Facebook adds food ordering, appointment request, event ticketing and quote functions to Pages

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In addition to enhancing social recommendation and event discovery features.

Food ordering – available on restaurant pages integrated with Delivery.com or Slice

Appointment request – book via a business page, confirmation communicated through Messenger

Event ticketing – purchase of movie tickets powered by Fandango enabled directly on Pages; Ticketmaster and Eventbrite collaborations for other events further noted

Quotes – request quotes from local businesses on participating business pages

Facebook's (FB +1.1%) on a mission to simplify tasks that are often facilitated through multiple products with singular features (i.e. recommendations, food ordering, ticketing, local business quotes etc.) by streamlining them across its own integrated network of platforms.

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Previously (October 7): Facebook introduces dedicated events app