A New free delivery service in Portland just lanched by Amazon. It serves Amazon New Prime customer from local restaurants and food carts.
Amazing Amazon now generating money not only from selling-books, but also a food delivery services.
Amazon claims that its service can deliver the food within an hour or less and even 38 minutes in average. Some local restaurants have been included in the service such Pok Pok, Sizzle Pie, Waffle Window, Seres Restaurant, Luc Lac, East India Co Grill & Bar, Kim Jong Grillin’ and many more.
Amazon employs Prime Now mobile app, so Portland customers can look for participating restaurants, browse menus, place orders, track the status of their delivery, and watch as the driver travels from the restaurant to the delivery address in real time, said Amazon pers released.
“Portland has emerged as one of America’s best food cities,” said Gus Lopez, general manager, Amazon Restaurants in its pers release. “With restaurant delivery on Prime Now, we’re excited to provide Portland residents with a fast and convenient way to try many of the restaurants that their friends and neighbors talk about without having to drive all over the city.”
I wonder how a smart company believe in some niches or new markets that most people didn’t realize.