Digitized Queue

Consumers skip wait times by ordering ahead with innovative apps

Implications - As the progression toward streamlining everyday tasks continues, consumers are being enticed by tech-powered services that enable ordering ahead of time or allow for skipping of queues altogether. The emergence of fast-lane apps is representative of the modern consumer's desire to save time wherever possible, while also adding an element of exclusivity.
SCORE: 5.9
This Year and Mild Top 5 Examples: 3,861 Total Clicks Feb 15 - Jun 16
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Consumer Insight Topics: TechMobileLifestyleFood
Fast Food App Promotions - Downloading the Chick-fil-A One App Earns Customers a Free Sandwich
SCORE: 6.3
This Year and Warm 192 Clicks Pub: Jun 1, 16
Fast Food App Promotions
Downloading the Chick-fil-A One App Earns Customers a Free Sandwich
To celebrate the launch of the Chick-fil-A One app, the popular fast food chain is rewarding new downloads with free food. Following in the footsteps of other chains, the new app gives Chick-fil-A... [More]
Convenient Ordering Apps - This Food Ritual App Will Have Your Order Waiting For You to Pick Up
SCORE: 5.1
Mild 964 Clicks Pub: Jun 13, 15
Convenient Ordering Apps
This Food Ritual App Will Have Your Order Waiting For You to Pick Up
People who are creatures of habit and eat at the same place everyday will certainly be able to get behind this food ritual app. Described as “the fast lane for urban professionals,”... [More]
Footwear Availability Apps - Adidas's Confirmation is a Reservation App for Limited Edition Sneakers
SCORE: 5.6
Mild 1,240 Clicks Pub: Feb 4, 15
Footwear Availability Apps
Adidas's Confirmation is a Reservation App for Limited Edition Sneakers
The new reservation app from Adidas is a first in the world of footwear. Called Confirmation, the app allows shoe enthusiasts to call dibs on sneakers before they are officially available in store.... [More]
Pre-Ordered Dining Apps - The Allset Platform Simplifies Eating Out By Paying and Ordering Ahead
SCORE: 5.5
This Year and Mild 324 Clicks Pub: Mar 11, 16
Pre-Ordered Dining Apps
The Allset Platform Simplifies Eating Out By Paying and Ordering Ahead
One of the struggles to eating out is enduring long wait times when time is short, and the Allset dining app helps to keep the spirit of casual dining alive while simultaneously eliminating long... [More]
Line-Skipping Dining Apps - The Chili's Waitlisting App Will Launch in Summer 2015
SCORE: 3.1
Mild 1,141 Clicks Pub: Apr 22, 15
Line-Skipping Dining Apps
The Chili's Waitlisting App Will Launch in Summer 2015
Thanks to a handy new Chili’s waitlisting app, you won’t have to wait in line for a table for much longer. This technological investment by Chili’s Grill & Bar is sure to mark... [More]