Uber in talks to buy Deliveroo ahead of Taiwan expansion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Less than two weeks after U.K. based food delivery company Deliveroo announced its plans to set up shop in Taiwan, competitor Uber is reportedly in talks to purchase the c...

Uber poised to make investment in scooter-rental business

Uber is getting into the scooter-rental business. The ride-hailing company said Monday that it is investing in Lime, a startup based in San Mateo, California. "Our ...

UK union free to challenge Deliveroo over drivers' status

LONDON (AP) — A judge has given a British union permission to mount a legal challenge over the employment status of drivers for the food-delivery service Deliveroo. Last year a tribu...

Uber valued at about $62B in new offer to buy company stock

Three investors are looking to buy stakes in Uber in an offer that values the company at $62 billion. The ride-hailing giant said Wednesday the investors want to buy up to $600 milli...

Youfoodz Selects DSI to Optimise Inventory Management

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2018--Youfoodz has selected DSI to optimise inventory movement and operations from raw materials to finished goods. Youfoodz is an Australi...

'Hannity' fans smash Keurig brewers over pulled ads

NEW YORK (AP) — Supporters of conservative host Sean Hannity's Fox News Channel show are responding to a decision by Keurig to stop advertising on the show by smashing Keurig coffee makers. ...

Uber rides into credit card market with no-fee card

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber already has a home on your phone. Now it wants a place in your purse or wallet. The ride-hailing giant on Wednesday unveiled a new no-fee, co-branded credit card...

Uber rides into credit card market with no-fee card

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber already has a home on your phone. Now it wants a place in your purse or wallet. The ride-hailing giant is unveiling a no-fee, co-branded credit card with British...

Facebook takes on food delivery in US, challenges Uber and others

NEW YORK (AP) — Several online services already offer food delivery, but that doesn't mean Facebook won't jump on board anyway. The social-media giant says ordering food for takeout o...

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NORTH KOREA-NUCLEAR — North Korea announced a detailed plan to launch a volley of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, a major military hub and home to U.S. bombers, and dismi...

Uber expands food delivery services to South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Ride-hailing company Uber is expanding its food delivery service to South Korea. The San Francisco-based company's Thursday launch of UberEats in Seoul come...

10 best delivery foods in Taipei: UberEATS

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Online meal ordering and delivery platform UberEATS released the result of its survey on favorite delivery foods in Taipei, with Taiwanese popcorn chicken took t...

CEOs look to bring together their divided customers, workers

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook is telling his employees to "keep moving forward." Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is saying "progress does not move in a straight line." T-Mobile's CEO John Legere twe...

Authorities say launch of Uber EATS in Taipei illegal

Uber launched food delivery service “Uber EATS” illegally in Taipei on Tuesday, raising eyebrows in Taiwan, which has imposed heavy fines on the company over its illegal car pool services....

Grubhub CEO backtracks after asking Trump supporters to quit

CHICAGO (AP) — The co-founder of food delivery service Grubhub sent an email to all his employees suggesting that supporters of President-elect Donald Trump should resign, then issued a statement sayi...