There is a new on-demand services app in town, TaskRabbit has quietly launched in Pittsburgh. The big news last week was that UberEATS launched in Pittsburgh. In addition to taking people from point A to point B, Uber now delivers food from a long list of restaurants to your house or other location. The Incline put together a list of 100+ restaurants that offer delivery from UberEATS in Pittsburgh. The Trib put together a nice article that compares all of the food delivery services that currently operate in Pittsburgh, UberEATS, Postmates , GrubHub , Wheel Deliver, & Happy Bellies. Task Rabbit is an app that helps customers hire taskers to help with all kinds of chores. I first learned about TaskRabbit during a visit to Los Angeles in 2011, but the company was founded back in 2008. TaskRabbit has made a few pivots to their business model over the years, but many have been asking when TaskRabbit would be available in Pittsburgh.
I was just talking with a friend about how Pittsburgh is lacking in on-demand movers. There have been many treasures that I have left behind at Construction Junction because I didn’t have anyone to help me move them. […]