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Postmates Changing Delivery

04/30/2015

Summary

Food delivery is estimated to be a $70 billion-a-year industry in the U.S. Startup companies like Postmates and Instacart have created apps that they hope will tap into that, and more. At just the click of a button, they're aiming to deliver anything, from seafood to shoes, in a matter of hours or just minutes. Jamie Wax, of CBS This Morning, takes a behind-the-scenes look at the growing business of instant delivery.

Discussion Questions

  1. What are the strengths and weaknesses of Postmate's business model?
  2. What future opportunities do you believe are the most promising for delivery service businesses like these?

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