Bite Squad Completes Massive, 17-Company Acquisition

Bite Squad Completes Massive, 17-Company Acquisition

By Thomas Kaiser Bite Squad, a five-year-old, third-party restaurant delivery service based in Minneapolis, announced a massive 17-company acquisition that expands its footprint to more than 30 U.S. metro areas and vaults the company into one of the category’s largest...
Olo Partners With Amazon To Streamline Delivery

Olo Partners With Amazon To Streamline Delivery

By Nick Upton The legion of white Amazon vans roving through your city will be carrying more restaurant deliveries after penning a deal with delivery logistics provider Olo. In the new deal, Amazon has partnered with Olo, integrating with Rails, Olo’s API that makes...

Food on Demand Briefs – November 2017

Order Food Without Leaving Facebook Facebook announced it has partnered with third-party delivery services such as EatStreet, Delivery.com, DoorDash and ChowNow so users can order food without ever leaving the social media site. Facebook is also working directly with...
Domino’s and Ford Begin Autonomous Pizza Deliveries

Domino’s and Ford Begin Autonomous Pizza Deliveries

By Tom Kaiser It’s here, mass-market pizzas delivered by a fully autonomous car thanks to a home-state partnership between Domino’s and Ford. While it’s only up and running with one car in Ann Arbor, Michigan, it’s a significant mile marker for both the automotive and...
How to do Mail Order Right

How to do Mail Order Right

By Nick Upton After reading up on research, it might be easy to write off mail-order food completely as an expensive way to get sick. But while the industry as a whole has some work to do, the industry is completely safe when consumers and companies take a thoughtful...