BRITS lounging round at house this weekend will, for the primary time, have the ability to order meals AND a movie on the identical time by way of an app in your smart-TV.
From Wednesday, hungry film buffs can order their takeaway with “one-click of a button” if they’ve a Samsung or LG TV.
The Foodnfilm app shall be pre-installed on Samsung TV’s working system, enabling tens of millions of shoppers to order from a variety of takeaway favourites together with Indian, Chinese language, pizza and burgers, and so they’ll additionally have the ability to select a film to observe.
Prospects can monitor their orders in real-time, whereas concurrently watching a film of their selection, all inside one app.
Foodnfilm has already partnered with meals supply unbiased corporations together with Shinobi Sushi and Carshalton Grill, in addition to common chains comparable to Basilico.
Whereas the app is put in on the TV at no further price, customers should pay for the meals they order in addition to the movie they lease or purchase. The app at the moment has round 100 movies on its database, however that is anticipated to extend over the approaching months.
Samsung is the second main TV producer to undertake foodnfilm onto its smart-TVs, with LG being formally introduced final month, which means the app will now be obtainable on greater than seven million good TVs.
Leslie Golding, founder and CEO of foodnfilm, mentioned that tv is now taking the subsequent step in its journey by coming into a market as soon as dominated by cell units.
He mentioned: “Our app is out there on tens of millions of televisions throughout the UK, offering eating places and supply corporations with a brand new path to market, whereas permitting customers to order common takeaway delicacies and different comfort objects for the primary time on the massive display.’