OpenTable's Apple Watch app experience provides restaurant reservation and navigation details
TORONTO, April 24, 2015 /CNW/ -- OpenTable, the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), today released its app experience for Apple Watch in Canada.
"We're excited to be one of the first apps available for Apple Watch and eager to continue to build upon this foundation," said Jocelyn Mangan, Senior Vice President of Product Management at OpenTable. "Our Apple Watch app is a natural extension of our popular iPhone app and it offers an innovative and convenient way for diners to engage with OpenTable while they're on the go."
At a glance, the OpenTable app for Apple Watch reminds diners of their upcoming reservation, shows them how to get there and keeps them on time with an elegant countdown interface.
Diners can download OpenTable for Apple Watch from the App Store or in the Apple Watch App on iPhone. The app is available for download in English and French.
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OpenTable, part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), is the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations, seating more than 16 million diners per month via online bookings across more than 32,000 restaurants. The OpenTable network connects restaurants and diners, helping diners discover and book the perfect table and helping restaurants deliver personalized hospitality to keep guests coming back. The OpenTable service enables diners to see which restaurants have available tables, select a restaurant based on verified diner reviews, menus, and other helpful information, and easily book a reservation. In addition to the company's website and mobile apps, OpenTable powers online reservations for nearly 600 partners, including many of the Internet's most popular global and local brands. For restaurants, the OpenTable hospitality solutions enable them to manage their reservation book, streamline their operations, and enhance their service levels. Since its inception in 1998, OpenTable has seated more than 760 million diners around the world. The Company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and the OpenTable service is available throughout the United States, as well as in Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the UK.
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