Chowly In the Media

Spend 90 Percent of Your Time Selling Your Product and Only 10 Percent Building

Published: July 11th, 2017
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“CHICAGO, IL — ( – Jul 11th, 2017) – Chowly integrates third-party online ordering systems like Grubhub, Eat24 and many others’ orders into a restaurant’s current point-of-sale system so the staff doesn’t have to enter them manually. Co-founder and CEO Sterling Douglass knows that you have to sell more and then build later. Douglass and his team focus on making sure that the restaurants that use their product have to do less work. What’s one piece of business advice that Douglass could give? Click play to find out.”

Automate entering UberEats/Eat24/GrubHub orders into your point of sale with Sterling Douglass from Chowly

Published: July 11th, 2017
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“CHICAGO, IL — ( – Jul 11th, 2017) –

Sterling Douglass cofounded Chowly. He’s a serial entrepreneur who set out to solve a big problem in restaurants: the integration of third party online ordering systems into your point of sale.

Why? When orders are manually typed into the POS, 15% of orders have at least one mistake. This means comping the meal for the customer, the customer having an awful experience (and we ALL know what customers are like when they’re hungry!), and time & frustration spent fixing mistakes.”

The 5 Golden Rules of Goal Setting

Published: April 14th, 2017
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“CHICAGO, IL — ( – Jan 14th, 2017) – As entrepreneurs, we dream of being our own boss, breaking away from corporate restrictions and pursuing our passion as a business venture. We work long hours, often sacrificing family time and other obligations to do what we feel is in our blood. Being an entrepreneur isn’t for everyone, but once we start on that journey, we’re not turning back — no matter how bumpy the road gets.

50 Chicago startups to watch in 2017

Published: January 11th, 2017
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“CHICAGO, IL — ( – Jan 11th, 2017) – Chicago’s tech star is burning bright. The industry is churning out plenty of new launches, attracting talent from across the country and keeping the scene funded with active local investors. For our annual top 50 startups to watch list, we looked at companies founded within the last five years that are poised to usher in a new era of innovation, creativity and success.”

Chowly, Inc. Expecting Record Growth in 2017

Published: December 6th, 2016
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“CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – Dec 6, 2016) – Chowly, Inc., a Chicago-based company providing next-generation software for the restaurant industry, is growing at a rapid rate and poised for a breakout year in 2017. Coming off of a recent seed funding round, the restaurant technology startup has expanded their client base internationally, moved into a new 2,000 square foot office space, and scaled their account management and sales teams to keep up with demand.”

Third-Party Online Ordering Is Convenient but . . .

Published: November 1st, 2016
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“Third-party online ordering systems (TOOS) continue to surge in popularity. Also referred to as aggregators, examples of TOOS are UberEATS, Grubhub, EAT24, and DoorDash. Consumers order through apps on their phones. A restaurant unit may use as many as seven or eight aggregators.”

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