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Rosnet Adds 91 New Restaurant Partners in January

Tracking data in real time is crucial for restaurant operators to operate both seamlessly and profitably. Rosnet, a multi-unit restaurant management system that provides restaurant operators the data they need, when they need it, recently signed on 91 new restaurant locations to utilize its system, which allows restaurant operators to track data in real time thanks to comprehensive analytics pulled across all relevant systems.

Presto Announces $30M in Growth Funding

Presto, a leading enterprise front-office software platform for the $900 billion hospitality industry, announced $30 million in growth funding led by Recruit Holdings and Romulus Capital with participation from I2BF Global Ventures, EG Capital and Brainchild Holdings.

ShiftOne Secures $2.6 Million Seed Follow On

ShiftOne, the employee retention tool proven to cut restaurant turnover probability in half, finalized a $2.6 million supplement to its seed funding led by The Entrepreneurs’ Fund.Initial seed investor Bowery Capital returned to participate in the new round alongside newcomer NRD Capital, the restaurant-centric private equity firm whose portfolio includes iconic brands such as Ruby Tuesday.

Savvy Launches U.S. Platforms for Gift Card Processing

Retailers and restaurant gift card operators in the U.S. and Canada now have an exciting opportunity to work with a new market entrant. Savvy, a well-established and highly regarded Irish software company, has just launched its U.

HotSchedules Enjoys Record-Breaking Usage Numbers in 2019

HotSchedules, a leading provider of workforce and back office solutions for the restaurant and hospitality industries, announced record-breaking usage numbers by its over 3 million active users. In 2018 over 170,000 restaurant locations across 61 countries leveraged the HotSchedules platform for its workforce and back office solutions, enabling managers with the tools needed to take the next best action to maximize efficiency, minimize costs, increase revenue and create a better experience for guests and employees alike.

Studio Movie Grill Links with MeazureUp for Operational Efficiency

MeazureUp welcomed Studio Movie Grill, the Dallas based leader and pioneer of the in-theatre dining and movie experience. SMG is one of the latest additions to a fast-growing list of multi-unit chains to utilize the MeazureUp digital inspection app for operational efficiency.

Chef Chris Cosentino Teams Up with SideChef

SideChef, the leading smart recipe cooking platform for the home cook, teams up with Chef Chris Cosentino, celebrity chef and co-owner of Cockscomb restaurant in San Francisco, CA, to make cooking great food possible for every home cook.

Genghis Grill Redesigns Website and Digital Experience

T3, the Austin-based innovation agency, this week launched a new digital experience for Genghis Grill, a Mongolian Concepts restaurant brand. T3 redesigned the brand’s website and technology stack from the ground up to deliver a better brand experience and drive online ordering.

40NORTH Restaurant Group Strikes Delivery Deals with DoorDash, UberEats

40NORTH Restaurant Group, the full-service division of Good Villa Restaurant Group, owned by New Jersey’s own Scotto Family, announced two delivery partnerships with DoorDash, a technology company aiming to connect people with the best goods and services in their cities, and Uber Eats, a food delivery app from Uber that makes getting great food from your favorite local restaurants as easy as requesting a ride.

Waitr Completes $323 Million Acquisition of Bite Squad

Waitr Holdings Inc., a fast-growing restaurant platform for online ordering and on-demand food delivery, announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Bite Squad, for a purchase price of approximately $323 million.

BJ's Restaurants to Test Dine-In Pre-Ordering with Allset

Allset, a leading platform for restaurant reservations and pre-ordering, announced a new partnership with BJ's Restaurants, Inc. to test dine-in pre-ordering service for chain’s locations.This partnership will allow anyone who wants a faster dine-in service, including Allset's large base of corporate diners, to dine at chain’s locations by using Allset.