foodservice

  • You can buy Tovala’s $399 smart oven starting today

    You can buy Tovala’s $399 smart oven starting today

    Tovala, a $399 smart oven out of Y Combinator promising to perfectly cook ready-made meals in under 30 minutes is finally available for purchase. It can bake, boil and steam meals at up to 550 degrees Fahrenheit in 10 to 30 minutes and works with either prepackaged Tovala meals or your own food. However, the real money maker for the startup will be in the meal delivery service. It’s… Read More

  • Berlin-based Orderbird Gets $3.5M For Its iOS-Based Restaurant Ordering Solution

    Berlin-based Orderbird Gets $3.5M For Its iOS-Based Restaurant Ordering Solution

    As NFC continues to see growing adoption, we are still noticing more mobile payment solutions that don’t use the technology picking up traction — and funding: one of the latest comes from Germany, where a Berlin-based company called Orderbird has picked up a €2.7 million ($3.5 million) round for a service that lets restaurants use iOS devices to take customer food orders, send… Read More