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From local milk delivery to robots at your doorstep: the history of food delivery

Have you ever wondered about food delivery’s origins? Let’s dive back into the past to learn more about the evolution of takeout and what its history can teach us about the industry today.

LOCAL HEROES

Introducing Otter's FREE Reports Dashboard Solution

Our new Reports Dashboard will help you know how your restaurant is performing today and how you can get more sales.

LOCAL HEROES

How Hooters delivers on their bottomline by delivering All-American fun alongside Otter

Learn how Hooters decreased order issues, missed orders and cancellations by an average of 19% resulting in $17,000 in cost savings per month alongside Otter!

LOCAL HEROES

5 simple steps to improving your restaurant’s menu on delivery platforms to increase orders and sales

From categorization to food photography to modifiers, these 5 steps are sure to improve your restaurant’s delivery performance.

LOCAL HEROES

Quiz - Is your restaurant doing delivery right?

Want to learn how to improve your restaurant's delivery performance? In this quick quiz, we'll ask you some questions about your delivery business, and teach you how to optimize to increase sales!

LOCAL HEROES

How Otter’s Global Partners share culture through food

Working with a diverse roster of restaurant owners has shown us how food can be a catalyst for expressing and sharing different cultures with the world.

LOCAL HEROES

Why your restaurant should be on more than one food delivery service

Learn how to sign-up for multiple food delivery platforms to increase your restaurant's reach, sales, awareness and more.

LOCAL HEROES

The top 5 ways to grow your food delivery business this summer

Dig into the latest food, dining & delivery trends to learn the top 5 ways you can grow your delivery business this summer!

LOCAL HEROES

‍“I Just Bought A Doughnut Shop, Honey," Life Lessons from Primo's Donuts

How a family car ride turned into a three-generation family business.

LOCAL HEROES

The top trending foods in 2021

Restaurants, download our free guide to learn about the top trending menu items, changing customer habits, evolving delivery behaviors and more!

LOCAL HEROES

Learn From The Best: An Inside Look at Otter’s Global Partners

We're constantly inspired by our global restaurant partners. Big & small, from China to Canada & everywhere in between, let's dig in to how our partners made lemonade out of lemons in the past year.

LOCAL HEROES

How's your restaurant doing? Learn how you can increase sales and efficiency with Otter

Top 5 reasons you should track your restaurant’s performance across location & platform… and how Otter can help

LOCAL HEROES

How to ensure you have a successful and not stressful restaurant reopening

After over a year of closures and restrictions, restaurants around the world are finally open for dine-in. Here’s how you can make the process as smooth as possible.

LOCAL HEROES

Let your customers order however they want with Otter’s Manual Orders feature

Input orders from any source straight to your Otter tablet with our new Manual Orders feature!

LOCAL HEROES

What is a ghost kitchen?

As with any restaurant innovation, the ghost kitchen trend is evolving rapidly and growing at an accelerated rate. In this article, we’ll dig into everything you need to know about ghost kitchens.

LOCAL HEROES

How Chrysi Arnaki of Argo Greek Cuisine shares her heritage with Vancouver

Local Hero: Chrysi Arnaki of Argo Greek Cuisine in Vancouver

LOCAL HEROES

Top 10 Otter features for small restaurants and independent restaurants

Otter offers restaurant management solutions for restaurants of all sizes and types. Let’s look at the top 10 Otter features small restaurants and independent restaurants use to succeed in delivery.

LOCAL HEROES

The top reasons your restaurant should create virtual brands

Having a virtual brand is a good way to dominate delivery platforms without investing too much. Learn how your restaurant can run multiple brands out of one kitchen.

LOCAL HEROES

The top 10 Otter features for Chain Restaurants

Otter offers restaurant management solutions for restaurants of all sizes and types. Let’s look at the top 10 Otter features chain restaurants can utilize to see their complete performance.

LOCAL HEROES

White Paper: How taking advantage of delivery can deliver impressive results for your restaurant

Learn about how the delivery landscape is changing and how you can use these shifts to your restaurant's advantage.

LOCAL HEROES

Guide: 10 ways to increase your restaurant's delivery revenue.

Download our free guide featuring 10 tactics to increase your restaurant’s delivery sales.

LOCAL HEROES

How to manage negative restaurant reviews

5 simple steps to make negative reviews have a positive impact on your restaurant's reputation.

LOCAL HEROES

How Otter’s auto-accept feature can increase your restaurant’s delivery revenue by $250 per month

Restaurants – decrease missed orders and increase revenue with Otter’s auto-accept feature.

LOCAL HEROES

How to optimize your menu for food delivery success

The key online-ordering trends and best practices for optimizing your restaurant's delivery menu

LOCAL HEROES

What is Otter's Order Manager and how will it change your business?

How Otter's Order Manager can help your restaurant succeed in delivery.

Latest blog posts

Sometimes you just want a little extra. Extra support. Extra features. Extra everything.
How to Succeed in Delivery

From local milk delivery to robots at your doorstep: the history of food delivery

Have you ever wondered about food delivery’s origins? Let’s dive back into the past to learn more about the evolution of takeout and what its history can teach us about the industry today.

About Otter

Introducing Otter's FREE Reports Dashboard Solution

Our new Reports Dashboard will help you know how your restaurant is performing today and how you can get more sales.

About Otter

How Hooters delivers on their bottomline by delivering All-American fun alongside Otter

Learn how Hooters decreased order issues, missed orders and cancellations by an average of 19% resulting in $17,000 in cost savings per month alongside Otter!

How to Succeed in Delivery

5 simple steps to improving your restaurant’s menu on delivery platforms to increase orders and sales

From categorization to food photography to modifiers, these 5 steps are sure to improve your restaurant’s delivery performance.

How's your delivery business doing? Learn how you can increase efficiency and decrease stress with Otter's order management solutions

Say goodbye to the tablet chaos, eliminate the possibility of human error through auto-accept, and partner with multiple delivery services without the extra stress!

How to Succeed in Delivery

Quiz - Is your restaurant doing delivery right?

Want to learn how to improve your restaurant's delivery performance? In this quick quiz, we'll ask you some questions about your delivery business, and teach you how to optimize to increase sales!

Local Heroes

How Otter’s Global Partners share culture through food

Working with a diverse roster of restaurant owners has shown us how food can be a catalyst for expressing and sharing different cultures with the world.

How to Succeed in Delivery

Why your restaurant should be on more than one food delivery service

Learn how to sign-up for multiple food delivery platforms to increase your restaurant's reach, sales, awareness and more.

How to Succeed in Delivery

The top 5 ways to grow your food delivery business this summer

Dig into the latest food, dining & delivery trends to learn the top 5 ways you can grow your delivery business this summer!

Local Heroes

‍“I Just Bought A Doughnut Shop, Honey," Life Lessons from Primo's Donuts

How a family car ride turned into a three-generation family business.

How to Succeed in Delivery

The top trending foods in 2021

Restaurants, download our free guide to learn about the top trending menu items, changing customer habits, evolving delivery behaviors and more!

Local Heroes

Learn From The Best: An Inside Look at Otter’s Global Partners

We're constantly inspired by our global restaurant partners. Big & small, from China to Canada & everywhere in between, let's dig in to how our partners made lemonade out of lemons in the past year.

About Otter

How's your restaurant doing? Learn how you can increase sales and efficiency with Otter

Top 5 reasons you should track your restaurant’s performance across location & platform… and how Otter can help

How to Succeed in Delivery

How to ensure you have a successful and not stressful restaurant reopening

After over a year of closures and restrictions, restaurants around the world are finally open for dine-in. Here’s how you can make the process as smooth as possible.

How to Succeed in Delivery

The top 3 ways to increase your restaurant's ranking on delivery platforms like Uber Eats and Skip the Dishes

Restaurants, control the algorithm, don’t let it control you.

About Otter

Let your customers order however they want with Otter’s Manual Orders feature

Input orders from any source straight to your Otter tablet with our new Manual Orders feature!

How to Succeed in Delivery

What is a ghost kitchen?

As with any restaurant innovation, the ghost kitchen trend is evolving rapidly and growing at an accelerated rate. In this article, we’ll dig into everything you need to know about ghost kitchens.

Local Heroes

How Chrysi Arnaki of Argo Greek Cuisine shares her heritage with Vancouver

Local Hero: Chrysi Arnaki of Argo Greek Cuisine in Vancouver

About Otter

Top 10 Otter features for small restaurants and independent restaurants

Otter offers restaurant management solutions for restaurants of all sizes and types. Let’s look at the top 10 Otter features small restaurants and independent restaurants use to succeed in delivery.

How to Succeed in Delivery

The top reasons your restaurant should create virtual brands

Having a virtual brand is a good way to dominate delivery platforms without investing too much. Learn how your restaurant can run multiple brands out of one kitchen.

The top 10 Otter features for Chain Restaurants

Otter offers restaurant management solutions for restaurants of all sizes and types. Let’s look at the top 10 Otter features chain restaurants can utilize to see their complete performance.

Local Heroes

Going all in on virtual brands to succeed in delivery at Figueroa Philly

Local Hero: Danny Hizami, Figueroa Philly

About Otter

White Paper: How taking advantage of delivery can deliver impressive results for your restaurant

Learn about how the delivery landscape is changing and how you can use these shifts to your restaurant's advantage.

Local Heroes

How one group of friends created a delivery only restaurant concept in the midst of the pandemic at Casina Montreal

Local Heroes: Jérémie, Gad, Kevin and Laurent of Casina Montreal

How to Succeed in Delivery

Guide: 10 ways to increase your restaurant's delivery revenue.

Download our free guide featuring 10 tactics to increase your restaurant’s delivery sales.

How to Succeed in Delivery

How to manage negative restaurant reviews

5 simple steps to make negative reviews have a positive impact on your restaurant's reputation.

About Otter

Virtual brands demystified

How starting a virtual brand can help your restaurant succeed in delivery.

Local Heroes

Going all in on virtual brands to succeed in delivery at Figueroa Philly

Local Hero: Danny Hizami, Figueroa Philly

How to Succeed in Delivery

Factoring delivery costs into thex profitability of your product mix

As online food orders continue to increase, understanding how to calculate delivery costs into the profitability of your product mix is more important than ever – get started with these simple steps!

Local Heroes

Simplifying and succeeding in delivery at Spice Club Indian Cuisine

Local Heroes: Parash and Bishnu Shrestha

About Otter

How Otter’s auto-accept feature can increase your restaurant’s delivery revenue by $250 per month

Restaurants – decrease missed orders and increase revenue with Otter’s auto-accept feature.

How to Succeed in Delivery

How to optimize your menu for food delivery success

The key online-ordering trends and best practices for optimizing your restaurant's delivery menu

About Otter

What is Otter's Order Manager and how will it change your business?

How Otter's Order Manager can help your restaurant succeed in delivery.

How to Succeed in Delivery

How to shoot delivery platform food photos like a pro

5 simple steps restaurateurs can take to optimize their imagery for online ordering platforms.

Local Heroes

Delivering magic beyond the brick and mortar with The Butcher's Daughter

Local Hero: Kari Hendrick, The Butcher's Daughter

Solutions for enterprise customers

For restaurant groups with more than 10 locations, we love getting you up and running as smoothly and quickly as possible. Let us know what you need, and we’ll custom-tailor the right solution for your business. Let’s have a conversation about it.

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