Dubai: Talabat, the largest food delivery service in the Middle East (ME), is expanding on its services by adding groceries and pharmacies as new categories on its platform. This comes in line with the company’s efforts to make products and services across a range of industries accessible to customers in the UAE and the region as a whole.
Muhammaed Yildirim, Managing Director of Talabat, said, “Talabat has shaped and revolutionised the regional food delivery service since its inception in 2004. With the addition of these new categories, we will be working closely with some of the biggest groceries and pharmacies across the country in service of our customers by having products delivered to them as conveniently as their food is, right to their door. This aligns with our aim of creating exceptional value for our customers as we innovate to simplify the overall delivery experience.”
Talabat customers will now be able to order groceries and pharmacy products through the app and select their delivery area across Dubai. With a wide range of products and groceries, including Carrefour and 7/11, customers are ensured that abreast of the quality food delivery service they experience with Talabat, they are also receiving products and services from a growing number of supermarkets and 800 Pharmacy.
“We are eager to work with more and more partners to bring our customers all their daily needs.” said Muhammed Yildirim. “In the coming months, we will be adding even more options for customers to choose from, and we will be working on making these categories available in more areas around the country.”
With a network of over 13,000 restaurants and stores and 24,000 branches, Talabat houses the Middle East’s largest selection of eateries online. The new service additions are positioned to further cement the brand’s market influence and reach as now not only the premier food delivery service but also the go-to app for all delivery needs.
Talabat transformed the food ordering business in the Middle East when it launched in Kuwait in 2004. With a network of over 13,000 restaurants and 24,000 branches, Talabat has become the home of food in the Middle East. Today, Talabat lives to help people create and enjoy the moments that matter. With Talabat as their trusted sidekick, customers can spend less time preparing food, shopping for groceries, and doing other unimportant tasks and more time doing what matters to them.
Talabat is now part of Delivery Hero, the global leader in online food ordering and delivery.
About Delivery Hero
Delivery Hero is the leading global online food ordering and delivery marketplace with number one market positions in terms of restaurants, active users and orders in more countries than any of its competitors and online and mobile platforms across 40+ countries in Europe, the Middle East & North Africa (MENA), Latin America and the Asia-Pacific region. Delivery Hero also operates its own delivery service primarily in 50+ high-density urban areas around the world. The Company is headquartered in Berlin and has over 6,000 employees in addition to thousands of employed delivery drivers.
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