RICHMOND, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OrderUp
from Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) (http://www.groupon.com)
announced that its on-demand food delivery app has expanded service to
Richmond, Va. Starting today, residents and businesses downtown and in
Jackson Ward, The Fan, the Museum District, Carytown, Near West End and
Willow Lawn can use the OrderUp app to have food delivered directly to
their doorstep from some of the area’s best local restaurants. Delivery
is also available for students, faculty and staff on campus at Virginia
Commonwealth University and VCU Medical Center.
“We’re thrilled to bring OrderUp to Richmond and give our customers
access to whatever they’re craving, when they crave it and wherever the
craving hits,” said Chris Jeffery, CEO and co-founder of OrderUp.
“Richmond is a city with a thriving restaurant scene, and many of the
amazing local eateries on our platform haven’t offered delivery until
OrderUp is offering delivery for more than 40 local restaurants,
Cafe & Coffeehouse, Franklin
Street Market, Red
Eye Cookie Company, Strawberry
Street Cafe and Weezie’s
Kitchen, as well as national brands such as Chipotle,
Stone Creamery, Firehouse
& Company and Which
Wich. Diners can pay for their order using a credit card or Apple
Pay and track the delivery to their location using a digital map to know
exactly when their food will arrive. Group ordering is also available.
Founded in 2009 in Baltimore, OrderUp currently serves more than 40
markets nationwide, including Charlottesville and Norfolk, Va.
“OrderUp”, the “OrderUp” logo and “Groupon” are registered trademarks of
Groupon, Inc. or its affiliates. All other names used may be trademarks
owned by their respective holders.
About OrderUp from Groupon
OrderUp from Groupon is the most complete on-demand food delivery
marketplace for local markets outside of the top metros. With the touch
of a button, OrderUp provides easy access to great food from locals’
favorite restaurants. To browse OrderUp’s entire menu of on-demand
delivery options, download the OrderUp app for iOS
or visit www.orderup.com.
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