Takeaway.com N.V. (AMS: TKWY), hereinafter the “company”, or together with its group companies “Takeaway.com”, the leading online food delivery marketplace in Continental Europe, hereby issues an order update for the fourth quarter of 2019, which is in line with the full year 2019 guidance released on 19 December 2019.
Statement of Jitse Groen, CEO of Takeaway.com: “Takeaway.com delivered strong order growth in the fourth quarter of 2019, especially in Germany, where our growth accelerated compared with previous quarters. Last year was a memorable year for our company, in many ways, and we are excited to continue to build the absolute best online food delivery company in 2020.”
• On 12 November 2019, Takeaway.com signed as an Official Partner of UEFA EURO 2020™, with a top tier sponsorship package including Pan-European broadcast sponsorship rights and in-stadium advertising. Takeaway.com is active in many of the countries competing at the tournament, as well as in some of the host cities, including Amsterdam, Bucharest and Munich.
• Takeaway.com further strengthened its global partnership with McDonald’s with expansion in Belgium, Israel and the Netherlands in the fourth quarter of 2019. McDonald’s was already available to Takeaway.com customers in Germany, Poland, and Bulgaria.
• The roll-out of Scoober continued with the addition of 18 cities in the fourth quarter of 2019. Scoober is now active in 91 cities in ten countries.
• On 10 January 2020, Takeaway.com had received valid acceptances representing approximately 80.4 per cent. of the voting rights of Just Eat and, as a result, the increased Takeaway.com offer has become unconditional as to acceptances. Takeaway.com expects that the offer will be declared wholly unconditional and complete no later than 31 January 2020