Monthly Archives: December 2016

19 Best Restaurant Podcasts for 2016

Date: 22-12-2016

Why do restaurants listen to podcasts? Podcasts in the restaurant industry is getting very popular among restaurant owners, staff, managers and foodies. There are podcasts for almost anything and what makes it a hit is not just about the topic, but also the convenience. Imagine learning from industry experts and success restaurant owners how they came up with the concept… More »

Further consolidation in the online ordering space as Just Eat buys Hungry House and SkipTheDishes

Date: 20-12-2016

Further consolidation is occurring in the Online Ordering space with TechCrunch reporting that Just Eat is paying £240M for Delivery Hero’s UK Operations and in a separate deal £66M for Canada’s SkipTheDishes. This comes after earlier this week it was reported that Delivery Hero was acquiring the remaining stake that it didn’t own in Foodpanda. Hungryhouse, which is owned by Delivery Hero, is… More »

Delivery Hero Exits Australia

Date: 22-12-2016

As predicted in an earlier blog article, Delivery Hero is closing down it’s main brand in Australia. Delivery Hero has just emailed out it’s user list stating that after five years, they are consolidating with Foodora.com.au.  The Delivery Hero accounts for each of their users will no longer be active and it requires a new signup with Foodora.  Foodora, which was… More »

Free Restaurant OnLine Ordering System – Now with Restaurant Docket Printing

Date: 14-12-2016

The team at Marketing4Restaurants is very excited to announce Restaurant Docket Printing as a new feature for the Free Restaurant OnLine Ordering system.  We have had hundreds of customers sign up and we now have restaurants using FROLO in 3 countries. The number 1 feature that people have asked for is Restaurant Docket Printing, so we are very proud to… More »

Delivery Hero buys Foodpanda

Date: 14-12-2016

In another sign of the consolidation going on in the online ordering market, Business Intelligence is reporting that Foodpanda has been bought by Delivery Hero.  Both countries are based in Berlin with a common shareholding of Rocket Internet. The acquisition adds 20 more countries to Delivery Hero, with Foodpanda being relatively strong in Asia and Eastern Europe.  It will also… More »

Restaurant Trends for 2017

Date: 30-12-2016

2016 has seen huge changes in the Restaurant industry with consolidations, closures, openings, some big wins and huge losses.  We look at what we are seeing as shaping up as the big restaurant trends for 2017 and further in the Restaurant industry so that you can better position your Restaurant to benefit from these big trends. Update:  You can now… More »