Cheers! DoorDash Brings Alcohol Delivery To New Jersey

DoorDash is the first third-party app to get the greenlight to deliver alcohol in New Jersey — just in time for the holidays.

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Just in time for the holidays, New Jersey has given DoorDash a big present by making it the first third-party app to be allowed to deliver alcohol in the state.

The move comes more than a year after New Jersey passed a law creating opportunity for independent contractors to use their own personal vehicles to deliver alcohol on behalf of restaurants, bars and liquor stores.

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Jamie Feldman

Jamie Feldman is a journalist, essayist and content creator. After building a byline as a lifestyle editor for HuffPost, her articles and editorials have since appeared in Cosmopolitan, Betches, Nylon, Bustle, Parade, and Well+Good. Her journey out of credit card debt, which she chronicles on TikTok, has amassed a loyal social media following. Her story has been featured in Fortune, Business Insider and on The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, CBS News, and NPR. She is currently producing a podcast on the same topic and living in Brooklyn, New York.