MANILA, Philippines – foodpanda acknowledges our nation’s real heroes in these trying times. To ease the burden of frontline healthcare workers as they fight against COVID-19, foodpanda has been helping out the best way they know how – through delivering good food right to their workstations.
As a showing of their appreciation and gratitude in keeping the community safe and healthy, foodpanda partnered with local government units and restaurant partners such as Happy Tea in Paranaque, Barako Wings & Beers, Chef Gerwin Happy Tummy and Kwatogs in Batangas, RDA Mango/Milktea, La Frezaca Pizza and Simplicup in Cavite to bring warm meals to hundreds of healthcare frontliners in hospitals and checkpoints across thirteen cities – from Baguio to General Santos City. The people who have been working tirelessly to fight COVID-19 received hearty meals and refreshments.
“During this difficult time, we would like to show our frontline healthcare workers how much we value their perseverance and hardwork. We at foodpanda, along with our partners, delivered love and some food for our brave heroes fighting the coronavirus disease 2019 in the country right now,” said Camille Hadjeri, foodpanda’s Managing Director.
foodpanda, together with its restaurant partners and riders, maintains its mission to make good food more accessible to everyone, and support the hardworking healthcare workers by delivering them food they love.
foodpanda aims to visit and send out food and refreshments to more hospitals and checkpoints in the coming days.
foodpanda is dedicated to bringing food lovers around the world their favorite meals from curated local restaurants. Since its creation, the on-demand food delivery service has grown to more than 100,000 partner restaurants in more than 325 cities across 13 Asian and Central Europe countries globally. foodpanda is active in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Romania and Bulgaria. It belongs to Delivery Hero, worldwide leader of the food delivery industry. For more information visit www.foodpanda.ph.
How it works:
Through the foodpanda website or via the new iOS and Android apps, customers can enter their address and view a curated list of restaurants serving their neighborhood. Once they have found their meal of choice, they can place an order in the comfort of their home or office, paying online through foodpanda’s secure platform. The order is then carefully prepared by the restaurant, picked up by the foodpanda rider and delivered straight to their doorstep.