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Google Wants to Tell You What to Eat

1 month ago

Google's Maps product was well on its way to becoming indispensable to the restaurant industry, but new announcements signal Google's continued interest in the space across a wide variety of products.

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Catering, Event Management: April Restaurant Industry Funding

1 month ago

Here's your cheat sheet to everyone who picked up extra cash last month to fund development and technology innovation in the industry.

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DoorDash Partners With Wyndham Rewards at 3,700 U.S. Hotels

2 months ago

Travelers, whether for work or leisure, want to dine at local restaurants. If they can't venture out, easy restaurant delivery is the next best option.

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OpenTable Acquires Guest Management Platform Venga

2 months ago

In an industry where diner data is gold, knowing how to use it to run a better business is mission critical to success.

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DoorDash Plans Significant Canadian Expansion in 2019

2 months ago

The international market provides ample opportunity for expansion as U.S.-based companies continue to attempt to keep up their pace of rapid growth.

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McDonald’s Deploys Personalized Menus at 700 Locations

2 months ago

Personalized customer purchasing data will be a huge benefit to the company's future strategy.

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SoftBank to Invest $1 Billion in Colombia’s Rappi Delivery App

2 months ago

SoftBank's interest in the on-demand delivery space is well documented with a string of investments from Uber to DoorDash. What's another billion?

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Grubhub CEO to Rivals: You Can’t Win

2 months ago

Egregious, repulsive, dumb: These are just a few of the words CEO Matt Maloney used to describe his competition’s practices, even as he argued that Grubhub is significantly better positioned to succeed long term.

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McDonald’s Knows How Much Uber Eats Needs Its Business

2 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.

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Founder of Uber Eats Rival Takeaway Now Worth $1.4 Billion

2 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.

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Need Kitchen Workers? There’s an App for That

2 months ago

A "gig" marketplace for restaurant work is a great way for businesses to fill gaps in their schedules, especially at the last minute.

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Grubhub Starts to Leverage Last Year’s LevelUp Acquisition

2 months ago

As newer third-party delivery companies mature into viable businesses, each will need to differentiate itself in the marketplace. Grubhub's $390 million acquisition of LevelUp offers restaurants a comprehensive way to manage its consumer-facing business and capitalize on opportunity.