SeamlessWeb Adds Mobile App Features, Cities and Site Capabilities

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SeamlessWeb, the nation's leading online food ordering service, announced enhancements to its website today, adding new capabilities to help consumers and businesses order food online fast. SeamlessWeb has released updates to their mobile apps for the iPhone, iPod, Android and BlackBerry platforms and added more functionality to their website .

The new mobile apps make it easier and faster for people on-the-go to order their favorite meals in 27 cities across the U.S. and London with more cities coming soon. The additions to the website include city specific restaurant pages and geographically targeted tools to help members find and order food from delivery and takeout restaurants online.

The new mobile app from SeamlessWeb enables members to order delivery and takeout meals from thousands of top restaurants and to re-order their favorite meals with just a quick tap. Members can save time by not having to call busy restaurants, wait on hold and read their order and credit card information over the phone. With SeamlessWeb, members get an email confirmation that details their order and provides an estimated delivery or pickup time. The SeamlessWeb site has thousands of restaurant menus and reviews to help users navigate through various choices to find the restaurant and order their favorite cuisine for delivery.

In addition to the mobile app, SeamlessWeb has added functionality to the website that allows members to quickly search for restaurants and navigate through the website based on city, locale or cuisine. The new website additions also help members view maps of neighborhoods and read reviews from customers who have purchased food for delivery from restaurants in their area.

 "We are all very pleased with the new mobile apps, and in turn we expect mobile online food ordering to grow," said Ryan Scott, Chief Marketing Officer at SeamlessWeb. "We believe the new website additions will help people achieve food happiness faster by having food delivered to their home or place of work from our site quickly."

About SeamlessWeb:

SeamlessWeb is the nation's leading food ordering service. Founded in 1999, the company powers a comprehensive e-commerce solution for thousands of restaurants and a vast community of diners via, mobile, native iPhone, BlackBerry and Android applications, and restaurant-specific websites. Over one million individuals and many of the world's largest companies have made SeamlessWeb their preferred service for online food ordering by placing more than 50 million food orders through the company's websites.

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