CEO: Google’s Entry Into Food Ordering Was a Matter of When — Not If

Online Food Ordering

Street Fight recently caught up with Jed Kleckner, chief executive at, to talk about Google’s recent moves and handicap which of the other big tech companies may be interested in food delivery (hint: Amazon.)

Local Corp CEO: More and More of What Local Directories Do Will Be Absorbed Into Apps


Last week, the fifteen year-old directory site announced that it was hiring a firm to pursue ‘strategic alternatives. Fred Thiel, the relatively new chief executive at Local Corporation, says the company would make an attractive take-over target.

Here’s How Reserve Plans to Make the Dinner Bill Disappear


We’ve become used to the ability to make restaurant reservations with the click of a mouse or the tap of a screen, but what if the service didn’t stop there? What if it was extended to ensuring that every aspect of your dining experience was just as smooth and simple as making the reservation?

DoorDash Sets Its Sights on GrubHub in the Battle for Local Delivery


Local delivery is a good space to be in right now — just ask DoorDash, an on-demand logistics company offering an ordering and delivery platform for dine-in restaurants without those services. DoorDash recently raised $40 million in venture capital and is expanding to new locations across the country to take on Grubhub and a host of other competitors…