Consumers have quickly become accustomed to having whatever they want, whenever they want it. And technology has made that desire a reality. Rather than speaking to a barista at Starbucks, you can order your coffee from your phone. Instead of hailing a cab or driving in bad weather, you can order an Uber to get you to your destination.
It seems there are efficient alternatives to just about every chore or experience today, from furniture shopping to cooking. And thanks to new businesses leveraging these tech developments, you barely even have to leave the house unless you want to.
It’s the age of convenience, and these five companies are a sign of the times. Here’s how popular brands are disrupting their industries by catering