Tag: grubhub

Tech

Grubhub Buys LevelUp for $390 Million

2 years ago

How soon until Grubhub users start earning loyalty points per delivery order placed?

Tech

Food Delivery Services Can’t Find Enough Drivers to Meet Demand

2 years ago

Drivers are a key metric of growth for third-party delivery services, so this is a huge problem for Grubhub and its competition in the space. Consolidation could be in the future for the services that can't figure out how to handle issues like driver hiring and retention while relentlessly chasing scale.

Tech

Announcing: First Round of Speakers for Skift Restaurants Forum

2 years ago

We have an excellent line-up of speakers to share with you today. The only thing that could make this event better is if you join us.

Tech

Local Companies Still Deliver Amid Growing National Competition

2 years ago

Instead of bowing out under pressure from national competition, local food delivery services in smaller markets across the U.S. are seeing sales lifts and renewed restaurant partnerships as Grubhub and Uber Eats show up on their scene.

Tech

Grubhub’s Aggressive Growth Fueled by Chain Partnerships

2 years ago

Like everyone in the delivery space, Grubhub has extremely aggressive expansion plans and is looking to shore up as many restaurant chain partnerships as possible. In the race to grab market share, it's positioning itself as the one to beat.

Tech

Grubhub Rolls Out Venmo Payment Integration

2 years ago

Don't want to store your credit card info directly on Grubhub? Don't have a PayPal account? The company's got an answer for that.

Operations

The Current State of Restaurant Delivery Competition

2 years ago

As third-party delivery services claim the both headlines and diners' dollars, they're working to make themselves indispensable to restaurant operators. But operators, especially large companies, know they have leverage when it comes to working with a large organization.

Tech

Delivery Services’ Rural Expansion Plans Could Hurt Bottom Lines

2 years ago

The next great competition in delivery is scale of coverage, but as these services angle for more delivery areas, they could take a hit on operational costs.

Operations

Court Rules Grubhub Drivers Are Not Employees

2 years ago

This is a win for Grubhub, but the case is peculiar enough that there will likely be wider challenges to gig economy labor relationships in the near future.

Chains

Yum’s Choice of Grubhub as Its Official Delivery Partner Comes With a $200 Million Investment

2 years ago

The push toward exclusive delivery deals continues. The Yum! Brands deal is a catalyst for aggressive market growth as online ordering and delivery brands compete for restaurant business and market share.

Tech

Restaurant Megatrends 2018: Logistics Complicate Ambitious Delivery Algorithms

2 years ago

Delivery companies have done well to incorporate as much efficiency-supporting technology as possible, but the real barrier to total optimization will continue to be the complicated logistics of real life. 

Chains

White Castle Partners With Grubhub as Delivery Moves Toward Exclusivity

2 years ago

The next big competition in online delivery might be for exclusivity with large, national chains.