A Just Eat sign displayed at the front of a pizza takeaway shop on May 19, 2020 in Fleet, England.
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Just Eat Takeaway.com is a little-known name in the United States. That’s in part due to the fact that it only recently came into existence as a brand after the combination of U.K. meal delivery app Just Eat and Dutch rival Takeaway.
It’s also because it doesn’t have a presence in the country. But that’s about to change. The firm announced Wednesday that it would buy U.S. rival Grubhub for $7.3 billion, giving it a leg up in the race among European food delivery firms to enter the U.S. market and making it the world’s biggest online food delivery operator outside…