Tag: food delivery

Tech

Chinese Food Deliverer Meituan Is Learning Quickly From Early Mistakes

2 weeks ago

By cutting its losses now, Meituan can better focus on its core battle against ele.me, the delivery service backed by Alibaba Group.

Tech

Just Eat Urged to Seek Merger With a Rival

1 month 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

Taco Bell and Chipotle Want to Shave Time off Food Deliveries

1 month ago

Thirty-five minutes is entirely too long to deliver fake Mexican food.

Tech

Postmates Files for IPO

2 months ago

Postmates pioneered the food-delivery industry almost a decade ago. Competitor Uber Eats is also expected to go public later this year by way of parent ride-hailing company Uber Technologies.

Chains

Chili’s Bets Big on Its New Value Menu

2 months ago

Chili's isn't all too concerned with converting value-focused customers into higher spenders at this point. The company is choosing to ride out the foot traffic momentum, at a time when many restaurants are struggling with the metric.

Tech

Munchery Shuts Down Abruptly After Multiple Service and Staff Cuts

2 months ago

In the end, Munchery taught all startups a valuable lesson: Make sure you have a profitable business model before expanding quickly.

Chains

Dine Brands Global’s Chains, Explained

2 months ago

Consider this a cheat sheet for all things happening at Dine Brands.

Chains

The Real Estate Strategy Behind Domino’s Effort to Improve Delivery Times

2 months ago

Fortressing is a smart way for Domino's to grow its store footprint and shorten delivery times, but at the same time it puts a lot of pressure on franchisees to find territory to build.

Tech

Postmates Reveals Its New Restaurant Delivery Robots

3 months ago

Postmates doesn't pay its delivery people well at all, so its focus on human replacements is no surprise. Why any contractors eeking by put up with it is.