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Chains

Blaze Pizza Gets Ready For an IPO by Taking on Domino’s and Pizza Hut

3 days ago

Blaze Pizza's IPO is not expected for another two years, which is a good thing if the company feels compelled to take on international chains at the their own game –– value meals.

Tech

DoorDash Is Negotiating a $500 Million Funding Round

5 days ago

When Postmates confidentially filed for an IPO last week, we knew it was only a matter of time before rival DoorDash would try to shout louder with bigger news. In this case, nothing's confirmed, but DoorDash is looking at closing a round of funding that could push the company passed a $6 billion valuation.

Tech

Just Eat Urged to Seek Merger With a Rival

6 days ago

Activist investor Cat Rock is growing more impatient by the day with Just Eat's lack of a CEO appointment. Somewhere Yelp is reading this understanding the UK company's pain.

Chains

Chipotle Says It Has Built a Profitable Delivery Business

2 weeks ago

Chipotle's integrated partnership with DoorDash and the extra investment in building out in-store delivery efficiencies has been paying off well for the chain. Plus, it doesn't hurt that burritos are the perfect delivery food.

Chains

Restaurant Megatrends 2019: Forget Main Street, It’s the Year of the Suburb

1 month ago

As they race to dominate in the market, third party delivery companies are targeting large, suburban markets to fuel expansion. National chain partnerships boosted these efforts in 2018 and will continue to drive growth in 2019.

Chains

Chipotle Is Staying Away From Limited Time Offers

1 month ago

The Mexican fast casual chain is instead focused on marketing, specifically advertising more during sports games.

Tech

DoorDash to Test Food Delivery by Autonomous Car

1 month ago

The restaurant industry, much like the auto industry, is still a few years away from fully capitalizing on self-driving car technology. So don't expect food to show up at your doorstep without human aid anytime soon.

Tech

Amazon Restaurants Still Lags Far Behind U.S. Delivery Rivals

2 months ago

The tech giant's restaurant business arm hasn't grown very much, perhaps by design, but an acquisition or two can change that.

Chains

Restaurant and Technology Partnerships for November 2018

3 months ago

If there is one dominant trend this month, it's that chicken joints know that delivery matters now.

Tech

TripAdvisor Expands Restaurant Delivery With DoorDash Partnership

3 months ago

Both TripAdvisor and DoorDash continue to pack on the partnerships in 2018, in hopes of attracting more restaurant owners and consumers to their mobile apps.

Tech

The State of Restaurant Delivery Now: Soggy Fries Vs. Rapid Growth

3 months ago

Growth of delivery can be measured in leaps and bounds across the industry as companies expand their national footprints, restaurant partners, and technology to cover increased demand at a time when the limits feel boundless.

Chains

Applebee’s and IHOP Are Latest Chains to See Big Potential in Delivery

4 months ago

While earnings for Dine Brands' companies tell two different stories, returns from off-premise sales for both are too big to ignore.