In this episode we discuss the food delivery space. As Doordash gets set for a Q3 IPO we talk about the story of how they were founded, how they compare against competitors and our predictions for who will win in this space.
[1:30] - Doordash story - How to start a startup video - How I built this episode with one of their founder Tony Xu
doordash original landing page
[8:50] - Competitor landscape
[14:10] - Market size - https://www.statista.com/outlook/374/100/online-food-delivery/worldwide#market-revenue
[18:30] - Who uses food delivery (same chart from above)
[20:20] - What do the delivery drivers think about the different apps
[23:20] - What will happen to the physical locations of these restaurants?
[31:30] - How the engineering teams compare
explanation of cloud kitchens - https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/01/the-next-big-bet-for-former-uber-ceo-travis-kalanick-may-be-cloud-kitchens-in-china/
- Dominos continues to dominate over the next 36 months.
- Doordash establishes dominance in the food delivery space, goes public and continues to grow.
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