Postmates, a personal delivery/courier company, is expanding to 10 new cities after finding success in the market. The app, which feels similar to Uber, allows people to have various goods delivered direct to their door for a small fee. Traditionally these are goods that would not otherwise be available for delivery, like goods from a pharmacy or coffee from a coffee shop. The company has eclipsed 4 million deliveries in 30 cities and is looking to succeed in new tech-savvy markets like Baltimore and St. Louis. The app is slick and is a great example of creating an app to fulfill a specific need.
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