Win Millennial Customers with On-Demand App like GrubHub

Understanding the Types of On-Demand Food Delivery Models

  • Restaurant-based Food Delivery Model: As the name suggests, this model allows the restaurants to have their own food-delivery application. The mobile application of Starbucks is a perfect example of this model.
  • The Aggregator Model: This model is for the businesses out there! They develop software to bring both the restaurant and the customers to a single platform. The app developed under this model allows the customer to order food. But, it is a little different for the restaurants. As they have to complete the orders with delivery support from the app’s creators.
  • The Logistic Support Model: In this model, the app creators provide delivery support to the restaurants. You can track the process from delivery executive to delivery routes using the app. The users will also have the option of selecting their food items and placing the final order. They can also track the exact status of their order without worrying about anything.

GrubHub — One of the Best Food Delivery Apps

Facts and Statistics of GrubHub

  • The company’s application is available to extend across over 1700 cities in the US and the UK.
  • There are around 95,000 restaurants partnered on GrubHub.
  • GrubHub has a user base of 14 million active restaurants, diner, and more.
  • There are 457,300 daily orders placed using this on-demand food delivery app.
  • The revenue of the company grew from USD 60.61 to USD 493.33 (from 2011 to 2016).

How to Make an On-Demand Food Delivery Application?

  1. No idea about your target audience is.
  2. Lack of information about the versions of the app you need.
  3. Less understanding about the features that your food delivery app should have.
  4. You don’t know how to connect with the restaurants for food delivery services.
  5. Your dashboard lacks the required features to manage your services, employees, restaurants, and inventories.

Getting to the Right Audience

What do you Need to Start an on-Demand Food Delivery App like Grubhub?

  • Customer app
  • Delivery driver app
  • Restaurant App

Food Delivery App like Grubhub: The Making

1. Business or Market Analysis

2. App Planning

3. Design & Pre-Development Process

  • UX Designs: This stage helps the designers decide how the user interface will perform and what features or buttons to be added for an enhanced user experience. A good UX application is something your customer can easily connect with. This stage consists of 2 to 3 weeks.
  • UI Designs: This stage is all about creating a presentation. Here, both the designers work in sync. The UX designers work to make a user-friendly app, and UI designers work on the feel & look of the application. This stage of development takes around 3 to 4 weeks.

4. The Development

  • Front-end Development: This stage takes around 6 to 8 weeks. It works in sync with the app server and the database. For service-based applications, all data is stored in the back-end server.
  • Back-end Development: Well, this stage involves managing and organizing the data collected from the back-end servers. It takes around 6 to 8 weeks.

5. The Testing Stage

6. The Final Stage

How to Make Money Through On-Demand Food-Delivery App?

1. Peak Hour Surge

2. Delivery Fees

3. Establishing the Online Marketing Campaigns

4. Online and Offline Advertisements

Conclusion

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