In the past, searching for new restaurants has required outbound search by consumers. Beli is changing this by using data and matching algorithms to instead automatically generate unique restaurant options for it's users, giving users personalized recommendations without the typical investment of time and energy.
Delivery aggregators have driven immense innovation in the restaurant industry. As the space grows, we examine new innovations including Dark Kitchens, Virtual Assistant ordering, and Geofencing technologies.
Restaurants are looking to data to differentiate themselves in a rapidly changing competitive environment
Although we likely still agree that Yelp remains a top choice for restaurant search and reviews, the company is facing slowing growth due to increased competition and less success in expanding its platform into other categories
As food-delivery services become more popular for their convenience, restaurants suffer.
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Yelp was an early, prominent pioneer of online crowd-sourcing, but now that it’s established, the value creation vs value capture balance might be off for its most loyal users.