Boston Looks to Address ‘Rampant' Double Parking by Food Delivery Drivers in Some Areas
While some customers may be having food delivered to avoid having to fight traffic and find parking, some in Boston are arguing that delivery drivers are exacerbating those problems. On Boylston Street on Monday afternoon, cars were swerving to avoid double-parked cars as a near-endless stream of food delivery drivers pour in and out of several popular restaurants. It’s...
Food Delivery Is a Recipe for Traffic on Boylston Street
Drivers delivering food often double-park in some parts of Boston while picking up food to bring customers, leading to traffic issues.
Report: Food Deliveries Doubled in Mass. During Pandemic
Food delivery apps like Uber Eats and Grubhub are part of a rapidly growing business, which could bring some unforeseen impacts.
Robots Are Delivering Food Across University of Southern Maine's Campuses
In some ways, it might be a college student’s dream: the ability to get hot food on-campus without having to leave your dorm room on a cold winter night. Over the past few weeks, University of Southern Maine students in Portland and Gorham have been getting used to that convenience thanks to 15 delivery robots. They’re called Kiwibots and...
2-Year-Old Accidentally Orders 31 Burgers From Food App
The Texas toddler placed the order using his mother’s phone.
Food Service Industry Feeling the Impact of High Gas Prices
As gasoline prices continue to climb across the country, food delivery services are looking at ways to help drivers save a few bucks while restaurants are having to find ways to make up for added costs. “I take home less money now, so I pay more at the pump,” said food delivery driver Charlie Chou. Every night after dinner, Chou…
Businesses Feeling the Impact of Rising Gas Prices
Fuel costs are having a major effect on the food service industry.
Girl Scout Cookie Season Is Here. Here's the Sweet Complete Lineup
This year, the Girl Scouts organization is teaming up with DoorDash to offer on-demand delivery in participating markets nationwide starting in February.
Little Robots Like This Are Fulfilling More Food Orders as Demand for Delivery Grows
Robot food delivery is no longer the stuff of science fiction. Here’s how existing models work.