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closed 6/9/2021 via Company Press Release

Toast, Inc., acquired xtraCHEF

synopsis: Toast, the end-to-end cloud platform purpose-built for the restaurant community, has acquired xtraCHEF, a suite of back office tools for restaurants, including accounts payable automation and inventory management.
buyer: Toast, Inc.
Toast is an all-in-one point-of-sale and restaurant management platform. As a cloud-based system built specifically for restaurants, Toast offers advanced functionality including tableside ordering, quick menu modifications, real-time enterprise reporting, online ordering, and labor management. "
target: xtraCHEF
xtraCHEF is a suite of back office tools for restaurants, including accounts payable automation and inventory management. xtraCHEF arms operators to take control of rising inventory costs, automate accounts payable, and streamline back office tasks to increase overall profitability.
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closed 1/19/2022 via BusinessWire

Meal Ticket, acquired Marketman

synopsis: Meal Ticket, a leading end-to-end business management solution for foodservice distributors, and MarketMan, a leading inventory management and supplier automation platform for the restaurant industry, announced a merger to combine their complementary software.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Meal Ticket
Meal Ticket is a software provider in the food service supply chain, delivering a suite of SaaS tools to provide distributors and manufacturers visibility into critical market data. The company’s solutions enable its clients to shift from analog systems to fully automated, software-driven solutions."
target: Marketman
MarketMan is an inventory management platform that helps restaurants keep costs under control and efficiently manage inventory by automating back-of-house operations. MarketMan’s cloud-based inventory management and purchasing solution simplifies all back-of-house operations.
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announced 10/18/2021 via PR Newswire

Popmenu, Inc., will acquire OrderNerd, LLC

synopsis: Popmenu will acquire OrderNerd, a fast-growing, innovative player in the food ordering and delivery space. OrderNerd is a leading-edge tech company that partners with local independents and national brands and allows them to consolidate all of their third-party online ordering platforms into a space.
buyer: Popmenu, Inc.
Popmenu specializes in transformative online and on-premise technologies that help restaurants increase brand visibility, guest engagement, revenue and profitability. "
target: OrderNerd, LLC
OrderNerd, a fast-growing, innovative player in the food ordering and delivery space. OrderNerd helps restaurants by allowing them to consolidate all of their third-party online ordering platforms into a single pane of glass for the front of house, kitchen and back office.
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closed 6/11/2021 via Company Press Release

Restaurant365, LLC, acquired Compeat

synopsis: Restaurant365, the leading all-in-one restaurant management platform, has acquired Compeat, a leading provider of feature-rich restaurant back office, workforce, and business intelligence software. The acquisition extends Restaurant365’s leadership in the space and further enables its commitment to helping restaurants thrive.
buyer: Restaurant365, LLC
Restaurant365 is the industry leading all-in-one, accounting, inventory, scheduling, payroll and HR solution developed specifically for restaurants. The R365 platform simplifies day-to-day management for restaurant operators, allowing them to control food costs and optimize labor costs. "
target parent: Serent Capital
target: Compeat
Compeat is the leading provider of innovative accounting, back office, workforce, and business intelligence solutions designed specifically for restaurants. Compeat’s solutions are designed to maximize restaurant profitability and control prime cost through actionable business intelligence.
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announced 8/19/2020 via Company Press Release

Nithit Sahornlak, will acquire ITEC Software Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Nithit Sahornlak, a former shareholder of ITEC Software Co., Ltd., will acquire a 51% stake in ITEC Software from Com7, a retailer of IT products in Thailand. ITEC Software is a provider of point of sale (POS) software solutions in Thailand. Their POS software enable businesses to more efficiently take orders and keep track of payments and stock.
buyer: Nithit Sahornlak
Nithit Sahornlak is a former shareholder of ITEC Software Co., Ltd. "
target parent: Com7 Public Company Limited
target: ITEC Software Co., Ltd.
ITEC Software is a provider of point of sale (POS) software solutions in Thailand. ITEC Software offers POS solutions for retailers and restaurants. Their POS software features inventory management solutions and enable businesses to more efficiently take orders and keep track of payments and stock.
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closed 4/2/2020 via BNC Analysis

Kitchens Centre, acquired Posify

synopsis: Kitchens Centre has acquired Posify, a technology-driven management solution for Food & Beverage brands. It allows brands to manage orders on a single platform, while also helping with inventory management, billing and delivery tracking.
buyer: Kitchens Centre
Founded in 2019 by Lakshay Jain, Kitchens Centre offers turnkey solutions to cloud kitchens—right from providing commercial space and kitchen infrastructure to assisting with branding, order management, delivery and maintenance services. "
target: Posify
Based in India, Posify is a technology driven management solution powering all the food & beverage business models running in the market. Posify empowers restaurants with the tools to get their business online, interact with customers and improve their operational performance.
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closed 7/25/2018 via Company Press Release

Upserve, Inc., acquired SimpleOrder

synopsis: Upserve, the industry’s leading full-service Restaurant Management Platform, announced the acquisition of the best-in-class inventory management platform SimpleOrder, which will now become Upserve Inventory, an easy-to-use solution designed to help restaurants streamline operations, cut food costs, and grow profits.
buyer: Upserve, Inc.
In a single platform, Upserve offers the market-leading cloud point of sale for restaurants, actionable analytics, transparent processing, automated inventory and ordering, mobile restaurant management, and seamless integration with leading third-party restaurant apps. "
target: SimpleOrder
SimpleOrder provides restaurants with an automated inventory system that provides counts in real-time, reducing food waste while simultaneously streamlining the ordering and replenishment process. SimpleOrder helps thousands of restaurants in over 25 countries cut costs and streamline operations.
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closed 3/2/2016 via BusinessWire

NCR Corporation, acquired Cimplebox, Inc.

synopsis: NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced that it has completed the acquisition of CimpleBox, Inc., a provider of simplified SaaS-based back-office software to restaurant operators and retailers.
buyer: NCR Corporation (NCR:$6,462.00)
NCR Corporation is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into positive experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables transactions across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology. "
target: Cimplebox, Inc.
CimpleBox is a revolutionary software platform that allows users to collect and leverage historical data, easily access and monitor the health of their retail operation and most importantly, provide a platform that helps plan for success.
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closed 12/19/2019 via BusinessWire

PAR Technology Corporation, acquired Restaurant Magic

synopsis: ParTech, Inc., a global provider of software, systems, and service solutions to the restaurant and retail industries, has acquired Restaurant Magic, a restaurant software company and the developer of Data Central. The Data Central software is a suite of cloud back-office applications to help restaurants achieve operational and financial goals.
buyer: PAR Technology Corporation (PAR:$180.96)
PAR is a leading global provider of software, systems, and service solutions to the restaurant and retail industries. PAR is redefining the point of sale through cloud software and bringing technological innovation to all corners of the enterprise. "
target: Restaurant Magic
Restaurant Magic is a restaurant software company and developer of Data Central. Restaurant Magic’s Data Central is a suite of back office applications that leverages business intelligence and automation technologies to manage labor, decrease food costs, and improve customer service.
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$42
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closed 11/17/2021 via BusinessWire

SpotOn, acquired Dolce Software

synopsis: SpotOn, the leading software and payments provider, has acquired Dolce Software, a labor-management solution for restaurants. Dolce provides a cloud-based scheduling and timekeeping solution that integrates with POS systems. Their software allow users to manage labor costs and payrolls from a single screen.
buyer: SpotOn
SpotOn is a cutting-edge payments and software company redefining merchant services. SpotOn brings together payment processing, customer engagement and business management solutions, giving merchants richer data and tools that empower them to more effectively run and grow their business. "
target: Dolce Software
Dolce Software is a labor-management solution for restaurants. Dolce provides a cloud-based scheduling and timekeeping solution that integrates with POS systems. Their software allow users to manage labor costs and payrolls from a single screen.
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announced 3/2/2022 via PR Newswire

DoorDash, will acquire Bbot, Inc.

synopsis: DoorDash, Inc. will acquire Bbot, a hospitality technology startup. Bbot's in-store digital ordering solution allows merchants to increase sales while creating higher quality experiences for customers and staff. Together, Bbot and DoorDash will be able to better support the needs of restaurateurs and other food and beverage venue operators.
buyer: DoorDash (NYSE:DASH:$4,888.00)
DoorDash connects consumers with their favorite local and national businesses across the United States, Canada, Australia, Japan, and Germany. DoorDash enables local businesses to address consumers' expectations of ease and immediacy and thrive in today's convenience economy. "
target: Bbot, Inc.
Bbot is an innovative start-up on a mission to make operating a hospitality business a whole lot easier. Bbot's powerful order and pay software offers everything restaurants needs in one place – from online to in-store digital ordering to reporting and analytics, multi-channel marketing, and more.
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announced 8/7/2020 via PR Newswire

Mad Mobile, will acquire Cake Corporation

synopsis: Mad Mobile, Inc., a leading mobile platform for enterprise restaurants and retailers, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire CAKE, a restaurant technology company based in Silicon Valley and owned by Sysco Corporation. The CAKE Point-of-Sale (POS) solution serves more than 5,000 restaurant locations.
buyer: Mad Mobile
Mad Mobile is an Apple Mobility Partner for enterprise retail and restaurants. Mad Mobile's unique technology modernizes legacy POS systems to launch mobile-first experiences for employees and customers including Mobile POS, Mobile Ordering, Self-Checkout, Contactless Payment, and Curbside Pickup. "
target parent: Sysco Corporation (SYY)
target: Cake Corporation
CAKE is a company offering restaurant-specific technology solutions. CAKE's platform seamlessly integrates front and back of house restaurant operations, allowing restaurant owners and operators to achieve unparalleled visibility into and control over their POS and other business operations.
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closed 7/24/2019 via BusinessWire

Toast, Inc., acquired StratEx Partners, LLC

synopsis: Toast, an all-in-one point-of-sale and restaurant management platform, announced it acquired StratEx, a leading provider of HR and payroll software for restaurants. StratEx’s HR software and consulting services help restaurants automate applicant tracking, scheduling, payroll, benefits, and labor law compliance.
buyer: Toast, Inc.
Toast is an all-in-one point-of-sale and restaurant management platform. As a cloud-based system built specifically for restaurants, Toast offers advanced functionality including tableside ordering, quick menu modifications, real-time enterprise reporting, online ordering, and labor management. "
target: StratEx Partners, LLC
StratEx is a leading provider of HR and payroll software for restaurants. StratEx’s HR software and consulting services help restaurants automate applicant tracking, scheduling, payroll, benefits, and labor law compliance.
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closed 7/26/2017 via BusinessWire

Alchemy Systems LP, acquired Wisetail

synopsis: Alchemy Systems, the world’s largest training company for the food and retail sectors, has acquired Wisetail. Wisetail has gained wide acclaim for providing restaurants, retailers, and franchises a modern employee learning and engagement platform so that they can deliver a consistent guest experience and foster a great work environment.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Alchemy Systems LP
Alchemy is the global leader in innovative solutions that help companies train and engage with their workforces. More than 2.5 million frontline workers at 35,000 locations use Alchemy’s tailored learning, communications, and performance programs. "
target: Wisetail
Wisetail has gained wide acclaim for providing restaurants, retailers, and franchises a modern employee learning and engagement platform so that they can deliver a consistent guest experience and foster a great work environment.
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closed 8/7/2019 via BusinessWire

Lavu, acquired Sourcery

synopsis: Leading mobile point-of-sale and payment processing platform, Lavu, has announced the acquisition of Sourcery, an automated accounts payable solution designed for the restaurant industry. The company’s platform allows food suppliers and buyers to manage their transactions online, ranging from electronic invoicing to payments to product selection.
buyer: Lavu
Lavu is the world’s leading mobile point-of-sale system for restaurants and bars. Offering flexible payment-processing solutions, an intuitive interface, and a proprietary business management suite, Lavu’s restaurant management platform is ideal for all food and drink establishments. "
target: Sourcery
Sourcery is an automated accounts payable solution designed for the restaurant industry. The company’s platform allows food suppliers and buyers to manage their transactions online, ranging from electronic invoicing to payments to product selection.
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closed 8/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

e-foods, acquired CaterCost

synopsis: e-foods, a provider of online purchase to payment solutions for the food and hospitality industry, has acquired CaterCost, a company that delivers cloud-based menu management software for caterers. CaterCost helps with every aspect of menu management; from helping clients understand recipe costing, to keeping them compliant with kitchen regulation.
buyer: e-foods
Based in the UK, e-foods is a provider of online purchase to payment solutions for the food and hospitality industry. Behind e-foods’ industry leading IT solution is a company expert in the management of procurement, purchase and supply across the full scope of day-to-day purchasing requirements. "
target: CaterCost
Based in the UK, CaterCost delivers cloud-based menu management software for caterers. CaterCost helps with every aspect of their clients' menu management; from helping clients take the guesswork out of recipe costing, to keeping them compliant with kitchen regulation.
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announced 10/19/2021 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., will acquire Bentobox

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, will acquire BentoBox, a digital marketing and commerce platform provider that delivers a frictionless diner experience dedicated to accelerating growth and helping restaurants seamlessly connect with their guests.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$16,226.00)
Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology. The company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions, card issuer processing and network services, payments, and more. "
target: Bentobox
BentoBox is a marketing and commerce platform that delivers a seamless guest experience dedicated to accelerating growth. The platform includes products such as websites, ordering (online ordering, pre-order & catering, gift cards, merchandise, tickets), and events management.
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closed 6/9/2021 via BusinessWire

MAPAL Group, acquired Easilys

synopsis: MAPAL Group, a European developer and provider of hospitality management software solutions, has acquired Easilys, a leading multi-site restaurant and kitchen management software provider based in France. Easilys offers a web-based multi-site management software solution that allows restaurateurs to manage, supply and control their restaurants.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: MAPAL Group
MAPAL Group is a European developer and provider of hospitality management software solutions. MAPAL offers workforce management, business analytics, and back office solutions to helps their clients optimize their business, reduce costs, and offer better services. "
target: Easilys
Easilys is a leading multi-site restaurant and kitchen management software provider based in France. Easilys offers a web-based multi-site management software solution that allows restaurateurs to manage, supply and control their restaurants without any particular IT skills.
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closed 12/2/2020 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed POS, acquired Upserve, Inc.

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, announced it has acquired Upserve Inc., a leading restaurant management cloud-software company based in Rhode Island and a Vista Equity Partners portfolio company.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Upserve, Inc.
Upserve Inc. is a leading restaurant management cloud-software company based in Rhode Island and a Vista Equity Partners portfolio company. Upserve is an all-in-one restaurant platform that enables restaurants to run smarter.
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closed 8/11/2020 via BusinessWire

SpotOn, acquired Seatninja

synopsis: SpotOn Transact, Inc, a leading software and payments company, announced it has acquired Seatninja, a reservation management company whose technology stack helps restaurants connect with their customers and grow revenue.
buyer: SpotOn
SpotOn is a cutting-edge payments and software company redefining merchant services. SpotOn brings together payment processing, customer engagement and business management solutions, giving merchants richer data and tools that empower them to more effectively run and grow their business. "
target: Seatninja
Seatninja is a reservation management company whose technology stack helps restaurants connect with their customers and grow revenue. Their tool can be seamlessly integrated with other technologies used by a full service restaurant.
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closed 6/9/2021 via Company Press Release

Toast, Inc., acquired xtraCHEF

synopsis: Toast, the end-to-end cloud platform purpose-built for the restaurant community, has acquired xtraCHEF, a suite of back office tools for restaurants, including accounts payable automation and inventory management.
buyer: Toast, Inc.
Toast is an all-in-one point-of-sale and restaurant management platform. As a cloud-based system built specifically for restaurants, Toast offers advanced functionality including tableside ordering, quick menu modifications, real-time enterprise reporting, online ordering, and labor management. "
target: xtraCHEF
xtraCHEF is a suite of back office tools for restaurants, including accounts payable automation and inventory management. xtraCHEF arms operators to take control of rising inventory costs, automate accounts payable, and streamline back office tasks to increase overall profitability.
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closed 6/9/2021 via Company Press Release

Toast, Inc., acquired xtraCHEF

synopsis: Toast, the end-to-end cloud platform purpose-built for the restaurant community, has acquired xtraCHEF, a suite of back office tools for restaurants, including accounts payable automation and inventory management.
buyer: Toast, Inc.
Toast is an all-in-one point-of-sale and restaurant management platform. As a cloud-based system built specifically for restaurants, Toast offers advanced functionality including tableside ordering, quick menu modifications, real-time enterprise reporting, online ordering, and labor management. "
target: xtraCHEF
xtraCHEF is a suite of back office tools for restaurants, including accounts payable automation and inventory management. xtraCHEF arms operators to take control of rising inventory costs, automate accounts payable, and streamline back office tasks to increase overall profitability.
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closed 7/24/2019 via BusinessWire

Toast, Inc., acquired StratEx Partners, LLC

synopsis: Toast, an all-in-one point-of-sale and restaurant management platform, announced it acquired StratEx, a leading provider of HR and payroll software for restaurants. StratEx’s HR software and consulting services help restaurants automate applicant tracking, scheduling, payroll, benefits, and labor law compliance.
buyer: Toast, Inc.
Toast is an all-in-one point-of-sale and restaurant management platform. As a cloud-based system built specifically for restaurants, Toast offers advanced functionality including tableside ordering, quick menu modifications, real-time enterprise reporting, online ordering, and labor management. "
target: StratEx Partners, LLC
StratEx is a leading provider of HR and payroll software for restaurants. StratEx’s HR software and consulting services help restaurants automate applicant tracking, scheduling, payroll, benefits, and labor law compliance.
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announced 3/15/2022 via BNC Analysis

Global Service Center PLC, will acquire Synature Technology Company Limited

synopsis: Global Service Center, a leading provider of business services in Thailand, will acquire a 51% stake in in Synature Technology from Comanche International, a provider of hotel IT solutions in Thailand. Synature Technology is a provider of POS software systems in Thailand. They provide web-based POS systems for restaurants, spas, and retailers.
buyer: Global Service Center PLC
Global Service Center is a leading provider of business services in Thailand. Global Service Center offers services for contact centers, telesales & telemarketing, debt collection, and data management. "
target parent: Comanche International Public Company Limited
target: Synature Technology Company Limited
Synature Technology is a leading provider of POS software systems in Thailand. Synature Technology provides web-based POS systems for restaurants, spas, and retailers. They also offer solutions for back office management and inventory management.
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$1.37
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closed 11/25/2021 via Company Press Release

Revolut, acquired Nobly POS

synopsis: UK-based Revolut has acquired Nobly POS to expand its offering to serve the restaurant and hospitality sectors. Headquartered in London, Nobly has developed a comprehensive ePOS system for the restaurant and hospitality industry that covers order and inventory management, kitchen displays, smart insights, online ordering, and more.
buyer: Revolut
Based in the UK, Revolut is building the world’s first global financial superapp to help people get more from their money. More than 16 million customers around the world use dozens of Revolut’s innovative products to make more than 150 million transactions a month. "
target: Nobly POS
UK-based Nobly POS provides restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and other retailers with a complete solution to run their businesses. The solution includes inventory management, smart insights, staff management, CRM, promotions, loyalty, menu management, mobile ordering, and delivery, amongst others.
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closed 10/6/2021 via BNC Analysis

MSL Solutions, acquired OrderMate

synopsis: MSL Solutions Limited, a global hospitality venues technology provider, has acquired OrderMate, a provider of hospitality point-of-sale (POS) systems. OrderMate helps hospitality operators to run better businesses. Their cross-platform POS system provides solutions for table management, pickup & delivery orders, contactless ordering and more.
buyer: MSL Solutions (ASX:MSL:$18.04)
MSL Solutions is a global provider of SaaS solutions to the sports, leisure and hospitality sectors. MSL Solutions helps venues move their POS transactions from behind the counter to make ordering and payments faster. They offer solutions to golf clubs, pubs, stadiums, higher education and more. "
target: OrderMate
OrderMate is a leading provider of hospitality point-of-sale (POS) systems. OrderMate helps restaurants, hotels, cafes, nightclubs, and bars to run better businesses. Their cross-platform POS system provides solutions for table management, pickup & delivery orders, contactless ordering and more.
price ($mm)
$5.45
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$4
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$1
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closed 9/29/2021 via BNC Analysis

DotPe, acquired Rista Mobility India Private Limited

synopsis: Former PayU founder Shailaz Nag-led DotPe has acquired Bangalore-based point of sale software service provider Rista. Rista is an omni-channel restaurant management platform that offers end to end Cloud kitchen management solutions on one single platform.
buyer: DotPe
Based in Gurgaon, DotPe is a tech powered, multi-channel commerce platform for seven million merchants in the country, including both large and small business enterprises. "
target: Rista Mobility India Private Limited
Rista is an omni-channel restaurant management platform that offers end to end Cloud kitchen management solutions on one single platform. Restaurants can manage multiple brands from the same kitchen via their centralized dashboard to accept orders.
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closed 11/25/2020 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed POS, acquired ShopKeep.com, Inc.

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, announced the closing of the previously-reported acquisition of ShopKeep Inc., a leading cloud commerce platform provider based in New York City. ShopKeep's platform is used by more than 20,000 retailers and restaurant customer locations nationwide.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed powers complex small and medium-sized businesses with its cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms in over 100 countries. Lightspeed provides all-in-one solutions that drive innovation and digital transformation within the retail, hospitality and golf industries. "
target: ShopKeep.com, Inc.
ShopKeep's platform is used by more than 20,000 retailers and restaurant customer locations nationwide. ShopKeep enables business owners to start and grow their businesses by accepting any type of payment and providing essential features such as automatic inventory tracking.
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$606
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closed 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

North American Bancard, acquired SALIDO

synopsis: North American Bancard (NAB), one of the largest electronic payment processors in the United States, has acquired SALIDO, a leading hospitality technology provider. SALIDO's innovative Restaurant Operating System (Restaurant OS) enables restaurants to manage every aspect of their business.
buyer: North American Bancard
North American Bancard (NAB) is one of the largest electronic payment processors in the United States. NAB provides a modern end-to-end infrastructure to enable globally preferred payment types. Their solutions deliver seamless payment experiences in mobile, online, and in-store environments. "
target: SALIDO
SALIDO is a leading hospitality technology provider. SALIDO's innovative Restaurant Operating System (Restaurant OS) enables restaurants to manage every aspect of their business. They offer solutions for POS, online ordering, tableside ordering, reporting, inventory management and more.
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announced 8/19/2020 via Company Press Release

Nithit Sahornlak, will acquire ITEC Software Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Nithit Sahornlak, a former shareholder of ITEC Software Co., Ltd., will acquire a 51% stake in ITEC Software from Com7, a retailer of IT products in Thailand. ITEC Software is a provider of point of sale (POS) software solutions in Thailand. Their POS software enable businesses to more efficiently take orders and keep track of payments and stock.
buyer: Nithit Sahornlak
Nithit Sahornlak is a former shareholder of ITEC Software Co., Ltd. "
target parent: Com7 Public Company Limited
target: ITEC Software Co., Ltd.
ITEC Software is a provider of point of sale (POS) software solutions in Thailand. ITEC Software offers POS solutions for retailers and restaurants. Their POS software features inventory management solutions and enable businesses to more efficiently take orders and keep track of payments and stock.
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announced 8/7/2020 via PR Newswire

Mad Mobile, will acquire Cake Corporation

synopsis: Mad Mobile, Inc., a leading mobile platform for enterprise restaurants and retailers, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire CAKE, a restaurant technology company based in Silicon Valley and owned by Sysco Corporation. The CAKE Point-of-Sale (POS) solution serves more than 5,000 restaurant locations.
buyer: Mad Mobile
Mad Mobile is an Apple Mobility Partner for enterprise retail and restaurants. Mad Mobile's unique technology modernizes legacy POS systems to launch mobile-first experiences for employees and customers including Mobile POS, Mobile Ordering, Self-Checkout, Contactless Payment, and Curbside Pickup. "
target parent: Sysco Corporation (SYY)
target: Cake Corporation
CAKE is a company offering restaurant-specific technology solutions. CAKE's platform seamlessly integrates front and back of house restaurant operations, allowing restaurant owners and operators to achieve unparalleled visibility into and control over their POS and other business operations.
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closed 4/2/2020 via BNC Analysis

Kitchens Centre, acquired Posify

synopsis: Kitchens Centre has acquired Posify, a technology-driven management solution for Food & Beverage brands. It allows brands to manage orders on a single platform, while also helping with inventory management, billing and delivery tracking.
buyer: Kitchens Centre
Founded in 2019 by Lakshay Jain, Kitchens Centre offers turnkey solutions to cloud kitchens—right from providing commercial space and kitchen infrastructure to assisting with branding, order management, delivery and maintenance services. "
target: Posify
Based in India, Posify is a technology driven management solution powering all the food & beverage business models running in the market. Posify empowers restaurants with the tools to get their business online, interact with customers and improve their operational performance.
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closed 11/21/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Newtek Business Services, Inc., acquired POS on Cloud

synopsis: Newtek Business Services Corp., an internally managed business development company, has acquired a 51% interest in POS on Cloud, a Kentucky-based limited liability company. POS on Cloud developed a secure, affordable, easy-to-use cloud-based Point of Sale (POS) system for restaurant, retail, assisted living, parks, and golf course businesses.
buyer: Newtek Business Services, Inc. (NEWT:$58.59)
Newtek Business Services Corp. is an internally managed Business Development Company, which along with its controlled portfolio companies, provides a wide range of business and financial solutions under the Newtek brand to the small- and medium-sized business market. "
target: POS on Cloud
POS on Cloud provides a secure cloud-based Point of Sale (POS) system for restaurant, retail, assisted living, parks, and golf course businesses. The company provides payments and purchase technology solutions, as well as solutions for inventory, customer management, reporting, and more.
price ($mm)
$0.78*
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closed 8/21/2019 via Company Press Release

Jonas Software, acquired Itwercs

synopsis: Jonas Software, a leading enterprise management software company servicing 20 vertical markets, has acquired Point of Sale Enterprise, LLC (“ITWERCS”). ITWERCS provides a world-class cloud-based enterprise software for restaurants.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Jonas Software
Jonas Software operates independently managed software brands around the world, providing them with the strategic guidance and financial security required to be leaders in their respective markets. They supply industry leading enterprise management software & related services to 20 vertical markets."
target: Itwercs
ITWERCS' cloud platform was originally launched in 2007 inside a major restaurant brand and provides a robust and comprehensive solution which covers Point of Sale, payments, kitchen display systems, scheduling, inventory, marketing & loyalty, and waitlist & reservations.
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closed 11/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

DineOut, acquired Torqus Systems

synopsis: Times Internet’s restaurant booking service Dineout has acquired Pune-based SaaS company Torqus which provides restaurant management software. Torqus offers point-of-sale management, customer data management, delivery tracking, SMS marketing, and supply chain management services.
buyer parent: The Times Group
buyer: DineOut
DineOut is an online restaurant reservation platform. Dineout Services Pvt Ltd. operates dineout.co.in, a personal dining out concierge for restaurant, cafe/lounge, pub/bar, and club bookings for parties/groups in South Delhi, West Delhi, Central Delhi, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Noida, and Faridabad. "
target: Torqus Systems
Pune-based SaaS company Torqus provides restaurant management software. Torqus offers point-of-sale management, customer data management, delivery tracking, SMS marketing, and supply chain management services. It was started by Tanmay Ratnaparkhe and Suneet Kulkarni in 2013 as a PoS service.
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closed 10/3/2018 via PR Newswire

SpotOn, acquired EmaginePOS

synopsis: SpotOn has announced the acquisition of EmaginePOS, which will enable SpotOn to equip restaurants and bars nationwide with an industry-leading POS solution. The cloud-based EmaginePOS platform offers elite reporting capabilities, remote management, Pay-at-the-Table and online ordering functionality.
buyer: SpotOn
SpotOn is a cutting-edge payments and software company redefining the merchant services industry. They bring together payment processing and a robust software solution, giving merchants richer data and tools that empower them to market more effectively to their customers. "
target: EmaginePOS
EmaginePOS is a Web-based point of sale (POS) system for the restaurant industry. The company’s POS lets users to service guests, track tables, clock-in, customize orders, pay anytime, print anywhere, and more; and transforms data into reports, insights, guidance, alerts, and action packed charts.
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closed 9/18/2018 via Company Press Release

Infor, acquired Vivonet, Inc.

synopsis: Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, announced it has acquired Vivonet, Inc., an industry leader in cloud-based hospitality solutions. Vivonet processes millions of transactions every month for thousands of customers across Canada and the United States.
buyer parent: Golden Gate Capital
buyer: Infor
Infor builds business software for specific industries in the cloud, providing complete suites that are designed to support progress. With 15,000 employees and over 90,000 customers in more than 170 countries, Infor software is designed for progress. "
target parent: Marlin Equity Partners
target: Vivonet, Inc.
Vancouver, BC-based Vivonet offers solutions for POS, kiosks, kitchen systems, payments, labor scheduling, and food and labor cost management. Vivonet products are deployed at more than 4,000 locations, with customers including Sodexo, Booster Juice, Burger 21, Pita Pit, and more.
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closed 5/10/2017 via PR Web

Exatouch, acquired MobileNosh

synopsis: Electronic Payments, a provider of merchant services and payment processing solutions, has acquired MobileNosh to enhance the experience of SMBs using Exatouch Point of Sale. MobileNosh is a Mobile & Online ordering platform. It allows merchants to build and manage a menu in the Cloud and extend mobile and online ordering to their clients for free.
buyer parent: Electronic Payments, Inc.
buyer: Exatouch
Exatouch® is a feature-rich point of sale system that empowers businesses with the latest tools and features to increase productivity and manage their business. It's essential to have a solution that is secure, fast, redundant, and supports the latest payment technologies. "
target: MobileNosh
MobileNosh is a Mobile & Online ordering platform for Restaurants and Food Trucks. Restaurants can tie their web and social media presence to the online ordering capabilities provided by MobileNosh. Additionally their online store can accessed via the MobileNosh website or the MobileNosh app.
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closed 5/9/2016 via PR Newswire

Upserve, Inc., acquired Breadcrumb

synopsis: Upserve announced that it has acquired Breadcrumb from Groupon, creating the industry's largest cloud-based restaurant management platform serving more than 6,000 restaurants in every U.S. state. Breadcrumb is a fully featured point of sale system for restaurants, bars and nightclubs built to run in the cloud and on Apple iPad devices.
buyer: Upserve, Inc.
Upserve puts everything restaurateurs need to know in one place, providing real-time guidance to empower local restaurants to unlock their full potential. One of the fastest-growing companies in the restaurant technology space, restaurants use Upserve to manage more than 20 million meals per month. "
target parent: Groupon, Inc.
target: Breadcrumb
Breadcrumb is a suite of powerful, cloud-based iPad and smartphone tools that help businesses operate faster, know their customers better and maximize revenue. Their products include flexible, affordable iPad point-of-sale products and payments solutions for cafes, restaurants, bars and nightclubs.
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closed 6/24/2015 via BNC Analysis

Hello Curry, acquired Fire42

synopsis: Hello Curry, a Hyderabad-based Indian fast food chain, has acquired cloud and mobile-based point-of-sale systems start-up Fire42. Fire42 is a one stop platform for restaurants, designed to help operations, management and marketing work more in sync, while providing more convenience and value for customers.
buyer: Hello Curry
Hello Curry is a Hyderabad, India food delivery start-up. They are a unique fast food concept that offers authentic Indian cuisine. "
target: Fire42
Fire42 is a one stop platform for restaurants, designed to help operations, management and marketing work more in sync, while providing more convenience and value for customers.
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closed 9/19/2014 via BusinessWire

PAR Technology Corporation, acquired Brink Software

synopsis: PAR Technology Corporation, a prominent provider of integrated technology solutions to the hospitality industry, announced that it has acquired Brink Software, Inc., a fast emerging provider of cloud based point of sale (POS) software for restaurants.
buyer: PAR Technology Corporation (PAR:$180.96)
PAR Technology Corporation is an industry leader in systems and service solutions for the hospitality industry. For more than 30 years, PAR has developed technology solutions for hospitality companies: restaurant, hotel, spa, retail, entertainment venues and cruise ships. "
target: Brink Software
Brink Software is a provider of Cloud Software solutions to the hospitality industry. Brink POS is a modern point of sale solution for both quick and table service restaurants and cafés.
price ($mm)
$10
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closed 1/9/2013 via PE Hub

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Vivonet, Inc.

synopsis: US private equity firm Marlin Equity Partners has acquired Vivonet, Inc., a Vancouver, British Columbia-based point of sale software and systems business for the restaurant industry. Prior to Marlin Equity’s acquisition, Vivonet was venture-backed.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a Los Angeles, CA-based private equity firm with over $1 billion of capital under management. The firm is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Vivonet, Inc.
Vivonet is a Software as a Service (SaaS) Provider that processes millions of transactions every month for customers in the restaurant industry across Canada and the United States.
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closed 5/29/2012 via BNC Analysis

Groupon, Inc., acquired Breadcrumb

synopsis: Groupon has just acquired Breadcrumb, a small startup that builds point-of-sale systems for iOS devices.
buyer: Groupon, Inc. (GRPN:$2,503.80)
Groupon features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, eat, see and buy in more than 300 markets around the world. Groupon uses collective buying power to offer unbeatable prices and provide a win-win for businesses and consumers, delivering more than 650 daily deals globally. "
target: Breadcrumb
Breadcrumb is a completely mobile, flexible, and modern hospitality point of sale system designed to refresh the approach to restaurant management. Breadcrumb uses wireless, off-the shelf touch devices and cloud computing to deliver a superior POS experience.
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