Deliveroo to end operations in Germany, focus on other markets - spokesman

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Food delivery service Deliveroo will end its operations in Germany on August 16 and instead turn its attention to other markets, a spokesman confirmed on Monday.

LONDON, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Food delivery service Deliveroo will end its operations in Germany on August 16 and instead turn its attention to other markets, a spokesman confirmed on Monday.

"We've decided to focus on other markets," a Deliveroo spokesman said, adding that the company was not ruling out returning to Germany in the future.

German hotel and catering trade journal Allgemeine Hotel- und Gastronomie-Zeitung had earlier reported on Deliveroo's decision.

(Reporting by Georgina Prodhan Writing by Tom Sims Editing by Michelle Martin)

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