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DoorDash is buying Caviar from Square in a deal worth $410 million

DoorDash has reached an agreement with Square to purchase on-demand food delivery and catering business Caviar. DoorDash has agreed to pay Square $410 million in cash and preferred DoorDash stock. Squ

Brex has partnered with WeWork, AWS and more for its new rewards program

Brex cardholders can now accrue and spend points on AWS, Twilio, SalesForce, WeWork, Instacart and more.

Caviar now offers accident and disability insurance for couriers

If you’re a gig economy worker, you’ve probably settled into the reality that insurance and benefits aren’t going to be available to you. Well, not unless on-demand companies make th

Square’s Caviar agrees to pay $2.2 million to settle class-action lawsuit over gratuity

Square, the payments company led by Jack Dorsey, has agreed to pay $2.2 million to settle a class-action lawsuit involving its on-demand food delivery service, Caviar. Today, customers who ordered foo

Square launches restaurant point-of-sale platform

Square, which has already made its way into retail stores and service-based businesses (think hair salons, massage therapists, etc.), is officially getting into the restaurant business with the launch

Square acquires corporate catering startup Zesty

Square has acquired elements of corporate catering startup Zesty. Square, which already owns on-demand food delivery service Caviar, plans to use Zesty’s assets to strengthen Caviar’s corp

Postmates launching pickup feature

Postmates, the startup that offers on-demand delivery for anything in your city, now lets people order ahead for pickup. This comes about one year after Square’s Caviar expanded into pickups, f

Square has acquired a 32-year-old restaurant delivery company

Square has acquired Entrees On-Trays, a 32-year-old restaurant delivery platform. The plan is to expand the footprint of its on-demand food delivery service, Caviar, in the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas ar

David Chang’s Ando launches a new menu, refocuses on the food

Food delivery is far from perfect. From big players like Grubhub to newer companies like Caviar, the combination of perfectly cooked food and delivery logistics is one that is pretty damn easy to mess

Square’s Caviar now lets people order food ahead for pickup

Caviar, the on-demand food delivery startup owned by Square, is expanding into the pickup game. Starting today, customers in San Francisco, the San Francisco East Bay Area, Los Angeles and Portland c

UberEATS fires up surge pricing for deliveries in some U.S. cities

UberEATS customers already have the ease-of-use of Uber’s mobile app for food ordering and delivery. Now they’re getting the surge pricing that Uber’s earlier ride-hailing service

Square Acquires Fastbite To Add Cheap, Fast Meals To Caviar

Thanks to its recent acquisition of San Francisco-based food delivery startup Fastbite, Square is adding a whole new option to Caviar that will reduce the cost of meals and time customers spend waitin

Six Months After Acquisition, Caviar Has Tripled Order Volume And More Than Doubled Headcount

Last August, payments startup Square acquired San Francisco-based food delivery startup Caviar for a reported $90 million. Since then, the company has been growing fast, both in terms of order volume

Startups, A Rich Man’s Game

Despite the Silicon Valley echo chamber, starting a company remains easily among the most risky career moves for workers. The stress of the job can easily lead to burnout or long-lasting mental health

Four Months After Acquisition, Square Launches iOS App For Food Delivery Service Caviar

Over the summer, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.square.com">Square</a> purchased food delivery startup Caviar. Today, it's making ordering on the service even easier with the launch of a mobile a

It’s Official: Square Acquires Food Delivery Service Caviar

Square has acquired curated food delivery service Caviar today, confirming earlier reports that the companies had been in serious talks. We reported last month that the companies were in talks on a

Curated Food Delivery Startup Caviar In Talks To Be Acquired By Square For $100 Million

Curated food delivery startup <a target="_blank" href="https://www.trycaviar.com/">Caviar</a> is in talks to be acquired by Square in a deal that could be worth at least $100 million, according to sev

Curated Food-Delivery Startup Caviar Raises $15 Million Led By Tiger Global

Caviar, one of many startups that have sprouted up over the past year or so to offer lazy customers an easier way to order meals online, has raised $15 million in seed and Series A funding. The big

Curated Food Delivery Startup Caviar Launches In Seattle And New York City

Good news, those of you who live in Seattle and New York City! If you haven't yet figured out how to get food delivered to your home or office, there's a San Francisco-based startup that's willing to
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