We all know that Austin is a hub for startups, but lately it seems like on-demand, same-day delivery services are taking center stage. As one of the fastest-growing cities in the country and with a population eager to try new technology and services, Austin is a great environment for same-day delivery services to thrive.
Here’s what our CEO, Sean Spector had to say about launching (and headquartering!) in Austin: “We chose Austin because it’s a great town, with lots of talent and a tech savvy audience. It’s been an excellent first market for us, and during our beta phase we [were] able to learn very quickly and at a reasonable cost and scale.”
With Austin same-day delivery available for everything from hamburgers to dry cleaning to prescription medications, here are just a few of the delivery startups that operate in our hometown:
Goodybag is the ultimate site for ordering catering for the office. Select from 100+ restaurants for company lunches, meetings or events.
Drizly delivers high-end beer, wine and liquor to your door within an hour. Drizly launched in Austin in October 2014.
Cilantro Lime delivers fresh and healthy ingredients to your doorstep. Currently only available in Austin, the company was founded by wife and husband team, Anne and James Gardner
Favor is your personal delivery assistant. Need a taco delivered, stat? Someone to pick up a box of Fido’s favorite treats? Headquartered in Austin, Favor is in multiple markets in the U.S.
And then of course there’s us — Dropoff, the same-day delivery solution for businesses. WIth live-map tracking, up-to-the-minute ETAS, and more; we’re not your typical courier. Visit our Austin page for more details about the types of items we deliver and the local businesses we serve.