Foodpanda is great for acquiring customers, but it doesn't address other needs that restaurants have.
"The idea for Offpeak was mooted from the hotel and airline industry where they often give discounts during off-peak season, so why not for the restaurants too?"
Patrons seem to be staying much longer at restaurants. And that's bad news to restaurant owners who can't adapt.
According to Socialwalk COO Eileen Feng, they didn’t start off providing business matching services, but chanced upon the idea years later.
One of the biggest problems Benson Chang identified while running a restaurant was the lack of manpower to take reservations during peak periods.
Qraved also estimates that Jakarta diners ate out 380 million times last year, spending a total of US$1.5 billion annually.
Every once in a while, I see alarmist tweets or reports that indicate the number of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) users in a certain territory has "dramatically dropped" in a very short period of time. In the ...
At official launch, Singapore social food journal Burpple lights the grill under HungryGoWhere, Yelp
Burpple makes a big move to the web with its Social Food Guide, which launches in Singapore on 15 July followed by Indonesia, Philippines, and Malaysia in Q3 2013. It is taking on HungryGoWhere and Ye...
DealGuru, a Singapore-based e-commerce company backed by Michael Brehm of Rebate Networks, has announced that it is spinning out its food delivery business into a new company called Food Runner. Led b...
The last time I met Foodpanda Asia CEO Kiren Tanna, fittingly over lunch, the food delivery service hadn’t raised money and kept a lower profile compared to Zalora and Lazada, which combined have rais...
With a view to the “world outside of China,” Chinese chipset maker Spreadtrum (NASDAQ:SPRD) has announced a tie-up today with Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) to embed Facebook in its Android-oriented chipset pla...
Burpple -- pretty much the media darling of Singapore's tech scene -- has received widespread news coverage ever since it launched. But this time, most of the tech publications missed the real story.
iPeen has accumulated some 200,000 businesses and over 250,000 customer reviews. It is receiving 7M monthly unique visitors.
Clubvivre focuses on private dining with executive-level chefs, charging north of USD 147 per person.
TabSquare is an end-to-end service provider to restaurants and resorts. It offers eMenus displayed on tablets, order management systems, real-time queue management systems, and self-order kiosks.
Terms of the deal between Klik Eat and Yume no Machi were undisclosed.
SingTel’s HungryGoWhere partners with Perx and Reserveit.sg, could lay foundation for ‘super food network’
Partnerships, especially when regional companies like HungryGoWhere and Yelp are involved, confer startups another advantage: It makes global expansion easier.
Facebook has gone public today (as NASDAQ:FB), and Hong Kong-based financial trading startup, 8Securities (who just announced $1.5 million of additional funding this morning), is offering something of...