Wendy's (WEN) - Get Report delivery is set to begin.

The fast-food chain will announce Friday that it has partnered with restaurant delivery service company DoorDash to bring Wendy's menu items right to the consumer's door.

"Rolling out delivery has quickly progressed, along with demand for convenience and delivery trends," said Liz Geraghty, Wendy's VP of Customer Activation.

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"There's no better partner for Wendy's than DoorDash -- one of the fastest growing delivery platforms and one with a reputation for maintaining food quality and high customer satisfaction -- both top priorities for us. Whether fans order straight to their door or via Wendy's drive thru, we want the Dave's Single to be hot and juicy every time," Geraghty added.

Wendy's partnership with DoorDash will serve 48 major markets nationwide and will keep expanding.

Shares of Wendy's were higher nearly 2% in late afternoon trading on Thursday.

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