Cava Scores Investment, LevelUp’s New Team Member and Customer Demand for Personalization
There have been plenty of exciting things going on in the restaurant world. Here are a few that caught our attention this week:
Cava Group Readies $35M investment round
Cava Group Inc. is working on another round of funding after passing the 50-unit mark. Cava is known for its mouth-watering Mediterranean dishes which are now going to be available in Austin, Texas. The Series C funding came from existing investors, including the private-equity group Invus, along with venture-capital firm Revolution Growth and Swan & Legend. To read more, click here.
LevelUp Names Vice President of Restaurant Insights and Analytics
The LevelUp team has grown! We’re excited to welcome Mike Mirkil to the family. In this newly created role, Mirkil will oversee our restaurant partners and develop personalized digital experiences to connect with their guests through ordering, payment and loyalty technology. Click here to read more about this exciting new addition.
Consumers Demand Personalization, Range of Features from Brand Apps
It’s no secret that customization and personalization are essential to keeping customers engaged. A recent report shows that “consumers are demanding more value and better experiences from company-specific apps, which—when useful to a consumer—can increase brand loyalty and drive purchases.” Click here to learn more.
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