Food in Albania? Wolt makes it easier with its delivery service

Wolt, the US-Finnish technology company and delivery platform started its operations in Albania this Wednesday, March 13th. With over 130 venues, it promises to blend international delivery standards with diverse local flavors. Many more popular international and local brands will follow, while some of them are adding the delivery service for the first time.

Launching initially in the most populated areas of Tirana and expanding to the city’s outskirts, in the coming weeks, Wolt’s approach reflects a commitment to creating a vibrant local ecosystem. The platform actively collaborates with Albanian restaurants and big popular chains.

Operating from 08:00 to midnight on weekdays and extending delivery hours till 2:00 AM on weekends, the company ensures accessibility and convenience for customers. The platform’s exclusive international presence in Albania introduces features designed to enhance user experience, solidifying Wolt’s position as a trusted name in global delivery.

Wolt platform users will have the opportunity to follow the progress of their order in real time, through the live tracking option. The app’s menu includes photos, while transactions can be done by card or cash. A special promo awaits all new users who register, offering them 14 days of free delivery for any order they place within those days. Customers have access to the fastest service team in online delivery, which responds in less than 60 seconds on average.

More than 130 restaurants

As Wolt enters the Albanian market, it symbolizes a new era of technological, and culinary and innovation. It promises not just deliveries, but immersive experiences that celebrate the rich local cuisine.

Dimitris Karelos, General Manager for the Mediterranean Region stated: “Today, we are extremely happy to announce the launch of our operations in Albania, the 27th country Wolt launches globally. Albania already has a great restaurant industry which has the potential to show further development through Wolt’s technology, providing a unique experience for Albanian consumers and growth opportunities for local merchants. Today we launch operations in Tirana with more than 130 restaurants, however we expect to expand soon with more restaurants, bigger population coverage, adding gradually new products and services available for Albanian consumers, always aiming to constantly serve our commitment, to make cities better places to live.”

What is Wolt?

Wolt is a Helsinki-based technology company that provides an online platform for consumers, merchants and couriers. It connects people looking to order food and other goods with people interested in selling and delivering them. To enable this, Wolt develops a wide range of technologies from local logistics to retail software and financial solutions – as well as operating its own grocery stores under the Wolt Market brand. Wolt’s products include Wolt+ (subscription service for customers), Wolt for Work (meal benefits and office deliveries for companies), Wolt Drive (fast last-mile deliveries for merchants) and Wolt Self-Delivery (service for merchant partners with their own delivery staff). Wolt’s mission is to make cities better by empowering and growing local communities. Wolt was founded in 2014 and joined forces with DoorDash in 2022. DoorDash operates in 29 countries today, 27 of which are with the Wolt product and brand.

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