|Industry||Online food ordering|
|Founder||Daniel Jones |
|Headquarters||Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom|
|Scotland, North of England|
Number of employees
Scoffable Ltd is a Scottish online food order and delivery service. It acts as an intermediary between independent takeaway food outlets and customers. Headquartered in Livingston, Scoffable was founded in West Lothian and now serves customers across Scotland and the North of England. The platform enables customers to search for local take-out restaurants, place orders and pay online, and to choose from pick-up or delivery options.
Scoffable allow customers to order through their online portal or IOS or Android mobile applications.
Scoffable was founded in 2010 by Daniel Jones and Michael Brown during their final year as students at Heriot-Watt University. In 2013 Scoffable was awarded a prize of 'Most Visionary Young Business in Scotland' at the BT Scotland Young Entrepreneurs Awards in Glasgow. The company has since grown in partner takeaways, customers and staff and now serves the majority of Scotland and parts of Northern England. Scoffable is now an Small, Medium to Mid-size Enterprises employing 19 employees in 2018
In 2019 Scoffable were shortlisted for the 'Best Use of Social Media' Award at the Scottish Herald 2019 Digital Business awards.
Scoffable actively markets on Social media channels with a distinctly Scottish style of humour and have notably worked with takeaway vendors to produce unique and controversial foods, two examples being a chips and cheese pizza and a deep fried 'Stonner Kebab'. Scoffable were quick to act when rival company Just Eat courted controversy in Scotland by supporting the England women's national football team in the 2019 Women's Football World Cup. Scoffable responded by offering vouchers to customers and stating support for the Scottish women's national football team.
Scoffable have promoted their business across West Lothian with a marketing presence on Roundabout junctions across the county. Scoffable have also run national radio campaigns across Scotland with a 2018 advert being shortlisted for the 'Best use of Music in a Campaign' award in the Vox Awards 2018.
An infamous street in Edinburgh was the target of a Scoffable marketing campaign in 2019 where gift vouchers were offered to residents in Edinburgh's Bellenden Gardens, generating media interest.
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