Global SaaS food delivery company Deliverect has acquired ChatFood, a provider of ‘social media ordering’, ‘order and pay at the table‘ and ‘loyalty’ solutions for restaurants.
This deal aims to give the restaurant industry a single solution for social, dine-in QR and direct channel ordering. It also streamlines online food delivery.
Deliverect and ChatFood will cater to more than 43,000 restaurants and foodservice businesses worldwide and power more than 300 million orders in 42 markets.
ChatFood has a footprint in the Gulf region with 3,000 foodservice locations.
ChatFood co-founders Benjamin Mouflard and Vini Rodrigues will remain with Deliverect to drive expansion and growth.
Deliverect CEO and co-founder Zhong Xu said: “We are thrilled to welcome ChatFood to the Deliverect team.
“With ChatFood, we now provide a 360-degree solution inspired by the challenges our customers face, supporting them both with in-restaurant dining and online food delivery.
“This milestone is significant for our company, because each day we strive to simplify the lives of restaurant owners and help them thrive in the digital age.”
ChatFood CEO and co-founder Ben Mouflard said: “We’ve had an opportunity to observe Deliverect’s values and dedication to their customers through our existing integration and long-standing partnership. We recognised that their approach aligned with our own.
“We are so excited by this next chapter in our journey and bringing our solutions to restaurants around the world.”
With this deal, Deliverect Social Media Ordering and Deliverect Order & Pay solutions will become available globally on a rolling basis in the months to come.