GrubHub Gobbles Up Yelp’s Eat24

GrubHub Gobbles Up Yelp’s Eat24

By Tom Kaiser After forking over for Foodler in June, Grubhub purchased Eat24 from Yelp for $287.5 million, further solidifying its status as the leading provider of third-party food delivery. Investors celebrated Grubhub’s soon-to-be expanded menu and possibilities...
NCR Partners to Eliminate Delivery Tablets in Restaurants

NCR Partners to Eliminate Delivery Tablets in Restaurants

By Tom Kaiser A new partnership between point-of-sale giant NCR and delivery providers DoorDash and Grubhub aims to eliminate the separate tablets that have become a necessary evil for restaurants looking to add revenue through third-party delivery. For restaurants...
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...
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...
Facebook Diving Deeper into Delivery

Facebook Diving Deeper into Delivery

By Thomas Kaiser We use it to announce the best and worst news of our lives, to stalk exes and find new love, to read the news and complain about current events—so why shouldn’t Facebook just feed us, already? Fear not, California-based Facebook has announced plans to...