Chowly In the Media

50 Chicago startups to watch in 2017

Published: January 11th, 2016
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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.”

Thanks to Chowly, you CAN integrate restaurant aggregators in

Published: Unlisted
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“Chowly Inc., based in Chicago, is the first company whose sole focus is integrating third-party online ordering systems directly into point-of-sale systems. The growing restaurant aggregator industry has proven to be a vital part of the modern restaurant’s marketing plan. These third-party online ordering systems—Chowly’s Brian Duncan calls them TOOS—include Grubhub, Eat24 and Chownow, and they drive additional revenue and add a valuable marketing channel to reach new customers.”