Grubhub unveils new meal perk for office workers

Tech Roundup: The Grubhub Pay Card can be used at home or at work. Grubhub is rolling out a new meal perk for office workers as more Americans return to the workplace.  The delivery company’s corporate clients can soon offer their employees a Grubhub Pay Card, which they can use to pay for meals from …

Grubhub’s new corporate card lets employees order food at home or in the office

Dive Brief: Grubhub will offer a corporate pay card that lets employees at companies with a Grubhub Corporate Account to order from partner restaurants on the delivery marketplace that accept credit or debit. Employers can set parameters, such as time or location, on when employees can use the card or choose to give them a weekly or daily …

Uber bought Drizly for $1 billion, but who will deliver the alcohol?

When Uber completed its billion-dollaracquisition of Boston-based Drizly nearly six months ago, it played up the notion that the companies go together like pizza and beer. In fact, ask anyone why they think Uber bought Drizly, and you’ll likely get the same answer: Uber can use its fleet of drivers to deliver White Claws and …

Olo Announces Olo Pay During Solid 2021 Earnings

Olo has a tendency to announce new moves during the company earnings calls, and Olo’s fourth quarter and full-year 2021 earnings came with two interesting announcements. The company announced it would acquire digital integration company Omnivore and said it would launch Olo Pay this year. The earnings were solid. Olo announced it now had about 79,000 restaurants …

DoorDash Acquires In-Venue Order & Pay Specialist Bbot

Food delivery giant DoorDash announced today they have entered into an agreement to buy Bbot, a New York-based maker of order and pay software for restaurants. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Bbot, which offers a suite of off-premise and in-venue ordering solutions, is best known for its in-venue QR code offering that allows customers …

DoorDash to acquire contactless ordering and payment solutions company Bbot

DoorDash announced Tuesday its intention to acquire startup ordering and payment solutions platform, Bbot. The deal is expected to be finalized by the end of this quarter and will introduce tableside QR code ordering to DoorDash’s suite of options for restaurant operators, along with other features like the ability for guests to order with one …

OLO LAUNCHES PAYMENT SERVICE, ACQUIRES POS INTEGRATOR OMNIVORE

Online ordering provider Olo is getting into restaurant payment. It unveiled a new product Wednesday called Olo Pay, a platform intended to ease the payment process for both restaurants and customers. Olo has historically integrated with outside payment processors. But those services aren’t necessarily built for restaurants or for digital payments, CEO Noah Glass said, …

Olo Launches Olo Pay, A Fully-Integrated Payment Platform Enabling Restaurants To Grow And Protect Their Digital Business

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Olo (NYSE: OLO), a leading on-demand commerce platform powering the restaurant industry’s digital transformation, today announced commercial availability of Olo Pay, a comprehensive payment platform that enables Olo’s network of restaurant brands to jointly reach 85 million connected consumers. “We are particularly excited about a borderless payments network in driving a frictionless checkout experience …

Waitr Rebranding as ASAP, Acquires Another Cannabis Company

Waitr is set to acquire a cannabis dispensary compliance and point of sale company, adding to a growing pot-payments empire for the company. The Louisiana-based food and grocery delivery company is also changing its name as part of a $4.7 million legal settlement with California-based Waiter.com. Waitr signed a letter of intent to acquire Retail …

Waitr Holdings to Acquire Dispensary Compliance POS Company

Waitr Holdings Inc, a leader in on-demand food ordering and delivery, announced the company has entered into a non-binding letter of intent to acquire Retail Innovation Labs Inc. dba Cova, a leading point of sale, inventory and compliance software business serving cannabis dispensary retailers in North America. “We believe that the Cova POS solution will …