Posts by Lindsey Ruthen


Grubhub Announces Collaboration with IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group)

Product Integration Brings Takeout to Over 1,000 Locations Nationwide

CHICAGO – Nov. 15, 2017 – Grubhub, the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering company, today announced a collaboration with IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) to offer IHG® Rewards Club members point-earning benefits for ordering food on Grubhub via IHG’s online and mobile channels.

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Grubhub Partners with BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse® to Provide Online Ordering, Delivery and Corporate Catering for 100 Restaurant Locations Nationwide

CHICAGO and HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Oct. 16, 2017 – Grubhub (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering company, today announced a new partnership with BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: BJRI) to provide turnkey delivery and corporate catering for 100 BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse® locations. Guests can now order their favorite BJ’s dishes —. . .

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Grubhub Completes Acquisition of Eat24

CHICAGO, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grubhub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s largest food ordering company, today closed its previously announced acquisition of Eat24.

With approximately 75,000 great local restaurants available online or on the app, Grubhub has the most complete restaurant network for online pickup and delivery ordering in the United States. In conjunction with the acquisition, Grubhub and Yelp have also commenced a long-term partnership agreement, which will bring online ordering for all Grubhub restaurant partners to the Yelp local goods and services platform.

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Grubhub Data Reveals Savvy Online Ordering Trends Across America

Analysis of Grubhub features designed for ease of use reveals data trends on the habits of the nation’s online ordering superstars, showcasing differences by city and gender

CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2017— Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, today announced the results of its analysis of the past year’s efficient ordering trends. The findings provide insights on how people are using Grubhub’s Express Reorder, Preorder and Pickup features to place takeout orders with ease.

Some savvy ordering “winners” include:

  • New York City, taking the top spot in the “Fastest Foodies” category. New Yorkers use the Express Reorder feature 91 percent more than the rest of the country.
  • Portland, Ore., leading the pack in the “Food Forecasters” category. Portland diners use Preorder, Grubhub’s feature that lets diners order up to five days in advance, 140 percent more than the rest of the country, planning their meals ahead of time.
  • Albany, N.Y., placing first in the “City Skippers” category. People in Albany use Grubhub’s Pickup feature 101 percent more than the rest of the country to skip the lines and delivery fees.
  • Overall, females are more likely to plan ahead using Preorder 105 percent more than males.
  • Meanwhile, males are more likely to quickly reorder a favorite past meal, leveraging Express Reorder 18 percent more than females.
  • New Yorkers, placing as the top banana orderers! People in the Big Apple quickly reorder bananas 85 percent more than the rest of the country.
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Hyatt Centric Expands Grubhub Collaboration Nationwide

The Hotel Brand Widens Reach of its Restaurant To Go Program by Offering More Guests the Ability to Order from Local Hot Spots, Hand-Picked by Hotel Colleagues

CHICAGO (August 22, 2017) – The Hyatt Centric brand today announced the expansion of its groundbreaking collaboration with Grubhub, one of the nation’s leading online and mobile food ordering companies, from three hotels to nine in the United States. The decision to expand was based on overwhelmingly positive guest feedback on a pilot program introduced last year by the hotel brand designed for the millennial-minded traveler. Guests at participating Hyatt Centric hotels across the country can now conveniently order room service from tasty local restaurants by using a customized landing page found through the dining page on the hotel’s website, or through the website URL found in guestroom compendiums or on the keycard inserts provided at check-in.

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Groupon and Grubhub Announce Strategic Partnership to Bring Food Delivery to Groupon Customers Throughout the United States

Grubhub to power food delivery for Groupon in more than 1,100 cities  CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Today Groupon (www.groupon.com) (NASDAQ: GRPN) and Grubhub (www.grubhub.com) (NYSE: GRUB) announced a strategic partnership to bring food delivery to Groupon customers throughout the United States. As part of the deal, Grouponand Grubhub have entered into a commercial agreement that will allow Groupon to provide users with the ability to order food delivery from Grubhub’s 55,000 restaurant. . .

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Industry Leaders NCR and Grubhub Streamline the Management of Delivery and Online Ordering

The integration of industry-leading NCR Aloha POS and Grubhub’s online ordering and delivery marketplace will make restaurant management easier, more efficient

NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, has announced an agreement with Grubhub (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, for the integration of Grubhub with the NCR Aloha Platform-of-Sale (POS). Restaurants that use Grubhub as an ordering channel will be able to manage orders from the core POS platform. Additionally, this solution will help restaurants make more efficient use of staff, save time on menu updates, consolidate financials, free up space on the crowded counter, and perhaps more importantly, generate more orders in their locations.

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Grubhub and Oracle Hospitality Collaborate to Simplify Delivery and Online Order Management for Restaurants

New In-House Restaurant Technology Integration Makes Enterprise and Franchise Restaurant Management Easier, More Efficient

CHICAGO, May 17, 2017- Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, today announced its integration with Oracle Hospitality, a leading provider of hardware, software, and services that allow food and beverage operators to deliver exceptional guest experiences while maximizing profitability. Restaurants using the unified system — designed with the needs of enterprise and franchise restaurants in mind — can now manage all of their orders, both in-house and takeout, from one device. Additionally, restaurants will be able to more efficiently staff, save time on menu updates, consolidate financials and free up space on the crowded delivery tablet counter.

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