Digital Strategy and Development services

Digital Development at Your Service

Marlin Network has a team of dedicated software engineers and UX designers that work directly with digital planners to create custom solutions for sales and marketing efforts. Full stack development in house combined with data analysis and integrated media is our formula for better service and faster solutions that meet the challenges of today’s ever changing digital landscape.

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Digital Strategy and Development Services

As part of our process, our digital team consults clients on marketing and enterprise technologies, then develops those tools to best address business and user needs. We build proprietary business solutions that create real points of difference for brands and companies.

Proprietary Products

  • Operator and sales portals
  • Digital sales tools
  • Whipstir™ Recipe Database 

Digital Strategy and UX

  • Web design and UX design
  • DTC Retail & Distribution as a Service
  • eCommerce solutions

Full Stack Development

  • Front- and back-end development
  • SaaS and DaaS solutions
  • Product development & innovation

Analytics

  • Data management tools
  • Virtual events & experience
  • Management toolkits

Featured Digital Strategy and Development Work

Lundberg Farms web screen

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Lundberg Family Farms

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Lundberg Family Farms

Ecommerce Solutions
Lundberg Family Farms sells responsible and sustainable rice-based products. When the decision was made to add a cart to the site, they chose Marlin Network Commerce to navigate the company through the e-commerce setup and ongoing marketing. Now the company is exceeding on-line sales goals every month.

Chef making a Whipstir recipe

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Whipstir™

Marlin Network

Whipstir™

Designed By Chefs For Chefs
Whipstir gives your chef team easy access to your entire recipe library. If your recipe collection is hiding out in presentation decks, file drawers and servers, Whipstir brings them all together in one place. The experience is intuitive, user-friendly, collaborative and secure. We created Whipstir with chefs for chefs. We know you’re going to love how easy we make recipe organization!

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H.E.L.P.

Marlin Network

H.E.L.P.

Restaurant H.E.L.P.
Our response to COVID was to develop a a multimedia collaboration with Foodable TV that supports restaurants of any size. This series of 12 podcast episodes, all with downloadable toolkits was launched to support restaurants in their fight back to reopening.

The Alchemedia Project

Jif That Dish

The Alchemedia Project

Jif That Dish

“Jif That Dish” Menu Tool and Live Culinary Demonstration
Peanut Butter is popular! And Jif is America’s favorite brand. See how The Alchemedia Project connected the dots for foodservice operators with innovative tools and support.

McCain responsive website

The Alchemedia Project

McCain Makeover

The Alchemedia Project

McCain Makeover

McCain Foods Website Makeover
McCain Foods’ website makeover was a key part of the company’s plan to “walk the walk” as an indispensable partner and solution provider to operators.

Perspectives on Digital Strategy & Development

What’s the Hubbub?

Jeff Daniel

Jeff Daniel

SVP of Integrated Connections
Apple, namely Tim Cook, has been talking about the need for transparency around data collected on consumers and to give consumers control over whether they want data collected about them or not...
Digital data security

Our Need for Speed

Brad Hill

Brad Hill

VP of Digital and Technology
Back in 1993, Jakob Nielsen published an article entitled, “Response Times: The 3 Important Limits.” His research was ground breaking and impacted computer software design for years to come…
Motion blurred cars speeding down a highway

How to Make Killer Websites

Brad Hill

Brad Hill

VP of Digital and Technology
Knowing that 63% of people do research online before making purchase decisions, websites are an important part of your marketing strategy. A website should be considered an extension of your sales team. When it is done right, the site is informative, useful and is a positive reflection of your brand…
Wireframing and planning a website

How to Go Digital (and 4 Ways You Shouldn’t)

Brad Hill

Brad Hill

VP of Digital and Technology
Email has arguably been a cornerstone for digital communication in the internet age, but email has some painful flaws that still need to be addressed…
Digital phone with multiple planes and circuits

5 Key Steps to Create a High-Visibility Website

Stephanie Lueck

Stephanie Lueck

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist
“Foodservice has changed dramatically over the last decade”. It seems like an obvious statement, but to put the shifts into perspective, let’s go back to 2009 and see how many menus call out “farm-to-table” ingredients…
Long-necked giraffe

Google’s DeepMind AI

Brad Hill

Brad Hill

VP of Digital and Technology
In 2014, Google acquired a British artificial intelligence company, DeepMind Technologies, with the goal of creating a general-purpose artificial intelligence (AI).…
Iron Man superhero animation

DMARC Get Set Go

Brad Hill

Brad Hill

VP of Digital and Technology
Email has arguably been a cornerstone for digital communication in the internet age, but email has some painful flaws that still need to be addressed…
Phone with email alert message

Artificial Intelligence for Marketers

Brad Hill

Brad Hill

VP of Digital and Technology
As a marketer, you know the importance of content. That’s not changing any time soon. Back in 2014, we saw content-first design hit peak momentum. Then mobile-first design came on the scene, which is still widely considered the best practice for digital marketing. Then, Google shifted the conversation toward experience.…
Human brain connected to computer screens

4 Ways to Tell if Your Website Is Operator-Friendly

Stephanie Lueck

Stephanie Lueck

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist
Almost all foodservice manufacturers have some kind of web presence. But how do you know if yours truly meets the needs of operators? To find out what they’re looking for, our team at the Marlin Network has interviewed a diverse panel of operators and taken a look at what’s happening in the larger digital universe to compile some must-have features…
Happy illustrated people building a website

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