetites, modern opinions about picking up the check, ordering in on early dates and more! CHICAGO, April 4, 2017 – Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, and Tinder, the world’s most popular app for meeting new people, teamed up to uncover the. . .

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Grubhub Introduces Delivery X: Delivery Without Limits

Diners will get their favorite foods at warp speed via a fleet of extreme sports athletes conditioned to overcome any urban obstacle between you and your meal

CHICAGO, March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub, the nation’s leading online and mobile food ordering company, announced today that it will expand its delivery business to eliminate traffic and other urban barriers to the fastest-ever food delivery in dense urban metro areas, via an elite team of delivery people.

The new offering, called Delivery X: Delivery Without Limits (DX), will feature a fleet of highly skilled extreme sports Grubhub delivery athletes — including freerunning and parkour athletes, BMX riders and skateboarders.

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Grubhub Introduces its Amazon Alexa Skill to Make it Easier than Ever to Order Food

Customers Can Now Order from their Favorite Restaurants Without Lifting a Finger

CHICAGO, March 15, 2017- Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, has announced it is integrating its ordering capabilities with Amazon Alexa. The new Grubhub skill for Alexa will make it easier for customers to reorder food from Grubhub’s network of more than 50,000 restaurants using only their voice.

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Grubhub and the National Math + Science Initiative Partner Today to Support STEM Success

By entering ‘PIDAY2017’ at checkout, 3.14 percent of each Grubhub user’s order will benefit NMSI

CHICAGO, March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, today announced it is partnering with the National Math + Science Initiative (NMSI), an organization whose mission is to improve student performance in the critical subjects of STEM, in honor of Pi Day. On March 14, Grubhub users will be empowered to contribute to NMSI and show their support for STEM education by entering ‘PIDAY2017′ at checkout. When users do so, Grubhub will donate 3.14 percent of these users’ order totals to benefit NMSI, up to $40,000.

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Grubhub and ClassPass Partner to Reveal Top Cities Participating in Healthy New Year’s Resolutions

Data Shows How Healthy Dishes and Fitness Classes Represent the ‘New Year, New You’ Lifestyle Across America

CHICAGO, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub, the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering company, and ClassPass, the monthly membership service providing access to the world’s largest network of boutique fitness studios and gyms, have teamed up to find the top U.S. cities that are participating in healthy New Year’s resolutions.

Staying fit and leading a healthy lifestyle is the number one most popular New Year’s resolution across America, according to Nielsen. With the ‘new year, new you’ outlook top of mind, many people make healthier eating choices in addition to making fitness a priority. Grubhub and ClassPass wanted to dig into this age-old trend to see which cities were participating most in an active lifestyle at the beginning of the year.

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Grubhub Announces ‘A Year In Delivery,’ Uncovering 2016’s Top Delivery Trends

Data Shows How the Year’s Moments Made Their Mark on Food Orders

CHICAGO, Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub, the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering company, today announced the launch of A Year In Delivery, a comprehensive analysis of delivery trends throughout 2016. The data uncovers compelling stories about what Grubhub users turned to throughout various cultural moments this year.

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Grubhub Unveils New Features to Enhance Site Usability

Preorder, Map Based Search and Express Reorder allow for an even easier takeout experience

CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace today announced the launch of new features to make its platforms even easier for diners to use: Preorder, Express Reorder and Map Based Search. The features make online and mobile ordering more seamless than ever and are available to all of Grubhub’s diners.

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Inclusion and Tolerance in the Workplace

This year’s presidential election was undoubtedly divisive and left many of our employees feeling concerned. In response, I wrote a company-wide email that was intended to advocate for inclusion and tolerance — regardless of political affiliation — during this time of transition for our country. Some of the statements in my email have been misconstrued.. . .

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Grubhub Introduces Gift Cards

New offering makes it easier than ever to share the gift of food with friends and family

CHICAGO, Oct. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub, the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering and delivery platform, today announced the launch of Gift Cards. Now, people can buy e-gift cards by visiting the Grubhub or Seamless gift card purchase pages.

“Grubhub works hard to bring joy to the moments that matter to our diners,” said Barbara Martin Coppola, CMO, Grubhub. “We are excited that Gift Cards will offer an easy way for people to share the joy of mealtime with loved ones near and far, during the holiday season and other important moments in their lives”

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Seamless Unveils Turnkey Delivery Service in Manhattan

New York City’s Hometown Food Ordering Platform Expands Service to Deliver for the Greatest Variety of Local Favorites with Incredible Speed

NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Seamless, the iconic New York City food ordering and delivery platform, has launched its turnkey delivery service in Manhattan. Diners are benefiting from the ability of the vast, reliable driver network to deliver food from local favorites and top-rated Manhattan restaurants in under 30 minutes. Local restaurants are reaping the benefits of reaching more Seamless diners – the largest network of hungry diners in Manhattan. By outsourcing their restaurants’ delivery needs to a reliable service with such a captive audience, restaurants are experiencing a significant increase in order volume and gross food sales.

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