OrderUp, an online and mobile ordering marketplace focused on delivering from all of the restaurants that customers actually want, today announced expansion of its delivery services to the Federal Hill and Locust Point neighborhoods of Baltimore City beginning Tuesday, November 4, 2014. With the expansion, OrderUp has added several new restaurants to its lineup, including: Blue Agave Restaurante y Tequileria, Sweet Caroline's, Our House, MaGerks Pub & Grill and Banditos Tacos & Tequila Bar.
Changing expectations and evolving to meet the needs of consumers, OrderUp’s unique online and mobile marketplace provides easy access to all of the city’s best restaurants, including those that do not offer delivery. With the addition of these new restaurants, OrderUp offers delivery to Federal Hill, Locust Point, Mount Vernon, Canton, Fells Point, Harbor East and Johns Hopkins Hospital.
“We are excited to have Baltimore's own OrderUp delivering our tasty food to hungry Hons!” We are very optimistic that with OrderUp's neighborhood presence, our delivery business will grow dramatically,” said Blue Agave owner Brian Acquavella. “We are excited to have Baltimore's own OrderUp delivering our tasty food to hungry Hons!”
"Baltimore has seen a 400% increase in new users year-over-year, and we expect that to greatly increase with the launch of Federal Hill, where there are excellent restaurants on every corner," said Chris Jeffery, CEO and co-founder of OrderUp. "Now residents in Federal Hill and Locust Point can have all of their favorites restaurants delivered to them and restaurant owners can reach more customers."
OrderUp also expanded its team by bringing Nick Moore on as the Baltimore general manager, responsible for continuing to expand the market. Moore has worked with the company for years growing its West Lafayette, Indiana market into one of its largest as HungryBoiler.com.