DoorDash

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DoorDash Inc.
Privately held company
IndustryLogistics
FoundedJuly 2013; 7 years ago (2013-07)
Palo Alto, California, U.S.
FoundersTony Xu
Evan Moore
Stanley Tang
Andy Fang
Headquarters
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]
Websitedoordash.com

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. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  4. Ekiel, Erika (November 30, 2015). "DoorDash CEO: Solving Problems of Time-Starved People". GSB.Stanford.edu (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. Retrieved February 26, 2014.
  6. DoorDash (2019-05-24). "Fueling the Last Mile". Medium. Retrieved 2019-10-25.
  7. "DoorDash Is Planning a Traditional IPO in Fourth Quarter". bloomberg.com. 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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