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Is there space for yet another local food delivery marketplace?

Local delivery marketplaces help people socially distance and be safe while at the same time supporting local businesses, both chain and family-owned, in their hour of need. Although there are many different local delivery marketplaces, we have chosen a few to look at and see how they have made an impact: Grubhub, DoorDash, UberEats, Instacart, Delivery.com, Postmates, Drizly. So if you’re wondering whether there’s room for one more or looking for a marketplace platform to start one yourself, you should take 5 minutes to read this blog post.

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Ruby on Rails powering 4 out of 5 top multi-vendor marketplace platforms in the world

4 Ruby on Rails powered marketplace businesses – Airbnb, Doordash, Instacart, Postmates – gross 76% of all merchandise sold (GMV) by all top 100 marketplace platforms on the Andreessen Horowitz “Marketplace 100”, a ranking of the largest and fastest-growing consumer-facing multi-vendor marketplace E-Commerce websites.

2 out of 10 fastest-growing marketplace platforms in the Andreessen Horowitz Marketplace 100 ranking were built using Ruby on Rails.

The most popular JavaScript framework among the top 100 marketplaces is React used for frontend app development.

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