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Cater to the crowd — ready for group ordering?

Cater to the crowd — ready for group ordering?

Cater to the crowd — ready for group ordering? Vol. 26 - April 2022 Figure 8 Update3 Tech Solutions For Catering More folks are comfortably gathering. Hungry crowds are back. And group orders are on the rise. According to Business Wire, group orders are expected to...

The Tools You Need For The Feedback You Want

The Tools You Need For The Feedback You Want

The Tools You Need For The Feedback You Want Vol. 24 - December 2021 Figure 8 UpdateThis update we're breaking down the importance of guest feedback. We'll review tools you can use to better understand your guests and act on what you learn. Use these four feedback...

It’s time to make your social media deliver more

It’s time to make your social media deliver more

It's time to make your social media deliver more Vol. 23 - November 2021 Figure 8 UpdateWe show you how with our latest resource: a list of tips and tricks for taking advantage of these powerful promotional tools so you can boost your restaurant's visibility and make...

Monthly tools and musings for Michelin-worthy delivery (Part-2)

Monthly tools and musings for Michelin-worthy delivery (Part-2)

Monthly tools and musings for Michelin-worthy delivery (Part -2) Vol. 22 - October 2021 Figure 8 UpdateNOW YOU KNOW: How to Build a Marketing Campaign Have a first-party delivery service? This template will help you design a solid marketing campaign so you can promote...

Monthly tools and musings for Michelin-worthy delivery (Part -1)

Monthly tools and musings for Michelin-worthy delivery (Part -1)

Monthly tools and musings for Michelin-worthy delivery (Part -1) Vol. 21 - September 2021 Figure 8 UpdateYour First-Party Delivery Calculator is here. Restaurant operators are increasingly curious of first-party delivery - looking to take control of their data by...

Three types of logistics and how they work for your delivery

Three types of logistics and how they work for your delivery

Three types of logistics and how they work for your delivery. Simplest breakdown ever: Vol. 20 - August 2021Want to run the smoothest native food delivery possible? Get to know these three types of logistics solutions: In-house. Co-ops. and Third Party. They're the...

Kitchens designed to deliver

Kitchens designed to deliver

Kitchens designed to deliver Vol. 18 - June 2021 Figure 8 UpdateAs restaurants adapt to delivery, kitchen space, operations, and traffic flow can be optimized to support both delivery and dine-in. In this update, we explore the on-premises side of off-premises.Sloane...

Catering Comeback

Catering Comeback

Catering Comeback Vol. 17 - May 2021 Figure 8 Update👋Good evening! In this Update, we explore the return of catering. As guests begin to plan parties and events, restaurants have the opportunity to craft their catering programs for new expectations -- tailoring the...

Zero waste kitchen

Zero waste kitchen

Zero waste kitchen Vol. 16 - April 2021 Figure 8 Update👋Good evening! It's April, which means Earth Day is right around the corner. Here at Figure 8, our approach to delivery is rooted in a closed-loop philosophy - what's best for the guest, is best for the...

Building Bundles

Building Bundles

Building Bundles “Vol. 15 - March 2021” Figure 8 Update👋Good evening! In this Update we unbox the benefits of bundles, and how they bring branded experiences from the chef's kitchen to the guest's table. We're also excited to share some additions to the Update this...

Vol. 14 – February 2021

Vol. 14 – February 2021

The three elements of system design and how they can create online hospitality. Vol. 14 - February 2021 Figure 8 UpdateGood evening from the team at Figure 8! Off-premises orders start online. Welcome your guests with a thoughtful online ordering experience and menu...

Thermal Tech Survey

Thermal Tech Survey

Thermal Tech Survey Food delivery supports a wide range of thermal technology solutions - from the basic bag to vehicles with powered heating abilities. We surveyed the various options and found three tiers that demonstrate the importance of utilizing the right tech...

Sustainable Switch Guide

Sustainable Switch Guide

Sustainable Switch Guide Sloane SarmanianSwitching to sustainable packaging demonstrates your brand values and improves your environmental footprint. Reusable packaging can help you stand out in industry that is full of single-use plastic. We put together eight points...

Changes in Food Delivery, Introducing Figure 8!

Changes in Food Delivery, Introducing Figure 8!

Changes in Food Delivery, Introducing Figure 8! Vol. 1 - January 2020 Figure 8 UpdateHappy New Year and welcome to the Figure 8 Update! 👋 We’re excited to introduce this newsletter for sharing our food delivery analysis and designs. In this month’s update, we discuss...