ChowNow Acquires Cuboh Software

Online restaurant ordering-managing platform ChowNow Inc. has acquired online ordering consolidation platform Cuboh Software Inc. in a move to expand its offerings and integrate with more point-of-sales systems. Culver City-based ChowNow doesn’t charge commission fees to restaurants and promotes itself as a more restaurant-friendly alternative to ordering applications such as GrubHub, DoorDash and Uber Eats. GrubHub, DoorDash and Uber Eats charge a commission …

ChowNow acquires digital order integrator Cuboh

Online ordering provider ChowNow is acquiring Cuboh, a company that allows restaurants to streamline incoming orders from third-party delivery apps. ChowNow said the deal will make its offering for independent restaurants more comprehensive and help them clean up jumbled tech stacks. It will also increase the number of POS systems that can integrate with ChowNow’s …

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 …

Best Online Menu for Restaurants (MenuDrive ad)

It’s no secret the food service industry has undergone dramatic change over the past three years. Online food ordering was already growing in popularity before the global pandemic, but it became a necessity in the restaurant industry and a means of survival. Now, customers have grown accustomed to the convenience offered by online ordering systems, …

ChowNow Partners with Boostly to Provide Integrated SMS Marketing to Restaurants

Boostly, the premier text marketing and feedback solution for restaurants, has announced its partnership with ChowNow, a platform for independent restaurants that provides a suite of operating and marketing tools, including branded mobile apps, commission-free online ordering, automated email marketing, and more. The Boostly and ChowNow integration enables ChowNow’s restaurant partners to drive more incremental revenue, …

SoundHound Teams with ChowNow to Deploy Smart Answering

SoundHound, a voice artificial intelligence company, has partnered with ChowNow, an online ordering and marketing platform designed to support independent restaurants, to enable restaurants to automatically answer and respond to inbound customer calls. Restaurants using ChowNow’s platform now have access to SoundHound’s Smart Answering Service, which handles incoming customer queries via a voice assistant or …

ChowNow lays off 10% of staff

Dive Brief: Dive Insight: During its last round of layoffs, Webb told Restaurant Dive that tech layoffs are occurring because executives are concerned about the increased cost of capital, and are preparing to weather any potential economic downturn that could last a few years. The Federal Reserve just increased interest rates again this week and said it could do …

CHOWNOW CUTS MORE JOBS AS DELIVERY DEMAND LEVELS OUT

Online ordering company ChowNow is laying off 40 people, or about 10% of its staff, as demand for delivery continues to level out.  It’s the latest round of job cuts this year for the Los Angeles-based company, which laid off 20% of its workforce in July. It had 500 employees at that time.  “These actions …