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Restaurant Staffing App Launches in NYC

New York hospitality workers eager to supplement their income, or break into the food and hospitality industry now have an incredible resource in their pockets with the launch of Staffy, a new app that is now live in the Big Apple Staffy connects restaurants, bars, caterers, and event runners with eager, qualified workers to sub in when the establishments find themselves short-staffed.

Como Expands Offering with POS-Integrated Como Sense Express

Como, a global leader in cloud-based customer engagement solutions, has expanded its product offering with the launch of Como Sense Express, which gets businesses set up fast with personalized loyalty programs, a branded mobile app, and actionable data and BI.

TripAdvisor and Deliveroo Announce Delivery Agreement

TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site, and Deliveroo, the on-demand food-delivery service, announced the integration of Deliveroo’s restaurant network into the TripAdvisor desktop website, mobile web, and mobile app experiences across 12 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific regions.

Upserve Partners with Vista Equity Partners for Strategic Investment

Upserve, a leading Restaurant Management Platform, announced a strategic investment and partnership with Vista Equity Partners (“Vista”), a leading investment firm. The partnership and capital will enable Upserve to accelerate its growth, grow its employee base, and further invest in delivering a seamless platform for restaurateurs.

St. John’s Program for Real Change Picks Ordyx for POS System

Ordyx POS announced that St. John’s Program for Real Change have hired their services for its in-house restaurant, PLATES. St. John’s is a non-profit organization that helps homeless women turn their lives around and get an education to start a career.

Chicagoans Can Now Earn Free Food Through Freevo App

Freevo, a membership-based mobile app offering free food and drinks throughout the city, is officially launching Thursday in Chicago. The app, which began beta testing earlier this year, has since attained thousands of satisfied users and over 150 partner restaurants covering the greater Chicago area, including Sayat Nova (Streeterville), Mama Milano’s Pizza Bar (Old Town) and Milt’s Barbecue for the Perplexed (Lakeview).

Toast Restaurant POS Partners with PeachWorks

Toast, the all-in-one restaurant technology platform and one of the fastest-growing SaaS companies in the U.S., announced a partnership and integration between its Restaurant POS and PeachWorks. Together, Toast and PeachWorks will provide restaurant operators with scheduling and inventory capabilities, empowering restaurants—from SMB to enterprise—with a seamless back-of-the-house experience.

Revel Systems Launches Revel University for Customers

Revel Systems is an industry leading feature-rich POS and platform transforming the way business is done by integrating all operations and customer channels into a single dashboard. The company Tuesday announced Revel University, a complementary training platform to assist businesses with the setup and onboarding process for all aspects of the Revel Systems POS.

NCR Technology Powers Yoshi’s Massive Restaurant

When the Japanese Restaurant and Jazz venue, Yoshi’s, was looking for a way to increase their speed of service and customer satisfaction in their massive 17,000-square- foot location in the most efficient way, the management team turned to NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, for help with their restaurant operations transformation.