ChowNow Expands its Online Ordering and Marketing Tools for Restaurants with the Acquisition of Cuboh

LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2024–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, ChowNow, the leading online ordering and marketing platform for independent restaurants, announced the acquisition of Cuboh, a prominent startup specializing in streamlining online orders for the restaurant industry. This strategic move is set to enhance ChowNow’s robust suite of digital tools, further empowering independent restaurants to thrive in a competitive …

ChowNow snaps up YC-backed POS platform Cuboh and is laying off staff

ChowNow, the online ordering platform and marketing service for local restaurants, acquired Cuboh, a Y Combinator-backed point-of-sale (POS) platform that consolidates all orders from delivery apps into one place. This marks ChowNow’s first acquisition, which will help strengthen its POS integration solution and help restaurants tackle orders across multiple services. However, as part of the …

Standing Among Giants, Chowly Scales Up

Amid a stand of redwoods—the likes of Toast, NCR and Olo—Chowly is more of a Douglas fir, stately if not the tallest one in the forest. Now at 100 employees after buying guest experience provider Koala earlier this year, the order integration platform is branching out and democratizing premium online ordering experiences for the smaller …

DevourGO and Chowly Team to Bring Next Gen Food Ordering to Restaurants with Easy Integration

New revenue channel for restaurants seamlessly syncs menus and injects orders. The partnership with Chowly allows restaurants to start leveraging these guest experiences even before they understand all the web3 technology that makes them possible.” — Shelly RupelPHOENIX, AZ, UNITED STATES, March 7, 2023 /EINPresswire.com/ — Devour, creator of DevourGO, the web3 food ordering marketplace, announced …

Chowly Announces Acquisition of Koala

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Chowly, a restaurant technology company that integrates third-party delivery marketplaces with point-of-sale (POS) systems, today announced its acquisition of Koala, a guest experience platform that empowers established and emerging restaurant brands to elevate their digital ordering experience across web, app and kiosk to drive immediate results. The combined business will represent over 16,000 restaurant locations …

How Chowly’s Koala buy will broaden online ordering access for SMBs

With Koala’s enterprise-level digital ordering capabilities, Chowly will be able to offer a user-facing tool for its small and midsize restaurant clients. Prior to buying Koala, the company’s first acquisition, Chowly’s management knew it wasn’t interested in a buyout for consolidation alone, Chowly CEO Sterling Douglass said. Finding an acquisition target with a complimentary culture and …

Chowly Announces Acquisition of Koala

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Chowly, a restaurant technology company that integrates third-party delivery marketplaces with point-of-sale (POS) systems, today announced its acquisition of Koala, a guest experience platform that empowers established and emerging restaurant brands to elevate their digital ordering experience across web, app and kiosk to drive immediate results. The combined business will represent over 16,000 restaurant locations …

TECH ROUNDUP: THE CASE FOR GOOGLE ORDERING

I have written frequently about Google ordering over the past year or so. I thought it would be one of the biggest trends of 2021, and at the end of the year I was a bit surprised that I wasn’t hearing more about it.  The feature added in 2018 allows customers to order from a restaurant within …

Chowly Nabs Grubhub Integration

Two Chicago delivery-focused brands are finally formally integrated now that Chowly has entered into a partnership with Grubhub to bring its menu management and order fulfillment solution to restaurants on the Grubhub marketplace.  This new partnership allows Chowly and Grubhub to closely collaborate on configuration and onboarding efforts for their mutual restaurant clients. By leveraging …