COLUMBUS, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FUSIAN, an Ohio-based create your own sushi restaurant, announced today that it has partnered with Olo and LevelUp to integrate online ordering, mobile payment, and the new FUSIAN Rewards program into one streamlined mobile app for customers. Olo and LevelUp, both market leaders in their respective areas of focus, bring unique functionality to the FUSIAN app that will give customers the ability to order, pay and earn rewards.
“We are excited to launch our partnership with FUSIAN and look forward to helping streamline the consumer experience both inside and outside of the restaurant, creating a seamless visit for loyal customers that covers the three most important pieces of the equation – ordering, payment, and loyalty”
- Order – Online ordering powered by Olo will give customers the ability to find the nearest FUSIAN, customize a roll and save favorites for easy ordering every time. Customers ordering online (order.fusian.com) or on the FUSIAN app will have the ability to head straight to the register and skip the line, saving customers time.
- Pay – Customers who opt in to FUSIAN Rewards, managed by LevelUp, will have the ability to link a payment source and scan their phone at checkout for a safe, secure, and easy way to pay.
- Earn – FUSIAN Rewards members who pay with the app will earn $9 in FUSIAN credit for every $99 they spend. As customers earn, they achieve silver, gold, platinum and black status levels to get access to free merchandise, special offers, birthday rewards, and more!
“Our guests have been asking us for both a mobile ordering solution and loyalty program since day one. We are ecstatic that we are now able to offer them both of these things plus mobile payment in one cohesive app. Our goal is to continually improve the FUSIAN experience and hospitality for our guests. This technology is a major step forward in making that happen,” said Zach Weprin, CEO and Co-Founder at FUSIAN.
“We are excited to launch our partnership with FUSIAN and look forward to helping streamline the consumer experience both inside and outside of the restaurant, creating a seamless visit for loyal customers that covers the three most important pieces of the equation – ordering, payment, and loyalty,” said Noah Glass, Founder & CEO of Olo.
“It’s thrilling to work with a great brand like FUSIAN, and our longtime partner Olo, to deliver a best-in-class mobile payments, ordering and loyalty experience for FUSIAN’s customers. FUSIAN is deeply committed to creating excellent customer experiences and we’re looking forward to helping them continue to do so,” said Seth Priebatsch, Founder & CEO of LevelUp.
The FUSIAN app is available for both iOS and Android users at fusian.com/app, or by searching “FUSIAN” in Apple’s App Store or on Google Play. First time users will earn a free roll* upon creating their account, which can be redeemed on their next visit by using mobile payment or by paying with their LevelUp account on an online or mobile order.
*An $8 credit will be applied to your FUSIAN Rewards account to cover the cost of the free roll.
Founded in 2010 in downtown Cincinnati, brothers Zach + Josh Weprin, with childhood friend Stephan Harman created FUSIAN in a quest to make fresh, healthy, madetoorder sushi rolls accessible to sushi novices and experts alike. Guests make determinations, starting with rice, ranging from raw, wildcaught tuna, to oven roasted chicken. Guests are encouraged to be creative by adding unique ingredients like roasted tofu, brown rice and braised steak. FUSIAN aims to break down sushi stereotypes while keeping traditional Japanese traditions of quality and freshness at the forefront of the experience. More information about the restaurant and the opening is available at www.fusian.com, Facebook (FUSIAN), Twitter (@eatfusian) and Instagram (@eatfusian) or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
Olo helps restaurant brands maximize revenue per square foot by delivering faster, more accurate, and more personal service to their customers. Through beautiful, fully branded digital interfaces, Olo’s enterprise grade ordering platform integrates with the restaurants’ existing systems, seamlessly opening new digital revenue streams. Olo is a pioneer in the industry, beginning with text message ordering on mobile feature phones in 2005. Today, over 30 million consumers use the Olo platform to order ahead and Skip the Line® at the restaurants they love. Clients include Chili’s (EAT), Chipotle (CMG), El Pollo Loco (LOCO), Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Jamba Juice (JMBA), Noodles & Company (NDLS), Shake Shack (SHAK), sweetgreen, Wingstop (WING), and more. Learn more at Olo.com.
LevelUp helps merchants own the shift to mobile by powering mobilepayment optimized loyalty programs, enabling their customers pay for their purchase and accrue/redeem rewards with a single scan or tap. LevelUp’s analytics platform helps merchants better understand their customers and deliver the right campaigns to the right customers to drive revenue and increase customer happiness. LevelUp is currently used by over 14,000 merchant locations and 2.5 million users. Anyone can download the free LevelUp app for iPhone or Android. Merchants can also embed the LevelUp SDK into their own branded applications. Learn more at TheLevelUp.com.
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