NEW YORK (AP) — Several online services already offer food delivery, but that doesn't mean Facebook won't jump on board anyway.The social-media giant says ordering food for takeout or delivery is complicated. It promises to help save time by bringing existing food-delivery services into its app and partnering with some restaurants directly.Of course, using Facebook to order food might prompt users to spend more time perusing their news feeds — and seeing ads.U.S. Facebook users can order from local restaurants and big chains.Most people who order food already have accounts set up with individual restaurants and delivery apps, however.
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AUGUST 20, 2013
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DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - DIRECT 2 DELIVERY CORP.
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