Dubai Restaurants Group members can get discounted talabat fees and commission
The collaboration represents a two-year commitment between the entities’ to strengthen the F&B sector in Dubai, and allows DRG members to take advantage of a specialised talabat commercial package.
Talabat’s revised fees and commission for those availing the Digital Growth Program are as follows:
- Commission of 5.3 percent and AED8.40 delivery fee per order.
- Two percent credit card fees or cash handling fees.
- There will also be a AED2,324 registration fee for new partners joining talabat.
Only registered DRG-registered members who meet certain qualifying criteria are eligible to apply for the program. The criteria include:
- Must have been a DRG member for three months.
- Must use talabat as the preferred delivery partner.
DRG members already registered with talabat must have the following:
Vendor Delay of more than 5 minutes, less than 15 percent.
A Net Fail Rate (Restaurant Fault) of less than 0.5 percent.
Food Is Ready Button Usage of more than 75 percent.
The program is only available to the first 500 DRG members who avail of it and it will be valid for two years from the date of signing an MOU.
Mubarak Bin Fahad, chairman, DRG said: “We are pleased to announce our partnership with talabat to support our members and encourage them to grow and expand their business by accelerating their digital presence. This partnership was also in response to our community’s growing demand for innovation, speed and variety, something that has become possible in today’s highly digital world.”
Naim Maadad, DRG treasurer and board member added: “This is indeed a milestone for us. We have been committed to forging partnerships with key players in the market to support the growing F&B sector since our inception, and we are proud to partner with talabat to take another leap in this direction. Over the past four months, I have taken a personal interest in seeking and securing such opportunities as I know what it means for the industry. I am excited to see how this collaboration develops and to witness the success and growth of our DRG members.”
Tatiana Rahal, managing director, talabat UAE, commented: “We are proud to partner with DRG to develop a tailored restaurant partner onboarding package to help qualified DRG members accelerate their online commerce growth and increase their visibility and order volume. As the leading delivery app in the UAE, we must continue to empower the business communities we operate in, whether it is by supporting SMEs or enabling established businesses to further expand and grow.”