• UberEats is using AI to recommend restaurants and menu items, optimize deliveries

    20 days ago - By Venture Beat

    UberEats, ride-hailing company Uber's four-year-old food delivery arm, is a veritable juggernaut. It covers more than 50 percent of the U.S. population, facilitating deliveries for roughly 100,000 restaurants. And globally, it operates in 250 cities and 300 more locations around the globe. Cheng Peng, head of data science at UberEats, spoke t...
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  • Uber Eats Plans Expansion of Food Delivery Service to U.S. Suburbs

    Uber Eats Plans Expansion of Food Delivery Service to U.S. Suburbs

    20 days ago - By Fortune

    Uber Eats, the food delivery service operated and offered through the ride-hailing service, is planning to expand its operation by the end of this year. The company is currently valued at $20 billion, Eater reported .
    The company currently offers the food service to more than 50% of the U.S. population, but plans to reach more than 70% of the country very soon, TechCrunch reported. Ana Mahony, Uber's Head of US Cities for Uber Eats, told the outlet that when comparing the growth of Eats to the first three years of UberX, “Eats is growing just as fast if not faster.”
    In order to reach its...
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  • Uber Eats to reach 70 percent of US population by year's end

    21 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    Uber says its Eats restaurant food delivery service will grow to cover 70 percent of the U.S. population by the end of 2018. The ride-hailing company says the three-year-old service started this year delivering food in 98 U.S. metro areas. By year's end it will grow to 243. The service now covers about half the...
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