Deliveroo is planning to expand its services into approximately 100 new cities and town across the UK this year, including a number of towns in Northern Ireland such as Bangor in Co. Down.
As reported by The Irish News, Deliveroo said that its planned UK expansion is intended to reach an additional four million potential customers.
The food delivery firm is also planning to expand its services in UK areas in which it currently operates.
"Everything Possible To Help Households Get The Food They Need"
The Irish News quotes Deliveroo's chief business officer for the UK and Ireland, Carlo Mocci, as saying, "We are pleased to announce that we expect to launch in around 100 new towns and cities across the UK and expand our reach in existing areas throughout 2021 with the aim of reaching almost two-thirds of the population.
"With further lockdown measures now in place across the UK, we want to do everything possible to help households get the food they need and want and play our role to make sure families across the country have a wide selection of amazing food, drink and household products to order in as little as 30 minutes."
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