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Food chain Dunkin’ to test contactless checkout model in California

US-based coffee and doughnut chain Dunkin’ Donuts (DD) is set to commence testing of contactless checkout in California, US, next month that enables customers to grab coffee and doughnuts without ordering or waiting in line to pay.

Just Eat receives approvals for Grubhub acquisition

Dutch online food delivery platform Just Eat has received all regulatory approvals required for its proposed acquisition of US food delivery venture Grubhub.

Burger King to introduce new restaurant designs

Burger King (BK) is set to introduce new restaurant designs to provide an improved experience to the guests amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Costa Coffee to cut 1,650 jobs amid Covid-19 crisis

Coca-Cola-owned chain Costa Coffee is set to cut up to 1,650 jobs across its cafes to survive during the challenging times of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Zomato to receive funding from Tiger, Kora and Temasek

Tiger Global and Kora Capital are set to invest in Zomato as part of ongoing funding round, which is expected to value the food ordering platform at approximately $3bn.

Online food ordering platform BellyMelly launches services in US

Online food ordering service BellyMelly has announced the launch of its services in Chicago, US, enabling users in the city to order takeout from their favourite restaurants.

McDonald’s sued by 52 former franchisees for racial discrimination

McDonald’s has been accused of racial discrimination in a lawsuit filed by 52 former black franchise owners.

Dole Packaged Foods to supply pineapple to Papa John’s International

US-based restaurant chain Papa John’s International has selected Dole Packaged Foods as its supplier for pineapple as it aims to strengthen its commitment to ‘Better Ingredients. Better Pizza’ goal.

Uber Eats launches in Stanley, UK

Uber Eats, the food delivery business of ride-hailing company Uber, has launched in Stanley, UK.

NYC council passes bills to support restaurants impacted by Covid-19

The New York City (NYC) Council in the US has passed bills to provide support to restaurants and small businesses impacted by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.