Livebookings Sees Record Number of New Customers in the First Quarter 2012 as It Continues to Roll out New Generation of Cloud-Based Restaurant Solutions Business Wire LONDON -- May 01, 2012 Livebookings, the European leader in online marketing services for restaurants, revealed a record 705 new restaurants were signed up in the first quarter, continuing a rapid adoption of its market leading cloud-based booking solutions. In the UK Livebookings welcomed new group Fullers and international hospitality group Whitbread, while in Germany Zum Franziskaner, the famous Brauhaus and Wiesenwirt at the Octoberfest, and previously OpenTable’s biggest German booking restaurant will join the European leaders this month. Colin Tenwick, CEO, Livebookings said: “We have seen strong growth in Q1 2012 across the whole Livebookings product portfolio and in all geographies. The launch of the new Livebookings Professional service provides restaurants with the ability to operate in a ‘live’ booking environment right up to and throughout service. As the impact of marketing to consumers’ mobiles increases, so will the restaurants’ ability to fill empty tables at all times of service; in turn increasing profitability.” Livebookings’ new technology innovation has been instrumental in delivering record numbers of new restaurants to sign up. In the US, Freebookings now supports more than 700 restaurants in 40 of the 50 states. Further milestones achieved by Livebookings in Q1 2012 include: *4,500,000 covers booked in Q1, a target reached 3 months earlier than in 2011 *Bookatable, Livebookings’ consumer facing website, topped 1 million visits in a single month for the first time in Q1 of 2012 Notes to editors: About Livebookings Livebookings makes restaurants and diners click. We operate the world’s only global, web-based restaurant reservations and marketing service, delivering over one million diners every month to over 9,000 restaurants including, Tantris, East, Grill and Aquavit. Our reservations tools enable restaurants to provide their diners with a free, easy-to-use online bookings service, to manage those reservations efficiently and to collect valuable customer data. Our marketing services ensure restaurants can run promotions and deals and execute online marketing campaigns to attract and retain their customers. Our consumer restaurant reservations website, Bookatable.com, is Europe's fastest growing online restaurant booking website, operating in 9 different languages and across 19 countries. It supports our unparalleled network of 300 distribution partners, including Time Out, Salir.com and Eniro.se, to ensure we can spread news of deals far and wide and help our restaurant customers attract new business. Headquartered in London, with offices across Europe and the USA and customers in 23 countries, Livebookings is the largest online reservations provider in Europe, focused on making restaurants more profitable and dining out more pleasurable. Contact: Livebookings David Miller, 646-470-5257
Livebookings Sees Record Number of New Customers in the First Quarter 2012 as It Continues to Roll out New Generation of Cloud
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