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Tech

Grubhub Stock Plunges on Latest Earnings Report

2 years ago

Grubhub says it's not interested in short-term profits, which is great because it's not posting the short-term profits that investors want to see. The company's earnings forecast for the first quarter missed analyst estimates enough to send shares sliding as much as 21 percent on Thursday morning.

Chains

Pizza Delivery Is the Real Competition Over Super Bowl Weekend

2 years ago

It's the biggest pizza day of the year, but no pizza chain wants to spend top dollar for TV advertisements during the Super Bowl. Instead, companies have other plans to bring customers to their stores.

Tech

Yelp’s Underwhelming Performance Is Frustrating a Top Investor

2 years ago

This isn't the first time SQN Investors has made recommendations to help Yelp increase value for shareholders. The review site's failure to add many new accounts recently has investors antsy.

Food

11 Moments That Mattered for the Restaurant Industry in 2018

2 years ago

From mergers to leadership changes to loss, 2018 was filled with news that kept us on our toes. Here are the stories that had the biggest impact.

Tech

Skift Table’s Top Restaurant Tech Startups to Watch 2018

2 years ago

Our inaugural list of top tech startups in 2018 contains best-of-breed examples from the kitchen to the host stand and beyond. Restaurant tech is a complicated and fast-growing landscape full of well-intentioned ideas, but success today and beyond lies in the execution of those ideas in a human-powered industry.

Tech

Yelp Adds Popular Dishes Feature to Help You Make Up Your Mind

2 years ago

This small new feature speaks volumes about the way we choose which restaurants to dine at and which dishes to order.

Food

3 Ways Costa Rican Fine Dining Is Getting More Local

2 years ago

The fine dining industry is slowly transforming diners' consciousness and relationships with local producers -- an evolution that has the potential to shift local economies in a powerful way if done well.

Marketing

Yelp’s New Antitrust Drive Targets Google Employees

2 years ago

Yelp's efforts to see tighter regulation of Google's business practices could have more success this time around than several years ago, when the U.S. Federal Trade Commission dropped the ball. European Union regulators have really cast the previous U.S. effort in a shameful light, and the Trump team may be more sympathetic than the Obama administration.

Tech

Reserve Is Expedia’s Exclusive Reservations Partner in the U.S.

3 years ago

News out of Reserve has been relatively quiet since the hiring of the company's new COO last fall. But they're now doubling down on efforts to reach diners across many platforms, and this deal is no exception.

Independents

Restaurant Megatrends 2018: Restaurants Use Experiences to Fight Delivery Boom

3 years ago

The in-restaurant experience is changing, and it’s a direct result of new technologies aimed at making our lives simpler. Sometimes the tech creates a threat, as has happened with delivery. And sometimes it creates opportunity, as we see in the ways smart restaurants are addressing said threat.

Tech

Google May Finally Be Giving Up on Its $151 Million Bet on Zagat

3 years ago

You can only lean on a decades-long history for so long. In the new frontier of restaurant reviews, recommendations from social circles are winning the day.

Marketing

The UK’s Best Restaurant Is Also Its Most Expensive

3 years ago

We are deep in ranking and ratings season, but this is one of the few post-Zagat lists that combines users and pros to generate its winners. Does this mix bring us a better list?