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EatFirst delivers honest food – Rocket Internet Launches New Food Delivery Service

EatFirst, Rocket Internet’s new food delivery service, launches today in the City of London. Combining high-quality food with lightning-speed delivery, the new business goes far and beyond traditional Services. The service will be available in the City of London, starting … Continue reading

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Hungry for more: Delivery Hero acquires its rival pizza.de

Delivery Hero, parent company of Lieferheld, today announced the acquisition of its largest competitor pizza.de. This step makes the Berlin-based company Delivery Hero the clear market leader of the online food ordering industry in Germany. Sources familiar with the matter … Continue reading

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Takeaway acquires Lieferando and raises €73 million

After the rumours of last week it is now official: Takeaway.com acquires the Berlin-based food ordering startup Lieferando. But that’s. Takeaway also announced today that it raised € 73 million in additional funding from Prime Ventures, Macquarie Capital and the founders … Continue reading

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foodpanda raised additional $20M to continue global roll out

foodpanda and its affiliated brand hellofood, a fast growing online food delivery marketplace, received another $20 million in funding from a group of investors including Phenomen Ventures. With the new investment foodpanda is aiming to continue its global ambitions and … Continue reading

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Delivery Hero raises €64.5m to consolidate global leadership

Delivery Hero, one of the largest global providers of online and mobile food ordering websites, today announced a Series E financing of € 64.5 million led by Insight Venture Partners. The Berlin-based startup, which was founded in in 2010, will primarily … Continue reading

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Expansion: foodpanda group launches in Czech Republic

foodpanda, the online food delivery clone of Rocket Internet today announced the expansion of its service into the Czech Republic. Customers are now enabled to place orders on foodpanda.cz and benefit from delivery services in the Prague area. foodpanda already targets … Continue reading

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Delivery Hero secures $30 million in Series D financing

Delivery Hero, one of the largest global online food ordering platforms, is bringing more international investors to Berlin after announcing its plan to reach profitability this year. The company today announced that it has received $30 million in a Series D … Continue reading

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Food delivery: foodpanda secured more than $ 20 million

foodpanda, one of the fastest growing food delivery services worldwide, secured more than $ 20 million funding from a group of investors – among them Investment AB Kinnevik and Phenomen Ventures. The startup, which was founded by Rocket Internet (headquartered in Berlin) … Continue reading

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Hungry for money: Delivery Hero raises additional €40m

Another round of funding – €40m ($49m) from Kite Ventures, Kreos Capital and other existing investors - has pushed Delivery Hero‘s total raised capital to €80m. This makes the 21-month-old online food delivery company one of the “best financed” European Internet startups … Continue reading

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Meal order platform lieferando received new funding

There’s a lot going on right now in the field of food delivery platforms (especially in Germany). Last month, for instance, we reported about a Police raid on Delivery Hero’s headquarter in Berlin. The reason for this was the suspicion … Continue reading

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