AMAZON LEADS A $575MM FINANCING ROUND IN DELIVEROO
"Stateside investors Fidelity and T. Rowe Price have agreed to put money into the UK-based start-up as part of a deal which values the company at over $2bn (£1.48bn)." Read about our latest round of funding here.
"Passwords are a pivotal tool in customer account security, however they are frequently at risk from 'reuse' - people choose one or two passwords and then use them everywhere, which brings a host of security problems…" Deliveroo's Principle Engineer Alec Muffett has been very proactive in taking steps to reduce security risk and is helping customers become more conscious of their password behaviour. Check out the blog post for more.
Catrin Nye from the BBC covers our new rider safety measures and sits down with UK and Ireland Managing Director Dan Warne to discuss the issue.
Business Insider takes a look inside our new global headquarters as we head towards our goal of 300 additional engineers before the end of the year.
BBC News has covered our partnership with TripAdvisor so customers can now order through Deliveroo by clicking the ‘order online’ button on a restaurant page. Congrats to the team for launching this across 12 countries and 20,000 restaurants!
The Guardian released an amazing piece on one of our riders in York and went into how riding with Deliveroo has benefitted him. Well worth the watch and well done Keran!
We recently launched our latest venture in Deliveroo Editions and have been amazed to see the concept expand and grow domestically and internationally. Learn more on our blog and feel free to get in touch through our careers page.
Deliveroo Senior Product Manager, Rob Cooper participated in a very insightful conversation with Pride in London about LGBT+ support in the workplace alongside a number of other tech professionals. Definitely worth a listen.