DoorDash launches in Japan as food delivery war heats up

PALO ALTO, U.S. — U.S. food delivery giant DoorDash launched its Japan operation on Wednesday, a move that is expected to further intensify the already fierce competition for a slice of the country’s food delivery market.

Based in San Francisco, DoorDash provides delivery services in the U.S., Canada and Australia. Japan will be the first Asian country in which it operates.

Starting Wednesday, customers in Sendai, a major city in northeastern Japan, can order from hundreds of local restaurants as well as national chains via DoorDash.

“Japan is one of the largest delivery markets in the world, but it’s still very underpenetrated relative to the size of the population and the size of the economy,” DoorDash co-founder and CEO Tony Xu told Nikkei Asia in an interview on Tuesday.


The iOS version of the DoordDash Japan app. (Photo courtesy of DoorDash)

Nikkei Asia reported in January that the SoftBank-backed company

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Everyday Today’s MENU for EMIYA Family launches June 2 in the west

Everyday Today’s MENU for EMIYA Family will launch for Switch via the Nintendo eShop on June 2 in the west for $49.99, publisher Aniplex announced.

The Fate/stay night “kitchen adventure” game launched today (April 28) in Japan.

Here is an overview of the game, via its official website:

■ Introduction

The video game adaptation of the deliciously heartwarming world of Today’s MENU for EMIYA Family is finally here!

Watch as Saber, Sakura, and Rin slice, stir-fry, bake, and deep-fry their way through a variety of delectable recipes!

What culinary delights will they grace us with next!?

Of course, the game wouldn’t be complete without everyone gathering together to enjoy these mouthwatering dishes!

The game features popular recipes from the original manga, along with a bevy of exclusive story content of its own!

Experience the blending of the Fate universe and the culinary world in this fun kitchen adventure!

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Whatsapp Officially Launches Its App For Businesses In Choose Markets

With WhatsApp Business Solution, customers can decide-in to start out a dialog with companies who then have 24 hours to answer. To answer after that preliminary period, corporations shall be charged with a set rate by country per message sent. RingCentral Engage Digitalannounces its integration with WhatsApp Business Solution that allows businesses to work together with prospects in a fast and simple way immediately by way of WhatsApp.

Source to whatsapp Business Tips , explore more about this. Theoretically, it’s possible to create your individual chat bot as Apple will present Business Chat’s API. However, it looks as if it’s not encouraged and there are not any person-pleasant options around simply yet. Let’s say the user is booking a aircraft ticket – you can also supply him to pick out his seat with out leaving the chat box. That is possible by utilizing iMessage App Framework that was released final … Read More