With many restaurants in the US struggling to stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic, owners are looking for ways to keep customers making orders so they can keep their doors open. One solution has been the presence of food delivery apps, like DoorDash and GrubHub. Not sure if going digital is right for you? Keep reading to see if a delivery app is worth it for your restaurant.
No doubt about it, delivery apps have been extremely helpful for thousands of restaurant owners during the pandemic. There are several ways that presence on a third-party delivery app can keep your restaurant thriving:
Unfortunately, there are always some downsides. Keep in mind, though, that these are not guaranteed to affect every restaurant that goes on the apps; your unique restaurant’s needs and situations may still outweigh the following potential disadvantages:
Overall, whether joining a delivery app is right for your restaurant is up to your specific situation. If you’re not sure whether an app-based service can boost revenue for your eatery, contact Avery Restaurant Consulting today and speak to an expert!