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Uber Strikes Exclusive Deal With Cargo To Bring Snacks To Riders

Cargo wants to turn Uber vehicles into portable vending machines, and it's now teamed up with Uber to do it. On Thursday, New York-based startup Cargo announced that it now has an exclusive partnership with Uber to distribute its snack-filled mini vending machines to drivers through Uber's driver hubs where drivers go to sign up and get support. In return, Uber will receive some equity in Cargo if it hits certain milestones.

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Your Uber Driver May Soon Be Selling You Snacks

Drivers who sign up to take part in Cargo are given a display box of items they can sell to riders (replenished each month) such as snacks, electronics, toiletries and cosmetics. Riders can order the products via Cargo’s mobile app. The driver then furnishes them with what they’ve purchased during the next instance that it’s safe to stop the car.

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