Jitse Groen

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Some gig economy workers are what you might call micro-entreprenuers running their own businessess.

What is the gig economy? Strictly speaking it’s any economic activity that involves the use of temporary or freelance workers. However, it’s become (...)

“We’re a large multinational company with quite a lot of money and we want to insure our people,” Just Eat chief executive Jitse Groen said. Photograph: Nicola Campo/LightRocket via Getty Images

Food delivery platform Just Eat has vowed to stop using gig workers in Europe, with its chief executive Jitse Groen saying he wants to employ people (...)

A  Grubhub delivery person in New York. Photograph: Gabriela Bhaskar/The New York Times

Uber Technologies chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi has spent much of his career deftly negotiating acquisitions. Yet his $6.5 billion all-stock bid f(...)

In the all-stock deal, Just Eat Takeaway said it would value Grubhub at $75.15 per share, a 27 per cent premium to Grubhub’s closing price of $59.05. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Just Eat Takeaway, a European food delivery service, said on Wednesday that it had agreed to buy Grubhub for $7.3 billion, a deal that would give it a(...)

Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Takeaway delivery group Just Eat advised shareholders not to accept a 710 pence-a-share cash offer from Dutch investment group Prosus, saying it was i(...)

The deal is set to close by the end of 2019

Amsterdam-based Takeaway. com and British rival Just Eat have finalised the terms of their deal to create a global food delivery company that can riva(...)

Just Eat is focused on Britain and western Europe, and is expanding into Canada, Latin America and Australia. Photograph: Getty Images

Takeaway. com and Just Eat have reached an “agreement in principle” for a takeover deal that would value the latter at £5 billion (€5.6 billion), crea(...)