Calculating Delivery’s Impact on Restaurant Margins

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Olo Signs on Uber for Deeper Delivery Aggregation

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All things finance, mergers, acquisitions and funding from around the industry.

Grubhub Nabs $400 Million Infusion

It’s been a rough eight months for Grubhub’s stock price, but the company is celebrating good news in the form of $400 million in new financing through a private offering. According to the company’s press release, $340 million of that cash pile will be used to repay...

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Why Dunkin’ Inked a Close Deal with Grubhub

When a big brand jumps into delivery, there’s a big decision to make: Do you open the brand to every delivery provider possible to meet the delivery consumer everywhere or forge a deeper partnership with a single partner? For Dunkin’ Brands, the answer was a close...

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The Deliverers

All the news from the biggest and smallers third-party delivery firms.

New Tool Could Help with Delivery Calculus

Incrementality, margins, cannibalization and the true impact of third-party delivery on a restaurant business can become to be tricky math really fast. And that math is essential to move from testing the waters of third-party delivery to learning to swim. So to get a...

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Best Practices

What are your peers doing in delivery? Get some of the best practices out there.

Why Dunkin’ Inked a Close Deal with Grubhub

When a big brand jumps into delivery, there’s a big decision to make: Do you open the brand to every delivery provider possible to meet the delivery consumer everywhere or forge a deeper partnership with a single partner? For Dunkin’ Brands, the answer was a close...

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FOD Briefs

Pizza Hut Boosting Beer Delivery Ahead of Super Bowl

Getting inebriated at home is about to become even easier with news that Pizza Hut is boosting its beer delivery pilot to a second round of states equating to nearly 300 restaurants across Florida, Iowa, Nebraska, North Carolina and Ohio—with additional locations...

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Online Grocery Sales Forecasted to Grow in ‘19

U.S. consumers are predicted to continue migrating online for grocery shopping, with a new study suggesting online grocery sales will expand an additional 15% during 2019, increasing the overall share captured online in 2019 to 6.3%; however, providers that offer...

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TripAdvisor, DoorDash Partner to Feed Travelers

Heading anywhere during the holidays or beyond? Be forewarned: you may get hungry. In an interesting partnership—one of countless announced with delivery providers in recent weeks—TripAdvisor has partnered with DoorDash in more than 1,800 cities throughout North...

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Panera Adding Breakfast to In-House Delivery Program

Panera Bread has reportedly passed $2 billion in digital sales this year, double the previous year, as the brand launches a new breakfast delivery program starting with 231 cities and towns across the country. In a press release, Panera said breakfast can now be...

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Alphabet’s Wing Drone to Fly Over Finland

Wing, the drone arm of Alphabet, is heading to Helsinki next year. Wing has become a proper company or “graduated” within the company, meaning it’s no longer just a moonshot. And this test implies the technology is ready for prime time. The Helsinki test will be a...

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