Just Eat processed 64m orders in the UK in Q1 2021, growth of 96% on the same period in 2020.

The UK was the fastest-growing segment and the main growth driver for its parent group, Just Eat Takeaway.com.

New partnerships were signed with Leon, Tortilla and Chipotle, Starbucks and Costa in the UK.

Delivery order growth was 695% in the first quarter of 2021 compared with the first quarter of 2020.

In London, Just Eat achieved triple digit order growth.

The wider group saw first quarter orders grow 79% to 200m, with marketplace and delivery contributed almost equally to order growth.

Jitse Groen, CEO of Just Eat Takeaway.com: “The first quarter of 2021 marks our fourth consecutive quarter of order growth acceleration. Our fastest growing segment was the United Kingdom, and we are especially pleased with the roll-out of our UK Delivery network, which has reached an impressive 695% order growth rate year-on-year. Just Eat Takeaway.com is in excellent shape and the start of 2021 has been very strong.”