Helping you grow your business
DoorDash merchants enrolled in our free Entrepreneurship & Access programs benefit from a range of resources and opportunities.
Dedicated communications and support
DoorDash partners who are women, immigrants or people of colour receive focused communications and updates.
Increased in-app searchability
Help new customers find your restaurant with search tags for keywords like “Black-owned,” “Women-owned,” and more.
Increased in-app visibility
Highlight your restaurant in-app with a dedicated digital store page banner, as well as inclusion in carousels and collections in select markets.
More opportunities for funding
Be among the first to learn about new opportunities for funding available through DoorDash partners.
Additional marketing opportunities
Take advantage of opportunities to be featured and profiled in different marketing and communications initiatives.
Amplifying Black restaurateurs through #BlackFoodEnergy
#BlackFoodEnergy celebrates, amplifies, and supports Black chefs and Black-owned restaurants on the DoorDash platform. Through this program, DoorDash is continuing its commitment to help create more opportunities for Black entrepreneurs in the food industry. Program benefits include:
Additional marketing and amplification opportunities for black-owned businesses on and off the DoorDash platform
Access to funding opportunities to explore new growth streams
Access to custom-built programs, resources and initiatives from DoorDash partners focused on helping Black Canadian entrepreneurs
Stories from entrepreneurs
Simply Irie Caribbean Cuisine
“DoorDash has helped Simply Irie through allowing us to expand our base… customers that may not be able to physically come into the restaurant.”
Piklìz Comptoir Caribéen
“I strongly believe that without DoorDash, we wouldn't be here today. They keep coming up with new ideas to keep our head out of the water.”
“DoorDash has helped our business grow, one, by free marketing in terms of people scrolling down and looking for delivery platforms to order food from. So the marketing aspect of DoorDash, it's something that helps without us even doing anything.”
Flavours Cuisine & Catering
“DoorDash has brought a wider perspective to other people to see other restaurants out there…they say, 'Oh, African restaurants.' And, 'Let me give it a try.'"
Aunty Lucy’s Burgers
“DoorDash is a very clean platform to use. We’re starting to grow our partnership even more [...] grow our audience on their platform, and I’m looking forward to the future with them.”
Signature Indian Cuisine
“With DoorDash we have increased our business 15-20% with delivery, the number of deliveries have gone up 80-90%.”
“DoorDash was there from the beginning[...] how much personal effort they put into the relationship it’s not just business people come and talk to you physically, I love it.”
“DoorDash has created opportunities by introducing us to a larger market... We will continue the partnership, as we are growing through DoorDash.”