Tag: uber eats

Chains

McDonald’s Spent $50 Million on TV Advertising in April

3 months ago

We're continuing to see a trend among large restaurant chains of marketing during sports telecasts. What will these companies do during the summer, when the sports calendar is always runs a little dry?

Chains

Delivery Is Crucial to All Restaurant Chains’ Growth

4 months ago

Operators have no choice but to figure out how to make delivery work, whether on their own or through aggregators. Who will ultimately have more control over the other has yet to be determined.

Chains

Starbucks Remains Full Steam Ahead on Loyalty and Delivery

4 months ago

Once again, Starbucks quieted naysayers wondering if the company can withstand the pressure from market rivals. Long-term success is now pinned to its ever-growing digital prowess.

Chains

Domino’s Sales Plagued by Aggressive Third-Party Delivery Advertising

4 months ago

We definitely expected Domino’s fortressing strategy to have a negative impact on sales, but the adverse effect from third-party delivery advertising is a new development.

Chains

McDonald’s Knows How Much Uber Eats Needs Its Business

4 months ago

If Uber's IPO filing made anything clear, it's that Uber Eats relies on its chain partnerships to survive. The McDonald's partnership is critical to Uber's success as a public company — and they know it.

Tech

Founder of Uber Eats Rival Takeaway Now Worth $1.4 Billion

4 months ago

The food delivery marketplaces that are about to go public in the U.S. are eyeing this kind of international success very closely.

Tech

Uber Eats Can’t Keep Both Restaurants and Investors Happy

4 months ago

Keeping all stakeholders happy may require Uber Eats to improve current relationships with eateries via marketing incentives or lower commission fees, perhaps at the expense of its own bottomline. Investors will surely not like that very much.

Tech

Uber Eats’ Chain Partnership Strategy Is a Risky Business

4 months ago

Uber Eats and Grubhub have both publicly cited losses on discounted fees charged to chain partners in financial documents. One can only imagine the case is the same for DoorDash, who's IPO is likely not far behind.

Tech

Uber’s Ultimate Success Could Depend on Uber Eats

4 months ago

Uber Eats has proven that it has the runway to generate a significant portion of Uber's overall revenue, but food delivery is a volatile business. The service may be winning big contracts with McDonald's and Starbucks, but that isn't necessarily translating into more profits.

Tech

7 Things Uber’s IPO Filing Reveals About Uber Eats

4 months ago

Thanks to its parent company's IPO filing, we're finally learning more — officially — about the food delivery giant and how it expects to grow.

Independents

Big Pizza’s Delivery Moves Turn Up the Heat on Small Pizzerias

4 months ago

Pizza chains inking deals with third-party delivery companies will force independent pizzerias to make a choice: pay more to services to keep order counts coming or unplug and go at it alone.

Tech

Uber Eats Hopes New Tech Tweaks Ease the Waiting Game

4 months ago

Even the smallest customer-facing changes can move the needle in the competitive business of food delivery.