Deliveroo focuses on virtual restaurants this year

Deliveroo focuses on virtual restaurants this year

The Deliveroo online food delivery company expects to have about 60 “virtual restaurants” in Belgium by the end of this year. Virtual restaurants are existing establishments that sell additional dishes under a different name through Deliveroo. There are already 50 such restaurants in Belgium, according to Deliveroo’s Rodolphe Van Nuttel. “It’s realistic to think that by the end of the year there will be about 60,” he said. “This works very well in Belgium.” Deliveroo’s couriers deliver cooked food on bicycles. This year, it is is focussing on “virtual brands”,…

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Dutch Parliament wants Brussels-Amsterdam flights axed

Dutch Parliament wants Brussels-Amsterdam flights axed

The Dutch Parliament’s Second Chamber wishes to end air links between Amsterdam and Brussels. A majority of legislators, mainly members of the co-ruling D66 and CristenUnie, have come out in favour of a proposal to this effect by the ecological GroenLinks party. Amsterdam and Brussels are linked by many daily flights, but train travel is just as fast and less harmful to the environment. GroenLinks Parliamentarian Suzanne Kröger said a good allocation of time slots for take-off and landing needed to be worked out. It was in the nation’s interest,…

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