The holiday season is just around the corner, and it’s that time of year when businesses are looking to celebrate and show appreciation to their hardworking teams. Whether it’s an office party, a virtual gathering, or simply providing delicious meals during the workday, catering and group orders can play a pivotal role in bringing people together. However, small teams often face unique challenges when it comes to holiday catering. Limited budgets, varying dietary preferences, and the need for flexible options can make this process seem daunting.  But worry not, because Grubhub Corporate Accounts has you covered, and their catering and group ordering options can make your holiday season a breeze! What types of events should you be having for your team and when should you be ordering food? Check out the most common occasions below.

Food Ordering Occasions for Small Teams this Holiday Season

  1. Office Parties: Small businesses often have tight-knit teams that work closely together day in and day out. An office party during the holiday season is a great way to show appreciation for employees and boost morale. Whether it’s a lunchtime gathering or an after-hours event, catering can transform the office space into a festive wonderland. Consider bringing in a catered lunch from a local restaurant or having a catered dinner with a variety of holiday-themed dishes.
  2.  Client Appreciation: The holiday season is an ideal time to show gratitude to loyal clients or customers. Hosting a holiday-themed client appreciation event can help strengthen relationships and foster goodwill. Small companies may order catering to create an impressive and memorable experience for clients, whether it’s a cocktail party, a buffet-style luncheon, or a dinner at a local venue.
  3.  Employee Rewards: Rewarding your employees for their hard work and dedication throughout the year is always a morale booster during the holidays. Thoughtful ways to express appreciation are ordering catering for an in-office breakfast, a catered lunch, or even sending holiday-themed gift baskets to employees’ homes.
  4.  Team-Building Workshops: The holiday season is a great time for small companies to get everyone together to plan team-building workshops or training sessions. Ordering catered meals or snacks during these events ensures that employees remain engaged and focused while enjoying the festive atmosphere.

The Benefits of Grubhub Corporate Accounts Catering and Group Ordering for Small Teams

Grubhub is the ideal corporate ordering platform for small teams. We make catering accessible and easy through a variety of ways.

  1. No Minimums for Number of Diners or Orders: One of the biggest hurdles for small teams during the holiday season is often dealing with minimum orders or a set number of diners required by many catering or group ordering services. Unlike some other corporate ordering platforms, Grubhub Corporate Accounts offers no minimums. Whether you have a team of five or fifty, you can order exactly what you need, when you need it. This flexibility is critical for small teams, who may otherwise be locked into expensive minimums that might not align with their budget or headcount.
  2. Varied Culinary Options: The holiday season brings with it a diverse set of culinary preferences. Grubhub Corporate Accounts has a large selection of local restaurants and allows you to choose from a wide range of restaurants and cuisines, ensuring that everyone’s cravings are satisfied. Whether your team is into classic comfort foods, international cuisine, or healthy options, you can find something to suit everyone’s taste.
  3. Easy Ordering and Payment: With Grubhub Corporate Accounts, you can place and manage orders with ease. You can set up a group order and let team members make individual selections and add them to a shared cart, streamlining the ordering process and making sure everyone gets what they want. Payments are centralized, simplifying the accounting process and reducing the administrative burden on small teams.
  4. Timely Delivery: During the hectic holiday season, you want your meals to arrive on time. Grubhub’s reliable delivery network helps your catering orders arrive quickly, keeping your team satisfied and on schedule. Plus, with the Grubhub Guarantee, if your food isn’t delivered on-time, we’ll make it right on your next order.*
  5. Customized Budget Controls: Small teams often have tight budgets. Grubhub Corporate Accounts provide you with the tools to control spending and stay within budget. Set limits on orders or establish budget controls for your team to ensure you’re staying on track financially.
  6. Support and Assistance: If you encounter any issues or have special requests, Grubhub’s dedicated corporate support team is there to assist you, regardless of your organization’s size. They can help you navigate the platform, answer questions, and address any concerns, ensuring a smooth and stress-free catering experience.

Make the Most of the Holiday Season with Grubhub Corporate Accounts

The holiday season is a time for celebration and gratitude. For small teams, providing great food and creating a sense of togetherness is crucial. Grubhub simplifies the catering and group order process and makes it accessible for small teams. With no minimums for the number of diners or orders, diverse culinary options, easy ordering and budget controls, Grubhub is the perfect choice for your holiday catering and group ordering needs.

This holiday season, don’t let the size of your team hold you back from celebrating and appreciating your hard working employees. Grubhub Corporate Accounts caters to the unique needs of small teams, ensuring that everyone can enjoy a memorable and delicious holiday feast. So, make the most of the season, bring joy to your team, and let Grubhub take care of the catering—because a well-fed team is a happy team! Get started today.



*The Grubhub Guarantee includes the Lowest Price Guarantee and the On-Time Delivery Guarantee. The Lowest Price Guarantee is a price match program that offers claimants Grubhub Guarantee Perks (“GHG Perks”) in connection with certain orders when a qualifying lower price is available for the same order on a qualifying competitor platform. Pricing will be determined based on food and beverage total plus tax and fees (excluding tip, promos, and discretionary charges). Maximum $15 Lowest Price Guarantee GHG Perk (which includes a $5 Extra Perk). The On-Time Delivery Guarantee offers claimants GHG Perks in connection with eligible online delivery orders that are delivered late. Eligible claimants will receive at least a $5 On-Time Delivery Guarantee GHG Perk. Each GHG Perk may be redeemed on a future order with a food and beverage total equal to or greater than the value of the GHG Perk (before tax, tip, fees). Claims must be submitted within 7 days of the applicable order. GHG Perks are funded by Grubhub. GHG Perks may be redeemed only on a future order, expire 30 days after issue, may not be combined and are subject to restrictions. No cash exchanges, payment method credits, or refunds. Full terms available at