Cuboh Gears Up for Digital Product Launches, Overseas Expansion

When COVID-19 closed down restaurant dining rooms, it forced restaurants to adapt to a new digital world. That opened up a range of new possibilities, from simple marketing to ghost kitchens and virtual restaurant brands, but it also created a new set of headaches. Orders now come in from disparate channels instead of just in-house, …

Waitr adds chief technology officer as it expands into new verticals

Waitr has named Timothy Newton as its chief technology officer, the company announced Tuesday. Newton served as CTO at Fat Tuesday & New Orleans Original Daiquiris. Before that, Newton was vice president of global technology operations at Papa John’s. Newton led the implementation of a new point-of-sale system across 40 Fat Tuesday locations and developed performance …

ItsaCheckmate expands partnership with Grubhub

ItsaCheckmate, a technology provider for streamlining digital orders and menus, is expanding its partnership with online food delivery marketplace Grubhub. As part of the improved experience for restaurant owners, ItsaCheckmate added Grubhub to its line of digital ordering platforms, making it easy for restaurant staff to manage their Grubhub menus and orders in one spot, …

ItsaCheckmate and Grubhub Make Digital Ordering and Menu Management Even Easier for Restaurant Owners

Menus and Orders Through Grubhub can now be Streamlined by ItsaCheckmate, Simplifying Menu Management and Removing the Need for Multiple Tablets New York, NY  (RestaurantNews.com)  ItsaCheckmate, the world’s leading technology provider for streamlining digital orders and menus, announced today an [expanded] partnership with Grubhub, a leading online food delivery marketplace. As part of the improved experience …

Lyft Rolls into Delivery with Olo Partnership

Lyft is getting into the restaurant delivery business through a new partnership with Olo, following in the tire tracks of its rival Uber, which saw its Eats business overtake ride sharing during the pandemic. As the operator of one of the largest transport networks in North America, Lyft’s entrance into the meal delivery space via …

Lyft announces major push into food delivery, taking the opposite approach to rival Uber

The ride-hailing service Lyft is taking the leap into the competitive food-delivery space through a partnership with the online-ordering giant Olo, the two companies jointly announced Tuesday.  Justin Paris, the head of Lyft Delivery, said the “opportunity size” tied to partnering with Olo is “several hundred thousand deliveries per week.”  Olo, which went public in March, works …

LYFT GETS INTO FOOD DELIVERY, WITH ASSIST FROM OLO

The food delivery world has a new player. Lyft, the ride-hailing giant that competes with Uber, said Tuesday it will start using its drivers to deliver restaurant food via a partnership with online ordering provider Olo. Specifically, Lyft will integrate with Olo’s Dispatch product, which works like this: When a customer places a delivery order …

Lyft, Olo partner to offer restaurant delivery

Dive Brief: Lyft has partnered with Olo to use Olo’s Dispatch product to facilitate delivery across Olo’s network of restaurant brands, the companies announced on Tuesday.  Olo’s product allows restaurants to generate orders through their websites and apps. The platform then selects delivery service providers, including in-house couriers, based on price, timing, availability and other criteria. …

Waitr Partners With Shift4 to Offer Harbortouch POS to Restaurants

LAFAYETTE, La.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Waitr Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: WTRH), a leader in on-demand ordering and delivery, today announced a new strategic partnership with Shift4 (Nasdaq: FOUR), a leader in integrated commerce technology, to offer the Harbortouch point of sale (POS) system to Waitr’s 26,000 restaurant partners across the nation. “This new agreement with Shift4 reinforces Waitr’s commitment …

Grubhub teams with Deliverect, integrates delivery orders into POS systems

Dive Brief: Grubhub is partnering with Deliverect, an online ordering platform that works with over 12,000 restaurants in 30 markets, to integrate orders on the third-party delivery app directly into restaurant point-of-sale-systems. The integration makes it easier for operators to sync and manage menus directly from their POS. Deliverect CEO Zhong Xu said in a statement that …