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Some restaurants sitting out the third-party food delivery boom

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Food delivery services like Uber Eats and Grubhub are taking off like a rocket. But some restaurants aren’t on board.

This week, Jimmy John’s sandwich chain launched a national ad campaign promising never to use third-party delivery. Jimmy John’s says its own drivers — which number around 45,000 at its 2,800 U.S. restaurants — can best ensure fast, quality service.

“We just don’t trust anybody else to deliver our product,” Jimmy John’s President and CEO James North told The Associated Press.

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