PUBG Mobile x Grubhub collaboration brings exclusive in-game challenges and items

One of the most well-known mobile games in the world, PUBG Mobile, has entered into a collaboration with Grubhub, a major international online food delivery marketplace, to give players access to limited-time in-game Grubhub-branded goods. Grab exciting items and complete fun challenges during PUBG Mobile x Grubhub collaboration Players who place an order for $12 or more from Wendy’s through Grubhub between …

DoorDash offers operators access to discounted benefits

Dive Brief: Dive Insight: DoorDash’s Merchant Benefits is expected to help operators with recruitment, retention and staff development — issues that are among the top challenges for restaurateurs. A DoorDash/Technomic report revealed that for most restaurants (83%), when an employee leaves their post it takes up to one month to hire and train a new …

Taco Bell adds in-app delivery with DoorDash

Dive Brief: Dive Insight: Pizza Hut, which is also owned by Taco Bell parent company Yum Brands, has seen its first-party delivery capacity strained by labor shortages and is increasingly reliant on third-party delivery to meet demand, Yum CFO Chris Turner said on its Q3 earnings call. By integrating with DoorDash’s white label fulfillment platform, DoorDash Drive, Taco …

DoorDash is starting to look like a tech platform

Is DoorDash on the same path to extending beyond on-demand delivery that some of its chief rivals have followed? In June 2022, DoorDash acquired Finland-based online delivery platform Wolt Enterprises Oy. This purchase brought DoorDash operations to a total of 27 countries, including the U.S., and made the company one of the largest online food delivery companies in the …

RDE, Inc.’s Restaurant.com, Zuppler and RMDA Form Strategic Partnership to Provide Comprehensive Solutions to Independent Restaurants

RDE, Inc. (OTCQB: RSTN) (the “Company”), the owner and operator of Restaurant.com, the nation’s largest restaurant-focused digital deals brand, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership and integration with Zuppler, an online food ordering system for restaurants, and the RMDA, the nation’s largest network of locally owned and operated food delivery companies. Through this partnership, independent …

Thanx Calls Loyalty 3.0 Update a Major Milestone

Thanx, a restaurant loyalty and guest engagement platform, has released a new platform that it claims is a “major technical milestone” that will give other restaurants a Starbucks-level of sophistication for their rewards programs. The comprehensive update is dubbed Loyalty 3.0. Thanx says it is the culmination of countless engineering hours and allows restaurants to …

DoorDash is testing in-app reservations

Dive Brief: DoorDash is piloting in-app reservations, the platform confirmed to Restaurant Dive in an email on Tuesday. This news was first reported by Expedite, a restaurant tech newsletter published by Kristen Hawley. The “Reservations” button appears in the app for New York and Chicago consumers, but a Restaurant Dive reporter was also able to book …

Olo Transforms Restaurant Checkout Experience with Borderless Functionality

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Olo Inc. (NYSE:OLO), a leading open SaaS platform for restaurants that enables hospitality at every guest touchpoint, today announced the commercial availability of Borderless functionality for Olo Pay customers, an offering designed to speed and streamline payment across Olo’s network of 600 brands, transforming the checkout experience for guests and unlocking increased revenue …

Your Favorite Restaurant Could Be Coming to Uber Eats

When Uber Eats started in 2015, it looked very different from the delivery service we know now. During the app’s San Francisco debut, service was only available in the city’s financial district from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. but all deliveries were promised within 10 minutes or less. SF Gate reported at the time that the restaurants participating …

Uber Eats integrates with Toast, Clover

Dive Brief: Uber has partnered with Toast and Clover to allow U.S. and Canadian restaurants to join Uber Eats directly through the POS providers, Uber Eats wrote in an email to Restaurant Dive. Orders on Uber Eats’ platform will be processed by the POS providers, allowing for easier management of menus, items and ordering through …