Now you can order food on Facebook

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img_0246Facebook has decided to dip its feet into the growing online food delivery industry which is estimated to be worth over $200 billion.

Partnering with and Slice, Facebook’s “Order Food” option allows users to place orders at local restaurants for pickup or delivery.


Users can select from a list of local restaurants, view menu items, place orders and leave reviews.

The announcement of the service brought down stocks for online food services like Grubhub and Yelp.

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The move is yet another step in the merging of social media and e-commerce.