Uber Plans To Conducts On Demand Task Service With Drivers
Uber is gauging its drivers interest in providing on-demand jobs services such as Healthcare services, moving services, customer service, retail, cleaning services, clerical tasks, warehouse tasks, food service tasks.
The email, which came from the company’s research department, reads:
“We would like to ask about your interest in receiving requests from Uber to perform other types of tasks on a flexible basis. Task requests would be similar to ride requests from Uber. A request would be sent through the Uber app for a task. If interested, an Uber partner would accept the request and then travel to meet the request at the specified task location.”
Based on the variety of jobs Uber presented to its drivers, the company appears to be exploring providing on-demand services for both consumers and other businesses according to Recode.
Uber booming food-delivery business which it first began its foray into in 2014. As of July, that business called UberEats was profitable in 27 of the 108 cities it was available in, according to The New York Times.
The $69 billion company has other experimental projects currently under its belt from UberRush Courier service,UberEssentials,UberBoat services.