U.S. food delivery app DoorDash said it will start offering its service in Japan, marking its first expansion into Asia. DoorDash will launch its app first in Sendai, a northern Japanese city of about 1 million people, instead of starting with the biggest cities like Tokyo and Osaka where Uber Eats is competing fiercely with Japanese food delivery apps. Other than the U.S., DoorDash also...
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