Technology

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    News

    Deliveroo turns supplier - and vows to save restaurants up to 40%

    2019-07-19T06:24:00Z

    Deliveroo has launched a new arm to its operation which will supply raw ingredients to restaurants – and claimed it can deliver savings of up to 40%.

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    Opinion

    Deliveroo exclusive: What’s in it for Pret?

    2019-07-16T07:40:00Z

    An exclusive partnership between Pret and Deliveroo will see delivery available from an initial 120 stores in the UK, ahead of a wider rollout. MCA’s Finn Scott-Delany looks into the motivations behind the deal and asks what it says about Pret’s strategy.

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    News

    Uber Eats has 200 virtual restaurants

    2019-07-09T07:19:00Z

    Uber Eats has 200 virtual restaurants live in the UK – half its target for 2019.

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    News

    Deliveroo offers 25% discount on Fridays

    2019-07-05T07:19:00Z

    Deliveroo is offering consumers a 25% discount from 2,500 restaurant operators each Friday in July.

  • News

    Uber Eats trials pre-order dine-in feature

    2019-07-04T07:28:00Z

    Uber Eats is trialling pre-order food at restaurants with a new ‘Dine In’ feature. The feature, which allows consumer to select the the food you want in advance, then turn up to the restaurant at a chosen time, is currently available in the US. There are no delivery ...

  • Taster
    News

    Taster secures £6.3m for London growth

    2019-06-27T07:55:00Z

    Taster, the food tech start-up which develops delivery-only virtual restaurant brands, has secured $8m (£6.3m) in Series A investment.

  • tech roundtable 3
    Opinion

    The leading edge in IT and digital marketing

    2019-06-27T07:54:00Z

    As part of our Agenda series of roundtable discussions, MCA – in partnership with US-based digital marketing solutions leader Punchh – brought together marketing and IT directors from diverse, sector-leading UK operators for a debate on tech and digital marketing. Hosted by James Wallin, here are the highlights from the day.

  • Article

    Nez discovery app raises £2m funding

    2019-06-25T07:55:00Z

    Nez, a London-based food and drink discovery app, has raised £2m in funding, with investors including Burger King UK chairman Martin Robinson.

  • News

    EiG unveils ‘ground-breaking’ beer management tool

    2019-06-25T07:53:00Z

    Ei Publican Partnerships has adopted a Category Management Tool which it claims is “ground-breaking” and “an industry first”.

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    News

    Tossed launches Speedy Greens vending machines

    2019-06-25T07:52:00Z

    Tossed, the healthy eating chain, is launching a range of high-tech vending machines to market, after trialling an early version at Chelsea and Westminster hospital, MCA has learnt.