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An on-demand alcohol delivery company just raised $4.5 million

Saucey expands beyond California roots as Silicon Valley-backed startups try bringing the liquor store to you.

By September 1, 2015


On-demand cleaning startup Homejoy shuts up shop

Hampered by worker-classification lawsuits, the home-service company shuts down. Google is reportedly snatching up about 20 of its engineers.

By July 17, 2015


On-demand apps are riding a huge wave of investments

Uber's been the big kahuna, but funding for on-demand apps is booming overall -- and the deal-making looks likely to intensify this year.

By May 14, 2015


Viacom launches music TV apps with on-demand video

Starting with one for MTV and MTV2, they build on the company's current "second screen" apps and add on-demand video, plus new webisode-style series. But most of it is only for people who already pay.

By June 12, 2013


Amazon begins a delivery service powered by regular folks

The e-commerce giant jumps into the gig economy with the new program called Amazon Flex. The service starts in Seattle.

By September 29, 2015


Uber brings food delivery to its hometown, San Francisco

The ride-hailing service expands its UberEats feature to the City by the Bay, offering up on-demand gourmet fare.

By August 18, 2015


Groupon to launch its own food delivery and takeout service

The daily deals company is branching out into territory already covered by Uber, Yelp, Instacart and even Amazon. How will it fare against the competition?

By July 30, 2015


Sidecar rolls out medical marijuana delivery in SF

Ride-share startup's expansion into logistics comes amid fierce competition with better-funded rivals Uber and Lyft

By May 12, 2015


Six delivery sites that will change the way you shop

Groceries, wine, handpicked clothes and dinner -- all delivered to your doorstep. Here are the top services making life more convenient than we probably deserve.

By April 20, 2015


Amazon tests delivery by bike in New York City

The e-commerce giant may have found a way to get you your order within one hour.

By December 8, 2014