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This article was published on December 17, 2014


    Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda gobbles up Central Eastern Europe food delivery startups

    Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda gobbles up Central Eastern Europe food delivery startups
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    Mic Wright is a journalist specialising in technology, music and popular culture. He lives in Dublin. He is on Twitter at @brokenbottleboy. Mic Wright is a journalist specialising in technology, music and popular culture. He lives in Dublin. He is on Twitter at @brokenbottleboy.

    Last month, Rocket Internet-backed food delivery service Foodpanda made a set of acquisitions in India and Mexico. Now it’s made another series of purchases in Central Eastern Europe.

    In Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina, the company has taken over Donesi.com and will merge operations under the Donesi brand.  In Croatia, its acquired Pauza.hr, which will continue to operate under its own brand.

    Finally, Foodpanda has acquired NetPincer.hu in Hungary which has been operating since 1999 and works with over 550 restaurants across that country.

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