Postmates Raises $300 Million, Joins Unicorn Club

On-demand delivery startup Postmates raised a whopping $300 million in venture funding to accelerate its growth across the U.S. Tiger Global led the round, and the deal values the company at approximately $1.2 billion, according to a source familiar with the situation.

“We didn’t have plans to raise additional capital,” Postmates CEO Bastian Lehmann told Term Sheet. “Tiger Global approached us and said it’s time to put some more gas in this machine. So we decided to show everyone what we could do if we invest a bit more heavily in growth.”

Aldi Teams with Instacart for Delivery Nationwide

Germany-based supermarket Aldi has certainly solidified its status in the U.S. as a cult-favorite grocery chain over the past few years (couples even take their engagement photos there, after all). But as the brand expands, that "cult" following now spans 35 states and counting.

Häagen-Dazs Tests Ice Cream Delivery That Finds Your Location, Even If You're On the Move

Flytrex Launches Aerial Food Delivery by Drone in North Dakota

Flytrex has partnered with and begun aerial food deliveries at the King’s Walk golf course in North Dakota, according to CNN

Chipotle Offers Free Delivery for Two Weeks

Score Free Cheddar Bay Biscuits and Red Lobster Delivery on 'Just Because Day'

Sometimes chain restaurants provide us with a sense of comfort and the familiar we just can’t get anywhere else. That is, except perhaps in our own home.

Amazon Just Rolled Out Two-Hour Beer and Wine Delivery in This State

Good news for anyone who finds themselves in desperate need of alcohol in The Lone Star State. Amazon has just announced that it has extended its offer of free two-hour booze delivery for Prime members to a bunch of major cities in Texas.

How to Get Free Instacart Grocery Delivery This Month

If you're already battening down the hatches, fluffing up the throw pillows, and firing up the... crumpets(?) for the royal wedding and just can't find the time to leave the house this weekend to go grocery shopping, never fear—Instacart is here. The same-day grocery delivery service is, of course, always available in a pinch.

Chipotle Adds Delivery to 1,500 Locations

Papa John’s Is Testing Beer Delivery

In recent years, the battle for diners’ dollars has increasingly switched to delivery: More customers continue to see delivery not just as a convenience but a necessity, and major restaurant brand know they have to get on board or risk losing business.