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DoorDash Inc.
TypePrivately held company
FoundedJuly 2013; 9 years ago (2013-07)
Palo Alto, California, U.S.
FoundersTony Xu
Evan Moore
Stanley Tang
Andy Fang
303 2nd St
San Francisco, California, U.S.
Area served
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • United States
Key people
Revenue$1.9 billion (Nov 2020)[1]
Number of employees
3,279 (2020)[2]

DoorDash Inc. is an American on-demand prepared food delivery service.[3] founded by Stanford students Tony Xu, Stanley Tang, Andy Fang and Evan Moore.[4] It is one of several technology companies. It uses logistics services to offer food deliveries from restaurants on-demand.[5] DoorDash launched in Palo Alto and, as of May 2019, had expanded to more than 4,000 cities and offers a selection of 340,000 stores across the United States, Canada and Australia.[6]

It is expected to launch an IPO in 2020,[7] the company is currently worth close to $16 billion[8] and is the largest third-party delivery service in the U.S., surpassing Grubhub in 2019.[9][10]

Restaurants delivered by DoorDash include Long John Silver's, Taco Bell and Chick-fil-A.

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  1. DoorDash, Inc. Form S-1 (Report). United States Securities and Exchange Commission. p. 3. Retrieved 16 November 2020.
  2. DoorDash, Inc. Form S-1 (Report). United States Securities and Exchange Commission. p. 193. Retrieved 16 November 2020.
  3. "DoorDash About Page". DoorDash. Archived from the original on September 22, 2013. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  4. Ekiel, Erika (November 30, 2015). "DoorDash CEO: Solving Problems of Time-Starved People". (Stanford Graduate School of Business). Stanford University. Retrieved 11 November 2020.
  5. Anna Roth (June 26, 2013). "Filler App: How Tech Companies Are Disrupting Restaurant Delivery". SF Weekly. Archived from the original on September 6, 2014. Retrieved February 26, 2014.
  6. DoorDash (2019-05-24). "Fueling the Last Mile". Medium. Archived from the original on 2019-05-23. Retrieved 2019-10-25.
  7. "DoorDash Is Planning a Traditional IPO in Fourth Quarter". 22 August 2020. Retrieved 2020-09-14.
  8. "DoorDash confirms $400M raise, IPO timing unclear". TechCrunch. Retrieved 2020-09-14.
  9. "DoorDash overtakes Grubhub in delivery market share". Restaurant Dive. Retrieved 2020-05-29.
  10. Quast, Jon (2019-11-16). "Why Chuy's Is Fighting to Control Food Delivery Data". The Motley Fool. Retrieved 2019-11-18.

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