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Food Delivery App Development

29 Jan 2021

Technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives and for a good reason. We bank, game & learn online. And even when hungry, we prefer food to be delivered to our doorstep!

In the current scenario, while people continue to adhere to social distancing norms, online food apps continue to serve a large consumer base with safer & faster delivery.

The consumers resorted to the use of online apps to avoid the fear of contracting the coronavirus. This behavior has completely changed the food delivery application landscape. It has helped sustain businesses during the pandemic. A recent Statista survey suggests that 41.7% of people in the US preferred online food ordering & delivery services. This was majorly due to health & safety concerns along with convenience.

Though even before the pandemic struck, on-demand food delivery app development services were already famous. The only difference is today’s uncertainty has forced brick and mortar businesses to evolve + innovate faster. Today’s tech-savvy consumers want more from their apps. With local & global menu availability, it can help food chains, restaurants & food aggregators tap on growth opportunities. It’s all about meeting consumer preferences.

Current Trends Across the Food Delivery Space

According to Allied Market Research, food ordering apps are set to touch $16.6B in 2023. Food ordering & delivery services like UberEATS, GrubHub, Postmates and DoorDash have transformed the way consumers get their meals.

For some businesses, it is a complete makeover that would create a huge impact. They evolve with the changing consumer needs. Suppose you are a business part of the food ecosystem. In that case, a delivery model shift will help you build & grow your digital revenue stream. And that’s where an experienced food delivery app development company can help.

Rishabh Software is experienced in creating apps that ensure success. Our online food delivery mobile app development focus enables creating user-friendly solutions coupled with advanced features to expand the consumer reach while scaling your business.

Ready To Transform Your Food App?

We build intuitive and fully customizable solutions to enable your business to go online with a faster time to market.

Here Are the Features of an Average Custom Food Delivery App Solution

Screenshot of Customer Food Ordering App

Customer App

  • Easy sign-in with email, phone no. or Facebook
  • Push notifications for new meals or offers
  • Place/Cancel order from a choice of restaurants
  • Receive bill estimation on order
  • Track order in real-time
  • Provide ratings, reviews & comments on recent or previous orders
  • Digital payments & contactless delivery adhering to social distancing norms
  • Re-order a meal as per the previous order

Delivery App

  • Register & sign up for job quickly with a personal vehicle
  • Create a profile & update personal information
  • Set availability for restaurant pick-up & accept orders
  • In-app navigation
  • Learn about customer location
  • Track of orders & earnings
Screen of Food Delivery Mobile App
Restaurant Food Ordering App Dashboard

Restaurant Module

  • Create a unique profile to sign in and add restaurant & menu photos
  • Launch and showcase promotion & offers
  • Manage menu by adding/removing items
  • Track delivery boy to check if the order is delivered
  • Manage orders by accepting/rejecting orders
  • Use tools to manage and track earnings

Admin Module

  • Delivery management to add/remove restaurants & delivery boys
  • Customize the app with changes visible across all platforms
  • Notify customers & restaurant owners about platform-based offers
  • Utilize analytics to track trending restaurants
  • Manage online payments, restaurant payouts & commissions

In addition to this, you will agree that analytics and insightful reports have a critical role in identification of customer behavior, overseeing daily orders while monitoring dispatches and deliveries. At Rishabh, we help develop custom advanced analytics solutions that enable food aggregators, cloud kitchens, and other businesses in this domain to build a sustainable ecosystem.

Why Choose Us?

Rishabh Software as a custom food ordering app development company is recognized for developing next-gen apps. We support various businesses, like single restaurant store owners, aggregators and school canteen service owners, with intuitive and on-demand business solutions. Here is a showcase of how we go about it.

Our team has the required know-how and the capability to undertake complex projects to match your business requirements. Backed by an experienced team of developers, our apps cater to the needs of your customers.

Depending on your strategic business objective, we help you align better with your delivery model and create a profitable revenue stream. It would include the decision on whether to go with a stand-alone app or have an aggregator app. Learn how we helped a US-based technology company automate their food delivery mechanism with back-office operations on payment and invoicing management.

Food Delivery App Development Cost Considerations

The cost of developing such a custom app depends on multiple factors like:

  • Choice of platform: iOS, Android, or both, or Cross-platform
  • Features & third-party APIs
  • Local/Global presence
  • Skills & Resources: BAs, Mobile App Developers, QA engineers, UI/UX Designers and more

While these are all important parameters to keep in mind before getting started with creating an app of your choice, you must also consider the technical aspects of development.

Final Word

To conclude, business centric solutions with a food delivery focus would help any restaurant business. And in a post-COVID world, we certainly expect the food purchase to surge. With two- decade legacy and best-in-class native/cross-platform app development services, we can enable you with a faster go to market. It will help exceed the user expectations and accelerate business growth. Our experienced team has the right exposure to balance consumer preferences with customer requirements and develop apps across industries, including the food ordering & delivery segment to establish your robust presence.

Develop A Next-Gen Food Delivery App

Rishabh can help building online food ordering mobile app development solution to deliver the best experience for your end-customers.