Tag: uber eats

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

Uber Eats Boss: All We Think About Is the Customer

2 years ago

Using data to drive personalized customer interactions means everything in Uber Eats' approach to growth. If the delivery service has its way, it'll be able to predict what you want to eat before you can even finish asking the question.

Tech

Uber CEO on Doing $6 Billion in Restaurant Delivery Business

2 years ago

Uber only sees a fraction of the $6 billion that runs through its apps, but it's a significant sign of the activity it facilitates (and takes a cut of, too).

Tech

Uber Eats Doubles Down on POS Integration with orderTalk Acquisition

2 years ago

Just as competitors start to pull ahead, Uber Eats makes waves with an acquisition announcement that speaks volumes about its priorities and future strategy.

Operations

Deliveroo and Uber Eats Are Sharing London Restaurants’ Low Food Safety Scores

2 years ago

Restaurants may hate it, but it's a consumer-first approach that can build loyalty in a world where there's often little difference between the giant delivery apps.

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

Breakfast Delivery, Coming Right Up

2 years ago

Consumers are comfortable with food delivery, and they're getting more comfortable with ordering digitally. Breakfast is a huge opportunity for all delivery services — and restaurants — to capture more attention and spending.

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

Thailand Is the Next Battleground for Restaurant Delivery Apps

2 years ago

In Thailand, as elsewhere, it's a battle for market share that depends on more consumers to change their dining habits since profits are so elusive.

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.

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. 

Tech

David Chang’s Delivery Experiment Ends With Uber Eats Deal

2 years ago

Was it a restaurant or a technology company? As Ando ceases its operations and its tech becomes part of Uber Eats, we have our answer.