For the majority this will be through third parties like Just Eat or Hungryhouse. This is often at high commission and separates the customer from their takeaway (if you want to see what we think of Just Eat why not look here, here or here)
The more innovative takeaways will let customers order direct from their website. However many online ordering platforms are clunky. They aren’t secure, have little flexibility and can often do more harm than good if a customer has a poor user experience.
This is where Preoday comes in. Our focus has always been around simplicity and control. Within minutes takeaways can add an online ordering service to their website. No additional webpage or third party sites are required, it will appear as a simple light box so that the users’ have a completely fluid ordering experience.
Also takeaways will be using the exact same dashboard as your app, which means that you can update menus, pictures, opening hours all in real-time.
Likewise the user’s can securely save their account details, so they can order there favourite dinner as securely and quickly as possible.
Online takeaway ordering needs not be a complicated 5 course affair, so why not get yours embedded?
Or to see an example of our web orders in action check out www.brasserietoulouselautrec.co.uk and click the ‘We Deliver’ button
It’s not as catchy as: ‘When is a door not a door?’ (answer, when it’s a jar) but it speaks to the idea that in-car collection, and the technologies that support it, are flexible enough to bend to the needs of a business and its guests.
Delivery can be daunting to the uninitiated, and it might be tempting to sign up with a third-party ordering aggregator that offers the service, such as UberEats, but other options could suit your business and brand better. Here we present three different ‘levels’ of delivery, starting with the most basic – and cheapest method: doing it yourself.