Uber Eats

Uber Eats expands to Potchefstroom

The food delivery app adds Potchefstroom to its reach, making the North West academic city the 13th to have the service locally.

Jan 22, 2021

Hungry customers take to Twitter over Uber Eats driver protest

Frustrated and hungry Uber Eats customers were unable to place orders, as hundreds of drivers downed tools in protest against low wages.

Jan 21, 2021

Drivers plot Uber Eats app boycott amid looming protest

Scores of Uber Eats driver partners plan a nationwide protest against the company’s alleged “slavery” treatment of staff and significantly reduced earnings.

Dec 15, 2020

Food delivery, crime-fighting drones coming soon

Within the next 12 to 18 months, drone services for food delivery and law enforcement will gain traction, pushed by 5G deployment, says Ericsson.


Mbalula looks into assisting Uber, Bolt with financial aid

Transport minister Fikile Mbalula says the ministry is engaging government stakeholders on assisting e-hailing companies with coronavirus financial aid.

Jun 11, 2020

Uber brings its Uber Cash e-wallet service to SA

The e-hailing company’s new payment service aims to promote contactless transactions during the coronavirus period and beyond.


Jobs bloodbath, income loss for SA gig workers

The majority of SA’s gig workers lost their jobs entirely during lockdown, while those able to work have on average lost four-fifths of their income.

May 8, 2020

Book enthusiasts can now order books via Uber Eats

Exclusive Books and Uber Eats partner to bring best-sellers to your doorstep with just a tap of an app.

Aug 22, 2019

Uber rival ushers in food delivery service

Bolt officially introduces its own food delivery service, which will launch in SA later this year.

Aug 2, 2019

Restaurants transform to cater for tech-savvy diners

Social media allows restaurants to reach diners like never before, as tech-driven ‘on-demand’ services like Uber Eats gain momentum.

May 31, 2019

Uber Eats taps into local township market

The food delivery service expands into SA’s biggest township, Soweto.

Oct 24, 2018

Uber to go all-electric in London

The ride-hailing service wants London to be the first city where all its taxis will be electric in 2025, with a clean air fee added to help drivers go green.

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