Olo’s Noah Glass: What Restaurants Don’t Know They Don’t Know About Delivery Aggregators

The trouble with existential threats is they very rarely show up and announce themselves. When Amazon launched in 1995, it looked to most as a one-trick eTailer that sold books online. A quarter-century later, that online bookstore has profoundly changed the retail landscape and every player operating within it. It would take the better part […]

Olo, Google Partner for Seamless Ordering

The delivery world is rife with partnerships these days as the landscape continues to evolve. A new partnership between Olo and Google shows that the growing delivery industry is shaping how some of the world’s most impactful companies do business, while making it even more frictionless to order delivery meals. With the new partnership, digital […]

Google, Olo partnership gives restaurants control of consumer data

Digital orders through Google Search, Maps or Google Assistant come without hefty third-party fees Google has entered a partnership with digital ordering platform Olo that is expected to benefit restaurants looking to keep valuable consumer data while minimizing profit hurting third-party delivery fees. Under a partnership announced Tuesday, Olo’s network of more than 70,000 restaurants can […]

Google Extends Its Restaurant Industry Footprint With Olo Partnership

Olo today announced a partnership with Google that enables consumers to order their food from its restaurant brand partners via Google’s Search, Maps and Assistant properties. With this announcement, the digital food ordering platform is leveraging a relatively new feature from Google, initially announced in May.  Through this partnership, any customer searching for food at a […]

Waitr’s Partnership With Olo Underscores the Delivery Service’s Mainstream Ambitions

It was only a matter of time before companies started addressing the problem of how to help restaurants process third-party delivery orders without throwing an extra device or three at them, a situation otherwise known as “tablet hell.” Right on the heels of a similar deal with Uber Eats, restaurant-tech platform Olo has teamed up […]

Waitr teams with Olo to streamline POS systems

Food delivery service Waitr announced a new partnership yesterday with digital food ordering site Olo to streamline ordering through Waitr and Bite Squad’s restaurant partners.  The collaboration gives Waitr access to Olo Rails, which allows restaurant operators to list their menu offerings on third-party sites and to use a single interface for delivery orders. The announcement follows a […]

Waitr announces partnership with New York-based Olo

Louisiana-based food ordering and delivery service Waitr announced this morning it will partner with Olo, a New York-based company that offers a similar service and works with restaurants nationwide.  The move will allow the companies to fully integrate ordering and delivery through Olo Rails for its restaurant partners, according to the announcement. Orders placed by […]

Olo Releases Expo: One Tablet to Rule them All

Olo, the leading food ordering platform for the restaurant industry today announced that Expo, its tablet-based order manager, is available for all customers to use. Expo allows restaurant brands and their Front-of-House (FOH) staff to actively manage and ‘expedite’ digital orders on the fly. Orders from direct and indirect channels appear in a single, consolidated […]

Food-Delivery Companies Serve Restaurants Better Tech

Delivery companies are sharing more data and fusing technology more seamlessly with restaurants to counter the growing sense that sending food to customers can be more trouble than it is worth. DoorDash Inc., valued at $13 billion after a May funding round of $600 million, is hiring more staff to build new services for restaurants […]