DoorDash is launching a brand new function to let prospects share their location so eating places can higher know when to have an order prepared for pickup.
In concept, understanding if you’re close by might let the restaurant place your meals in an space away from restaurant employees and different patrons to assist implement social distancing suggestions. But you’ll additionally should share your precise location with the DoorDash app whereas the app is working to have the ability to use the function.
If do you choose to share your location, although, as you get near the restaurant the place you positioned your DoorDash order, the restaurant will get a notification that you simply’re close by, in line with DoorDash.
Other meals supply companies have rolled out new supply and pickup choices to assist scale back face-to-face contact throughout the pandemic. Postmates launched curbside pickup for eating places final week and has allow you to request to have deliveries left at your door since March. Instacart and GrubHub additionally rolled out related no-contact supply choices in March.