Food Delivery Disruptor: Local Company Aims to be Lower Cost for Restaurants

If you’re trying to buy local during the coronavirus pandemic, chances are you’ve ordered restaurant food online and had it delivered to your home. While larger companies have dominated delivery service in recent years, a new, Connecticut based business has been gaining a foothold.  Shoreline Menus has taken advantage of an environment where there are a growing […]

Can local delivery companies save restaurants from the coronavirus and the tech giants?

Alex Foulkes’ restaurant got its first order from DoorDash more than a year ago. Foulkes, co-owner of Penny Lane Pub in Old Saybrook, had never agreed to work with DoorDash but a representative from the company was now phoning in an order. He’d later learn that DoorDash had posted Penny Lane Pub’s menu on its app and […]

Lazy Boy owner reflects on eight years of Iowa City eats

Millennials are ordering their dinner through apps. Elizabeth Keatinge has more. Before the rise and fall of OrderUp in Iowa City, before GrubHub, Chomp and Uber Eats, Jermaine Ramsey was here. For almost a decade, he’s been the local business ahead of the curve and outlasting the competition. His desk is the dashboard of his truck, his […]

Restaurants ask customers to use in-house delivery to support locals

Monica’s (Photo: Special to PC Media) If it wasn’t for delivery and carry out, the popular Coralville restaurant Monica’s would be out of business. “We were saved by take-out and carry-out, even though it’s a fraction of what we normally do,” explained restaurant owner Randy Larson. “About 20% of our sales right now are delivery and […]

Louisiana-based OntheGoDelivery.com Joins delivery.com

NEW YORK: delivery.com, a leading destination for online ordering today announced that OntheGoDelivery.com, a food delivery service based in Louisiana, has joined the delivery.com network. OntheGoDelivery.com, which serves the Shreveport and Bossier City areas, is now operated by the delivery.com website and app. The OntheGoDelivery.com management and team will remain local and leverage their roots […]

No Grubhub or UberEats? Oregon restaurants start their own shared delivery service

OREGON, Ill. (WTVO) — Since restaurants can’t offer dine-in services, many are offering takeout and delivery. But some smaller communities don’t have access to UberEats and Grubhub. Andrew Carlson, owner of Scoops Famous Subs, at 108 N 4th Street, says it was important to offer a delivery service for his customers. “We figured out that […]

4 things you should know about NoCo Nosh…

It has been a really long and hectic day and the last thing you want to do is cook dinner tonight… so what are your options to get your favorite local restaurant to deliver your favorite meal? You could definitely use huge national corporations like Grubhub, DoorDash and even Uber Eats but these out-of-state businesses […]

Louisiana-based OntheGoDelivery.com Joins delivery.com

NEW YORK, March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — delivery.com, a leading destination for online ordering today announced that OntheGoDelivery.com, a food delivery service based in Louisiana, has joined the delivery.com network. OntheGoDelivery.com, which serves the Shreveport and Bossier City areas, is now operated by the delivery.com website and app. The OntheGoDelivery.com management and team will remain local and leverage their roots to take a […]

ChowNow Moves Delivery Customers In-House

The bigger third-party delivery gets, the more incentives restaurants have to move Grubhub, DoorDash or Postmates customers to in-house channels that don’t cost nearly as much. Filling this gap between self delivery and using national delivery brands that charge upwards of 25-35 percent per order, ChowNow is one of several companies springing up to help […]

On-Demand Delivery And Its Future | The Barron Report Podcast

Jon Sewell and a group of industry leaders have banded together to create Motus, a company whose mission is to create a sustainable solution for restaurant delivery services and allow local restaurants to regain control of how their products get to their customers.•The process to establish a restaurant delivery co-op will begin with the Motusteam […]