Posts by Lindsey Ruthen

Grubhub and American Express Enable Card Members to Use Pay with Points and Amex Express Checkout to Order Takeout

Diners now have more ways to pay with American Express on Grubhub and Seamless online and mobile apps

CHICAGO – Feb. 21, 2018Grubhub, the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering company, today announced it is working with American Express, a longtime supporter of the restaurant industry, to enable Card Members enrolled in the Membership Rewards® program to use Membership Rewards® points to order on Grubhub and Seamless online and mobile platforms. Additionally, American Express Card Members can quickly and easily pay via Amex Express Checkout.

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Grubhub Expands Partnership with Foursquare to Bring Restaurant Delivery to More Users Nationwide

Companies uncover favorite local dishes and highlight top restaurants

CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2018Grubhub (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering company, today announced an expansion of its partnership with Foursquare, a technology company that uses location intelligence to build meaningful consumer experiences and business solutions. Foursquare City Guide users across the country now have the ability to order from over 57,000 local Grubhub restaurants that have listings on Foursquare’s online and mobile platforms. While browsing Foursquare City Guide, users can click the “order now” button to be directed to Grubhub’s online or mobile platforms to quickly and easily place an order.

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Grubhub and White Castle® Introduce Delivery from Nation’s Foremost Slider Experts

Partnership kicks off with sweepstakes to win Crave Mobile® food truck delivery during football’s biggest night

CHICAGO and COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 10, 2018Grubhub (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s leading online and mobile food-ordering company, and White Castle, America’s first fast-food hamburger chain and the home of The Original Slider®, today announced a partnership that will offer delivery from Castles across the country, in markets where both brands are available.

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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 Partners with Portland Food Carts to Power SMBs and Bring Diners Local Favorites

PORTLAND, Ore. (Sept. 19, 2017) — Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace, announced today that it has partnered with Portland’s legendary food cart collection. Portlanders  can now have their favorite food cart flavors delivered from the foodie hot spots of Rose City Park, Portland Mercado and Happy Valley Station via a customized website.

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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 ( (NASDAQ: GRPN) and Grubhub ( (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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