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Postmates Reveals Its New Restaurant Delivery Robots

2 days 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.

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Yum Brands’ Franchisees Don’t Pay Delivery Fees, Thanks to Grubhub Partnership

1 week ago

Yum Brands' size and scale allows it to negotiate much better deals on delivery partnerships, as executives outlined during the company's annual investor day. No wonder Taco Bell and KFC franchise owners are so excited to participate in the Grubhub integration.

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

1 week ago

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

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Why Restaurants Still Lag on Digital Transformation

1 month ago

The big battle to come at restaurant brands is chief marketing officer vs. chief digital officer. Smart brands will realize that cooperation can breed innovation rather than conflict.

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

1 month 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.

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Slice Wants TripAdvisor to Help It Compete With Pizza Delivery Rivals

1 month ago

It's interesting that a pizza delivery company doesn't view the likes of Grubhub or OpenTable as its main competitors. But the company is banking on TripAdvisor to bring even more traffic and sales to its list of 10,000 or so clients.

Chains

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

1 month ago

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

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Grubhub Is Pouring Money Into Rapid Expansion Across U.S. Markets

2 months ago

Like every delivery service has been saying all year, rapid market expansion is key for the services who will be successful in this space. In the race to be the one to offer the best deal to everybody, Grubhub claims it's the one to beat right now.

Chains

Subway Jumps Into Delivery at 9,000 U.S. Locations

2 months ago

Will delivery "save" Subway? No. But since delivery is becoming a mission critical part of a restaurant's operational strategy, the chain is smart to roll it out in a big way.

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Just Eat’s Stock Is Showing the Impact of Strong Delivery Challengers

2 months ago

Just Eat was an early mover, but it doesn't appear that it's kept moving at the pace necessary to fight back rivals or expand out of its small UK market.

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Why Grubhub Is Looking Beyond Delivery

3 months ago

Grubhub wants to move beyond delivery through its LevelUp partnership and other partnerships with fast-food chains. Making life easier for restaurateurs through point-of-sale integrations that are easy to use, though, will help it differentiate from its competitors among its restaurant partners.

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What Grubhub’s LevelUp Deal Says About the Future of Restaurant Tech

3 months ago

The deal, which just closed, provides some insight into both Grubhub and LevelUp’s businesses, but it says even more about the future of restaurant technology.