Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada – June 7th, 2017 – ParcelPal Technology Inc. (OTC: PTNYF) (CSE:PKG.CN) (FSE:PT0) (“ParcelPal” or the “Company) the Vancouver based on demand delivery company is pleased to announce the expansion of restaurant offerings in downtown Vancouver.
The recent beta launch of their iOS application, has been testing with private users in the City of Vancouver with 20 restaurants and has quickly gained success. As a result, The Company has announced today that they will be expanding their offerings and adding 50 additional restaurants within the downtown Vancouver region to their platform. The iOS application currently handles all aspects of food delivery by bringing the restaurants and customers together on one single platform.
President and CEO Kelly Abbott states, “We’re very excited to be adding these new restaurants to our platform, and we are expecting to add another 50 in the month ahead. We have been very pleased with the results of our beta thus far, and we are working very hard to expand offerings in each vertical of our business. We are looking forward to expanding our footprint into other cities across the lower mainland and Canada. This is the first major phase to offer our customers the best of Vancouver, delivered to their doorsteps.”
“These restaurants represent a key milestone to becoming Canada’s largest on demand delivery marketplace. We’ve been actively engaging our user base in the private beta and the overall feedback has been tremendously positive. We are very confident for a full launch in the coming months.” said Dylan McRobert, ParcelPal’s Marketing Director.
More About the Beta
Select beta test users are able to order from their favorite restaurants through ParcelPal and have the food delivered to their doorsteps within an hour or less. The first phase of the application consists of food delivery from local Vancouver restaurants. ParcelPal will expand their offerings with the addition of alcohol, retail and a ‘corner store’ feature to the platform.
To celebrate the launch and to give select Vancouverites a taste of the best restaurants the city has to offer, ParcelPal is offering free delivery on all orders in the Vancouver delivery zone for the duration of the private beta. If you would like to be included sign up at: try.parcelpal.com/beta-van.
How It Works
Through the ParcelPal iOS app, customers enter their address and view a list of merchants available in their neighborhood. Once the customer makes a selection, they simply place the order and pay online through ParcelPal secure ordering platform. The order is then prepared by the restaurant and brought directly to customers by a ParcelPal driver anywhere they are in Vancouver.
About ParcelPal Technology Inc.
ParcelPal is a technology driven logistics company that connects consumers to the goods they love. Customers can shop at partner businesses and through the ParcelPal technology receive their purchased goods within an hour. The Company offers on-demand delivery of merchandise from leading retailers, restaurants, medical marijuana dispensaries and liquor stores in Vancouver and soon in major cities Canada-wide.
ParcelPal Website: www.parcelpal.com
The Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”) or any other securities regulatory authority has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release that has been prepared by management.
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Contact: Kelly Abbott, President, ParcelPal Technology, Inc. – 604-401-8700
Forward Looking Information
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