Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and conversion analytics from 10 million smart TVs. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday.Read more »
Once consumer-facing organizations have connections up and running, the next big step is to integrate with other systems to provide a more seamless experience across the board. This is especially true in the food service space, where any inefficiencies can have a major impact on bottom lines.Read more »
Grubhub is teaming up with Oracle Hospitality to give restaurants a more streamlined way to manage in-house and delivery orders, the companies announced Wednesday.Restaurants using Oracle Hospitality tools will be able to manage orders from all customers on a single device.Read more »
You know what mothers, or parent-like guardians regardless of gender, don’t want for Mother’s Day? Lazy, absent gestures. Sure, you could pair your Rite-Aid greeting card with a goofy teddy bear draped in a pink sash (pink perhaps for breast-cancer awareness? general pro-girliness?).Read more »
Grubhub, the online and mobile takeout food-ordering marketplace, will continue to advertise using traditional T.V., as well as continue to innovate on social media, according to CMO Barbara Martin Coppola.Read more »
Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, and if you’re not going out to celebrate, you might as well order in and enjoy the holiday at home. Although tequila is a Cinco de Mayo favorite, there’s another treat whose popularity tends to spike on the holiday: tacos.Read more »
Food delivery services like Seamless can be a dream come true for those of us who are exhausted, overwhelmed, busy, and just flat out lazy, with no time – or desire – to cook. A quick scroll and click on your phone can get you pizza, burritos, sushi – whatever your heart desires (almost).Read more »
Online food delivery service GrubHub saw a big uptick in customers during the first three months of the year, sending its shares surging more than 18% in mid-day trading on Thursday.Read more »
Grubhub generates 39% revenue growth in the first quarter
CHICAGO, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017. DAGs grew 21% year-over-year, and the Company posted quarterly revenues of $156.1 million, which is a 39% year-over-year increase from $112.2 million in the first quarter of 2016.
“More new diners tried Grubhub than ever before in the first quarter. We are seeing clear signs of success from a more diverse restaurant base, broader marketing reach, and continuous improvement of our product,” said Matt Maloney, Grubhub CEO. “We already had the most comprehensive takeout marketplace in the U.S., and delivery has enabled our restaurant network to grow significantly in both breadth and depth, making Grubhub the place to go for online takeout.”
Grubhub generates 38% revenue growth in the fourth quarter
CHICAGO, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, today announced financial results for the quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2016. Orders grew 21% year-over-year, and the Company posted quarterly revenues of $137.5 million, which is a 38% year-over-year increase from $100.0 million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
“Grubhub had a transformative year in 2016. We dramatically improved our product and reaccelerated order growth. Fueled by data-driven product enhancements, substantial strides in delivery, and a refreshed marketing approach, we exited the year growing DAGs faster than we did a year ago,” said Matt Maloney, Grubhub CEO. “With Grubhub delivery now in roughly 70 markets across the country and a significantly improved restaurant network, we enter 2017 well positioned to press our market leading advantage and give Grubhub growth momentum for years to come.”