The Food App Revolution Will Eat its Drivers

On-demand meal companies such as Meituan and Deliveroo are more disruptive than Uber

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By John Gapper

Wang Xing, co-founder of Meituan Dianping, aspires to “make life better for everyone”, says the prospectus for the world’s largest food delivery company, which floated this month in Hong Kong at a value of…

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