Pizza Hut boards the value train

Promising a pretty thrifty meal on the cusp of the Super Bowl, Pizza Hut is latching on to the value trend by introducing a two-topping medium pizza for $5.99, a news release said. The chain said that accessing the deal...

Pizza Inn pins 60th birthday giveaways on loyalty, social media

Pizza Inn is celebrating its 60th birthday by hosting a year-long celebration with giveaways including a 1958 Ford Skyliner hardtop convertible for one of its loyalty club members. A news release said the chain is offering those who sign up...

Domino's CEO leaves a chain reborn, flying high

Domino's CEO leaves a chain reborn, flying high

Domino's President and CEO J. Patrick Doyle will step down in June from the top spot at a chain he led from its "cardboard crust" and "ketchup" sauce days to pizza market leader and substantial force even in the entire...

Aloha-Monkey integration boosts catering, delivery, takeout

NCR Corp. has integrated MonkeyMedia Software for delivery with the NCR Aloha POS system.

Domino's Slack app gives new meaning to 'Cut me some Slack'

Between the chat over a deadline and the banter about the weekend’s escapades, that ubiquitous office messaging system known as Slack is now offering Domino's Pizza fans the ability to order a pie, a press release said. As of today,...

Pie Five makeover continues online

Pie Five Pizza has upgraded its website to include food imagery along with an integrated ordering and loyalty platform, a news release said. "When we rolled out our new mobile app earlier this year, we saw a huge opportunity to elevate our online experience at the same time," Vice President of Marketing Christina Coy said in the release.

IBM, food distributor partnership boosts delivery efficiency, safety

A new tech provider-food distributor partnership uses IoT to improve not only deliveries, but also overall restaurant operational efficiency. The results could mean even bigger changes ahead for restaurant delivery models, according to a press release. Two pilot projects between...

Go green AND go home: Postmates expands emissions-free deliveries

Go green AND go home: Postmates expands emissions-free deliveries

Few, if any, current trends in the foodservice realm can top delivery and sustainable operations. Enter, the on-demand network PostMates, which has expanded its zero-emissions fleet initiative in the Pacific Northwest with e-bikes, according to a news release. Postmates' launch...

Onosys signs Krystal, Captain D's, and Giordano's to digital ordering deals

Onosys, a custom digital ordering provider, has announced three new restaurant chains have agreed to use its system for mobile and online ordering. Krystal, Captain D's, and Giordano's have each recently signed on to use the Onosys digital ordering platform,...

Business intelligence platform offers restaurants analytics to influence customer behavior in real time

Bloom Intelligence offers advanced tracking metrics for the hospitality industry to attract, engage and retain customers through its cloud-based business intelligence platform.   The company mixes the digital and in-store experience to give restaurants analytic tools to act on consumer behavior in real time.

Partnership between 2 vendors leads to all-in-one mobile ordering and loyalty platform

Restaurants and retailers now have access to one solution that offers mobile and online ordering with loyalty capabilities thanks to a partnership between Como, a provider of customer engagement solutions, and Preoday, an online and mobile ordering technology company. The...

Little Caesars Pizza Portal opens door to 'people-less' QSR experience

Little Caesars Pizza Portal opens door to 'people-less' QSR experience

Little Caesars this week announced it's testing a new tech that basically melds mobile ordering, automatic pick-up and vending to create a new way for customers to order and retrieve food without any potentially time-sucking human interaction through its new...

Domino's makes using Alexa to order pizzas even easier

Domino's Pizza is expanding the Amazon Alexa ordering platform added last year to include customized ordering without customers needing to have a saved account or previous order history, a news release said. "Now it's as simple as asking Alexa to...

New way to 'try on' best new bottom line-building restaurant tech

New way to 'try on' best new bottom line-building restaurant tech

POS device provider ParTech has partnered with cloud-based API software developer Omnivore to bridge the gap between restaurants and the tech developers and suppliers who cater to the industry. A news release said that through the partnership, PAR's cloud-based Brink...

Round Table Pizza finalizes holistic digital-ordering solution

Round Table Pizza has completed its analysis of a dozen digital-ordering providers and concluded that Onosys is the right fit for its 450 units, according to a press release. "After interviewing each of the online ordering companies, we realized that...

NetWaiter adds Google Connect

Restaurants can share their menus, hours, delivery details and other information thanks to the new Google Connect feature through NetWaiter that allows menus and other specific diner-interest information to be searchable, a news release said. The offering allows restaurant clients...

'Order in': Grubhub acquires Foodler

'Order in': Grubhub acquires Foodler

Grubhub said today it is acquiring one of North America's biggest independent online food-ordering services, Foodler, in an all-cash transaction, a news release said. The agreement extends Grubhub's New England leadership, while adding more than $80 million of 2017 annualized...

Paytronix report examines how to draw less frequent guests into loyalty program

Paytronix Systems Inc. has released a report that examines key metrics on guest loyalty programs.

Study: Fear of future invades restaurant leadership offices

Study: Fear of future invades restaurant leadership offices

Fear is invading the offices of restaurant brand leadership across the industry, according to a recent study from L.E.K. Consulting.

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