Just Eat Takeaway 1Q Orders Rise 50% on Virus-led Delivery Boom
- Food delivery firms see a spike in demand as people stay home
- Analysts warn gains may be short lived if restaurants shut
Just Eat Takeaway saw a 50% jump in first-quarter orders, as food delivery firms around the world see rising demand for their services with people ordered to stay home to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Takeaway also said it suffered from cyberattacks in the week starting March 16, affecting several hundred thousand orders, the company said in a statement Thursday.