Yes, we have the article about CloudKitchens’ layoffs, but the vast majority of the news and articles this week are positive. Great to see the innovation, partnerships, and deals continue! It is still a great time to be in the ghost kitchen, virtual brands, and delivery space!
A few other bits of news to highlight:
- Yours truly will be a part of the November 30 episode of TrendTalk by RATIONAL Session 10 – “Ghost Kitchens: Safe Harbour in Stormy Waters?“ register here ➡️ https://lnkd.in/dJH38EX
- As you may know, OnTrend Concepts also has a vertical focused on restaurant drive-thru. In addition to our weekly newsletter (Drive-Thru Digest), we just announced the Drive-Thru Leadership Summit (being held in Atlanta on January 19), and just launched the Drive-Thru group on LinkedIn. For those of you focused on off-premise and drive-thru, please check them out!
Some big announcements from Chili’s, Restaurant Brands International, Dog Haus, Door Dash, Wow Bao, Food Rocket, Rebel Foods, Helbiz Kitchens, talabat, Muncher, Hangry, Capriotti’s, Wing Zone, and even My Belly!
And now, the news…