JustEat Takeaway $7.6B merger approved, pair pick up $756M in new funding – TechCrunch

[ad_1] On the heels of Amazon getting approval from the competition authority to proceed with an investment leading a $575 million round for food delivery startup Deliveroo in the UK, two of Deliveroo’s biggest rivals got their own £6.2 billion merger approved, and they have subsequently picked up an extra $756 million to come out fighting.…

Delivery Hero CEO shares what he’s learned about managing logistics during a pandemic – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Food-delivery platforms are on the entrance strains during the coronavirus disaster, with main spikes in demand as communities are confined at dwelling, possible with extra time to prepare dinner than typical. And whereas some eating places have opted to close down, others have turned to takeout as a lifeline. Yet bodily contact between suppliers,…