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hungryhouse benefits from $85 Million investment
Online food ordering platform hungryhouse.co.uk is set to benefit from another injection of funds as parent company Delivery Hero, the largest global provider of online and mobile food ordering technology has today announced Series F equity financing of $85 million.
The investment was led by a 6 billion dollar global investment fund with existing shareholders also participating in the round. Delivery Hero will use the funds to invest in its core markets, with a primary focus on strengthening hungryhouse in the UK and Lieferheld in Germany.
Britain’s Best Takeaway Revealed
Today online food ordering platform, hungryhouse.co.uk has revealed the ten best takeaway restaurants in Britain, with an unassuming Lebanese restaurant in London’s Maida Vale, The Cedar, taking the top spot.
hungryhouse developed an algorithm to analyse data from over 9,000 restaurant partners and millions of customer reviews to rank Britain’s best takeaways.
The tool analysed restaurant popularity, customers reviews, ratings and return rates and The Cedar came out top, with consistent five-star ratings, top notch reviews and the site’s highest return rate.
hungryhouse Uses Drivers to Deliver New Campaign
Online food ordering platform hungryhouse.co.uk has launched a new marketing campaign which aims to champion the heroism of its partner restaurants’ delivery drivers.
The video content led ‘Delivery Hero of the Year’ campaign profiles five shortlisted drivers, chosen from over 9,000 partner restaurants, giving them a chance to share their stories and experiences while delivering takeaway food.
hungryhouse benefits from $88m investment
hungryhouse.co.uk’s parent company, Delivery Hero, the largest global provider of online and mobile food ordering technology for restaurants and consumers, today announced a Series E financing of $88 million led by Insight Venture Partners.
The company will primarily use the funds to fuel growth in its existing markets, including the UK, and expanding its position as an innovation leader.
hungryhouse Unveils New Brand Identity
hungryhouse.co.uk has unveiled its first major rebrand since the site launched in 2006. Changes include a new logo, site design and complete platform overhaul.
hungryhouse’s rebrand is first phase of a £multi-million brand-building campaign, initiated when the platform became part of Delivery Hero, the world’s largest online food-ordering network, in January 2013.
The rebrand comes with a renewed focus on performance, with hungryhouse revealing a refreshed slogan, promising ‘Your hunger. Our mission.’
The World’s Sexiest Curry…
Jamona, Oxford’s top Indian takeaway, is trying to sway the public vote to have the city crowned Curry Capital of Britain by creating a spicy dish fans are guaranteed to love – the world’s most aphrodisiac curry.
hungryhouse.co.uk reaches profitability
Online food ordering service hungryhouse.co.uk has today announced the company has reached profitability in the UK.
Since initiating a merger with Delivery Hero, one of the world’s largest online food ordering platforms, in 2012, the company has more than tripled its size in the UK is now generating orders worth over £300,000 per day from over 10,000 restaurant partners.
Naan better than Bradford? UK’s curry rivalry starting to simmer
Britain’s love-affair with curry is well-known, and now 21 teams have been nominated to fight it out to be crowned Curry Capital of Britain, with this year’s competition set to be bigger than ever.
The annual awards are organised by the Federation of Specialist Restaurants (Fedrest), in association with lead sponsors hungryhouse.co.uk.
It’s time to take away the mystery
Whether it’s a rare treat or a weekly habit, takeaways are ingrained in the nation’s food culture. Now, for the first time ever, online food delivery platform, hungryhouse.co.uk, is making it easier to ensure you never fail to receive a restaurant-quality meal by revealing the top takeaway restaurants in the UK.