New York City-based Uber Technologies Inc. is offering its Uber-like service to customers who want to order delivery in person from its app, but prefer to be able to make an appointment.
“We are the ultimate delivery app for the masses,” Uber said in a press release on Tuesday.
Customers will be able create a delivery reservation with their phone and have a pickup and delivery pick-up set up within five minutes.
Uber has launched a number of delivery apps, including one that provides delivery by Uber, but the Uber-style app is the first to offer an Uber-type service in New York.
Uber is expected to launch its service in more than 70 cities around the U.S. by the end of 2018. In the U