Category Archives: Tech


Challenging Year Spurs Technology Investments

Jonathan Maze | Jan 12, 2017 | It’s safe to say that 2016 was a challenging year for the restaurant industry. Take it from the restaurant executives who presented to investors at the ICR Conference in Orlando, Fla., this week: “2016 was challenging,” Papa Murphy’s CFO Mark Hutchens said. “2016 was the most challenging

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Airbnb Looking To Link Guests To Local Restaurants

By: Lisa Jennings | Oct 24, 2016 | As a growing number of people offer their homes to travelers through Airbnb, the home-sharing service is looking to build partnerships with the restaurant industry. In a report last week, Airbnb said its guests have spent more than $1.5 billion in restaurants in 19 major cities alone across

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Chicago Restaurant App

New App Offers Month’s Supply Of Lunch (…For Just $119)

Move over, brown bags, there’s a new lunch app in town that promises to go easy on your wallet and tummy. Launching today in Chicago, MealPal—which is already available in New York, San Francisco, Boston and Miami—is the brainchild of Mary Biggins (ClassPass) and Katie Ghelli (ZocDoc) and offers users weekday lunches for a flat

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