Rival Online Takeout Service Companies to Merge

by Adam Benjamin | May 21, 2013 11:31 am

Seamless and GrubHub, two competing takeout services, announced yesterday that the two companies will combine.

Matt Maloney, CEO of Chicago-based GrubHub, will serve asĀ  the new company’s CEO, while Jonathan Zabusky, CEO of New York-based Seamless, will serve as President. The merger will create a new company that services more than 20,000 restaurants in 500 U.S. cities, reports the Associated Press[1].

The companies said that the new name and marketing brands will be announced pending regulatory approval.

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Endnotes:
  1. reports the Associated Press: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_SEAMLESS_GRUBHUB?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2013-05-20-11-55-19
  2. Half of Major Chinese City’s Rice Contaminated With Toxic Metal: http://investorplace.com/2013/05/half-of-major-chinese-citys-rice-contaminated-with-toxic-metal/
  3. The Big Business of KFC Chicken Smuggling: http://investorplace.com/2013/05/the-big-business-of-kfc-chicken-smuggling/
  4. Chipotle to Expand Tofu Test: http://investorplace.com/2013/05/chipotle-to-expand-tofu-test/

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