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Facebook adds food ordering feature

Users will also be able to get quotes from businesses, buy movie tickets and book appointments at spas and salons, says Facebook

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said users in the United States would be able to order food through the pages of restaurants starting on Wednesday as part of its efforts to connect users and businesses.

Users will also be able to get quotes from businesses, buy movie tickets and book appointments at spas and salons, said in a blog post.



Earlier this month, launched "Marketplace", a platform that allows people to buy and sell items locally.

Facebook, which has about 1.7 billion monthly active users, also said on Wednesday it would add a "recommendations" feature that will allow users to share recommendations on such things as places to eat.

shares were up 0.8 per cent at $129.58 in early trading.

Shares of GrubHub Inc, which offers a food ordering service similar to that announced by Facebook, were down 2.4 per cent at $41.07.

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Facebook adds food ordering feature

Users will also be able to get quotes from businesses, buy movie tickets and book appointments at spas and salons, says Facebook

Users will also be able to get quotes from businesses, buy movie tickets and book appointments at spas and salons, says Facebook said users in the United States would be able to order food through the pages of restaurants starting on Wednesday as part of its efforts to connect users and businesses.

Users will also be able to get quotes from businesses, buy movie tickets and book appointments at spas and salons, said in a blog post.

Earlier this month, launched "Marketplace", a platform that allows people to buy and sell items locally.

Facebook, which has about 1.7 billion monthly active users, also said on Wednesday it would add a "recommendations" feature that will allow users to share recommendations on such things as places to eat.

shares were up 0.8 per cent at $129.58 in early trading.

Shares of GrubHub Inc, which offers a food ordering service similar to that announced by Facebook, were down 2.4 per cent at $41.07.
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Facebook adds food ordering feature

Users will also be able to get quotes from businesses, buy movie tickets and book appointments at spas and salons, says Facebook

said users in the United States would be able to order food through the pages of restaurants starting on Wednesday as part of its efforts to connect users and businesses.

Users will also be able to get quotes from businesses, buy movie tickets and book appointments at spas and salons, said in a blog post.

Earlier this month, launched "Marketplace", a platform that allows people to buy and sell items locally.

Facebook, which has about 1.7 billion monthly active users, also said on Wednesday it would add a "recommendations" feature that will allow users to share recommendations on such things as places to eat.

shares were up 0.8 per cent at $129.58 in early trading.

Shares of GrubHub Inc, which offers a food ordering service similar to that announced by Facebook, were down 2.4 per cent at $41.07.

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