Denny’s Sees 2Q Lift From ‘On Demand’ Platform

Denny’s Sees 2Q Lift From ‘On Demand’ Platform

By Laura Michaels Off-premise sales gave Denny’s Corp. a boost in the second quarter, helping the brand mitigate the effects of what President and CEO John Miller called a “choppy performance” in the restaurant industry overall. During the company’s earnings call...
Amazon’s Beehives of Babylon

Amazon’s Beehives of Babylon

By Tom Kaiser After patent drawings illustrating beehive-like drone skyscrapers leaked, Amazon appears closer than ever to building the distribution infrastructure necessary to allow delivery drones to crisscross the skies above major cities. A mere week after the...
Walmart Test New Delivery Program

Walmart Test New Delivery Program

No news on whether Walmart still plans to ask its employees to deliver orders to neighbors on their way home, but just in case it’s still in the works…  
How Union Square Hospitality Group Does Delivery

How Union Square Hospitality Group Does Delivery

By Laura Michaels Delivery used to be more of a “casual hobby” for Union Square Hospitality Group and its Blue Smoke eatery, but that was before the Danny Meyer-led restaurant group recognized the needs of its guests were changing. “In the old days we were basically...
Ordering McDonald’s Delivery with UberEATS

Ordering McDonald’s Delivery with UberEATS

By Tom Kaiser Is delivery faster and more convenient than ordering McDonald’s at a drive-thru? We tested McDonald’s new delivery partnership with UberEATS to see how the fast-food giant’s sandwiches, fries, Happy Meals and “artisan” burgers weathered the journey to...