Announcing ‘itsu [to you]’ a unique mobile-first delivery app for health conscious consumers that want to share

• Designed for groups, customers can build one order from multiple devices, share specific dishes and pay individually using the payment method of choice

• App is powered by MyCheck’s mobile payment and loyalty platform, Google’s Firebase cloud software, and Bringg’s last-mile delivery technology

London, 4th March 2016: itsu has today announced the launch of a new, innovative delivery app and service – itsu [to you] which makes ordering healthy food for delivery fun, social and interactive. Noodles and company 104th federal The new app allows customers to order freshly-cooked hot and cold itsu food for delivery, track and communicate with the driver, known as “ninjas”, and pay either individually or collectively. Noodles and company apply itsu [to you], a start-up subsidiary under the itsu brand, is led by itsu’s former head of marketing Celeste Tobias-Metcalfe.

Designed for groups, itsu [to you] embraces the latest technology and combines it in an app powered by MyCheck’s mobile payment and loyalty platform; Google’s Firebase cloud software, and Bringg’s last-mile delivery technology.


Noodles and company sizes It is the first and only app that allows a team of people – friends, workmates – to collaboratively build a single order; share dishes, and then pay individually, if desired, using a payment method and device of their choice, including Apple Pay.

Customers are also able to communicate with their delivery driver – known as “ninjas” – and track their position on a map within the app. Noodles etc hours The kitchen, menu and even the packaging is bespoke, new and created with sharing in mind, allowing itsu [to you] customers to “eat beautiful, together”. Noodles and company carry out With the UK set to spend almost £8bn a year on takeaways by the end of the decade, ‘itsu [to you]’ offers a freshly made and healthy alternative.

Tobias-Metcalfe explains: “Everyone is time-poor in the 21st century, especially itsu customers, and often we’re too busy focussing on so much other stuff that food can take a back seat. Rock n noodles menu That’s where food delivery comes in but too often that means unhealthy options. Noodles and company folsom itsu [to you] sets out to change all that by making the whole process of ordering food not just healthy and quick but also fun and social.

“I see this as having massive appeal for businesses wanting an inspiring team lunch that’s not going to make everyone feel sluggish in the afternoon as well as groups of friends wanting a break from the usual stodgy delivery options and having a good time while deciding what to share. Wiki noodles Everything about itsu [to you] is designed with the customer at heart.

“We’ve elected to work with the best technology partners rather than use an ‘out of the box’ solution. Noodles and company fargo There’s nowhere that we have compromised on the customer experience.”

The application design and technology, including the payment system, is provided by fintech start-up MyCheck. Noodles etc chicago il It’s one of the first deployments of Google Firebase which stores and syncs data instantly so that sharing and splitting takes place in real time. Noodles and compny Firebase is the technology behind WhatsApp. Noodles and company timings Bringg’s last-mile delivery technology creates an Uber-like experience where notifications and a real-time map with their driver’s location are integrated into the app. Noodles and company menu w prices Intelligent Business Systems’ EPOS solution handles the supply chain and fulfilment.

“The hospitality sector has been slow to invest in mobile until the business case was proven,” says Gil Hazan, Managing Director for Europe, MyCheck. Noodles and company tulsa menu “Today the impact of mobile is there for all to see and every major chain is implementing a mobile strategy. Noodles 102 menu Now, the issue is differentiation. Noodles and company 400 south The market is incredibly competitive as new players add to the vast array of consumer choice. Noodles and compaby Mobile will soon become a hygiene factor, with forward-thinking players looking at the compelling applications that boost the customer experience and deliver a clear return on investment. Noodles and company raleigh itsu [to you] is one of those players and we’re thrilled to be part of such a pioneering project.”

Shira Kimchi, Business Manager for Google Cloud Platform added: “We’re delighted that itsu [to you] is using our Firebase technology and its capacity for real-time data storage, synchronisation and user authentication to create a great user experience in the new itsu app developed by MyCheck.”

itsu [to you] will initially be available for weekday lunch orders in postcodes SW1, SW8, SE11, SE17 and parts of SE1. Noodles and company iowa city From mid-March, the availability will widen to a lunch and evening service and itsu [to you] has ambitious plans to expand across London and other cities over the coming months. Noodles and company west bend A “refer-a-friend” scheme is in place where the referee receives £5 credit and the referrer, £10 credit.

itsu restaurants and shops were created by Julian Metcalfe, the co-founder of Pret a Manger. Company and noodles itsu is a rapidly growing, healthy food on-the-go brand with over 60 shops. Order noodles and company online itsu is dedicated to butterfly light, Asian-inspired, low-fat nutritious food. Italy noodles The itsu brand mission is to help people to eat beautiful.

Chefs prepare the fresh dishes every hour within store and is almost entirely dairy, wheat, fat & mayonnaise free. Noodles and company japanese pan noodles Even the drinks are low sugar. Noodles and company janesville wi The seasonal menu is designed around protein-packed & low carbohydrate salads, hearty & low fat chicken noodle soups, delicious hot brown rice potsu & ‘on a beds’.

itsu [grocery] was created to take the much loved itsu products far and wide into delicatessens, health food shops & supermarkets. Noodles and company 120th The eat beautiful itsu [grocery] range celebrates the amazing flavours of the Far East; high in nutrients yet refreshingly low in calories and saturated fat. Noodles and company stock Products include miso soups, chocolate edamame, rice cakes, seaweed thins and crystal noodles with plenty more on the way.

To learn more about the range of itsu grocery products please visit: www.itsugrocery.com or visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/itsulondon.

MyCheck is a technology platform that enhances the merchant and user experience in hospitality via POS integrations. Food noodles MyCheck allows restaurant groups and chains to own their own customized and branded mobile experience, either inside an existing app or in a new app that the company will develop for the brand. Noodles and company indonesian peanut saute The platform is modular, so the operator chooses which functionalities to incorporate – pay-at-table, pay-at-counter, loyalty, CRM outreach, order ahead, delivery, etc. Noodles and company salads It is integrated with more than 30 POS systems.

After implementing the technology, merchants end up with not only a simplified and faster payment process, but more importantly, they discover powerful new ways to engage with their customers and deliver better customer service. Noodles and company vernon hills Popular with restaurants, MyCheck lets customers settle and split the bill between friends, order a takeaway and even leave a tip without waiting for service staff.