Postmates Partners with CEC Entertainment to Bring Pasqually’s Pizza & Wings Right to Your Door
Pasqually’s Pizza and Wings, the delivery-only brand using the operational infrastructure of Chuck E. Cheese, has partnered with Postmates to allow the brand to bring its food right to the customer’s door.
“We are thrilled to partner with Postmates to bring Pasqually’s Pizza & Wings directly to wherever you are,” said CMO of CEC Entertainment, Sherri Landry, in a Postmates press release. “We are extremely proud of what we’re building and the excitement that our guests have expressed for this new brand. The results we’ve seen thus far have been extremely encouraging, and CEC Entertainment has more in store for this delivery-only brand.”
AMC Theatres Planning to Reopen U.S. Theatres in August
“Finally, to further our efforts to slow the surge in COVID-19 cases and protect restaurant teams and customers, we will extend our pause on re-opening dining rooms for another 30 days,” said Joe Erlinger, President, McDonald’s USA and Mark Salebra, National Franchise Leadership Alliance Chair, in a McDonald’s open letter.” This means we will not approve the re-opening of any additional dining rooms. Locally, any dining room roll back decisions should be guided by state and local guidance. This continues to be an owner/operator-led decision, but we ask that you consult with your Operations Officer and Franchise Business Partner.”
“Alexa for Apps is a natural fit for our mobile strategy as we are always on the lookout for new ways that technology can help us serve our millions of devoted fans better,” says Kim Lewis, vice president of digital strategies for Sonic, in the above QSR Magazine article. “Hungry consumers make choices quickly and asking Alexa on their mobile device to find nearby Sonic locations and discover new menu items removes friction from the process. In the future, we plan to build on our new custom skill, adding great features to make it even easier for our guests and fans to satisfy their Sonic cravings.”
Afterpay Rewards On-Time Payments with New Loyalty Program
“Until today, loyalty programs across our industry have encouraged excessive spending – leaving no options for those shoppers who want to spend responsibly and avoid expensive fees and extended debt,” said Nick Molnar, Co-Founder and U.S. CEO of Afterpay, in an Afterpay press release. “We built Pulse to fulfill a need and offer a program in which both consumers and retailers’ benefit. This approach is fundamental to our mission and values as a company to encourage financial wellness and power an economy where everyone wins.”