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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 6/10/2013 via BusinessWire

Agilysys, Inc., acquired TimeManagement Corporation

synopsis: Agilysys, Inc., a leading provider of innovative information technology and hospitality software, services and solutions, announced that it has acquired the assets of TimeManagement Corporation, a privately-owned Minneapolis-based technology provider with solutions that streamline workforce management environments for hospitality operators.
buyer: Agilysys, Inc. (AGYS:$238.42)
Agilysys is a leading developer and marketer of proprietary enterprise software, services and solutions to the hospitality and retail industries. The Company specializes in market-leading point-of-sale, property management, inventory and procurement, and mobile and wireless solutions. "
target: TimeManagement Corporation
TimeManagement is a privately held company dedicated to the mission of providing superior enterprise-wide software and complete service solutions to streamline workforce management environments for hospitality and food service operators.
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closed 6/13/2017 via PR Newswire

Access Group, acquired Selima Ltd.

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK's leading providers of software to mid-market customers, has completed the acquisition of Selima Limited. Selima is a prominent provider of cloud-based workforce management software and managed payroll services, particularly in the Retail and Hospitality and Education sectors.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
The Access Group is a leading provider of integrated business application software to middle-market companies across a number of focused verticals. The Access Group's software portfolio spans ERP, finance, human resources, payroll, business intelligence and numerous vertical specific applications. "
target parent: YFM Equity Partners Limited
target: Selima Ltd.
Selima is a prominent provider of cloud-based workforce management software and managed payroll services, particularly in the Retail and Hospitality and Education sectors.
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announced 6/24/2015 via Company Press Release

Insight Venture Partners, will acquire Fourth Ltd.

synopsis: ECI Partners announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell majority ownership of Fourth, the world’s leading provider of cloud-based (SaaS) cost control solutions to the hospitality industry, to New York-based venture capital and private equity firm Insight Venture Partners.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is a leading global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth technology and software companies that are driving transformative change in their industries. It has raised more than $10 billion and invested in more than 200 companies worldwide. "
target parent: ECI Partners
target: Fourth Ltd.
Founded in 1999, Fourth’s real-time software helps restaurants, pubs and hotel groups manage their key costs, labour, stock and purchasing more efficiently.
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closed 3/15/2012 via BNC Analysis

British Smaller Companies VCT plc, acquired Selima Ltd.

synopsis: British Smaller Companies VCT 2 plc and British Smaller Companies Vct Plc, funds managed by YFM Equity Partners Limited, acquired a majority stake in Selima from Mark Kinnell in a management buy-in. Selima Ltd. designs and develops human resource management software.
buyer parent: YFM Equity Partners Limited
buyer: British Smaller Companies VCT plc (LSE:$1.17)
British Smaller Companies VCT plc is a venture capital trust of YFM Private Equity specializing in investments in quoted and unquoted companies listed on alternative investment market in the United Kingdom. "
target parent: YFM Equity Partners Limited
target: Selima Ltd.
Selima is a UK based company that provides software solutions and managed services to all sectors of the market, with a focus on public sector organisations and large businesses.
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closed 7/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

MBO Partenaires, acquired Sequoiasoft SAS

synopsis: MBO Partenaires, an independent private equity firm in France, has acquired a majority stake in Sequoiasoft, a French management software developer that specializes in the hospitality, restaurant, outdoor accommodation and wellness industries. Sequoiasoft enables businesses to simplify their daily tasks and focus on welcoming their clients.
buyer: MBO Partenaires
Founded in 2002 and wholly owned by its management team, MBO Partenaires is an independent private equity firm in France with an entrepreneurial mindset. MBO Partenaires supports French SMEs in their growth projects. The firm also supports Spanish, Belgian and Swiss companies. "
target: Sequoiasoft SAS
Sequoiasoft is a French management software developer that specializes in the hospitality, restaurant, outdoor accommodation and wellness industries. Sequoiasoft enables businesses to simplify their daily tasks and focus on welcoming their clients and winning their loyalty.
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closed 4/25/2018 via PR Newswire

Beyond, acquired PeachWorks

synopsis: Beyond, the business tools and services company, just announced its official acquisition of PeachWorks, a fully-integrated business management platform. PeachWorks is a single software business management solution that consolidates data from multiple sources to provide comprehensive analytics and modules for forecasting, inventory, and scheduling.
buyer: Beyond
Beyond is a financial technology and transactions company offering a suite of business tools and services including payment processing, employee management (payroll, HR, compliance), lending, and point-of-sale. "
target: PeachWorks
PeachWorks is a single software business management solution that consolidates data from multiple sources to provide comprehensive analytics and modules for forecasting, inventory, and scheduling. Currently tailored to restaurant management, it offers tools for recipes, menus, and labor management.
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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:$6,830.00)
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 8/31/2015 via BNC Analysis

DineOut, acquired inResto Services Pvt Ltd

synopsis: Delhi-based table reservation platform Dineout has acquired Bengaluru-based inResto Services Pvt Ltd. With this acquisition, Dineout has entered the B2B segment providing end-to-end solutions in restaurant management. Founded in 2012, Dineout is a table reservation platform operating in seven cities.
buyer parent: Times of India 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: inResto Services Pvt Ltd
inResto Services Pvt Ltd owns and operates online based restaurant management platform. Its features include reservation and inventory management, CRM and Analytics, Social Media Integration, SMS & Email Compaigns, and more.
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closed 8/24/2015 via PR Newswire

Vivonet, Inc., acquired Syrus Restaurant Information Services

synopsis: Vivonet, a leading provider of SaaS based point of sale solutions announced it has completed the acquisition of Syrus Restaurant Information Services, a SaaS provider of back office solutions. Syrus is a leading provider of back office and above store reporting systems to the restaurant industry in North America, used by more than 2500 restaurants.
buyer parent: Marlin Equity Partners
buyer: 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. "
target: Syrus Restaurant Information Services
Syrus Restaurant Information Services is the leading provider of back office and above-store reporting tools and services for the restaurant industry. The in-store tools and services allow restaurants to grow sales and reduce food, inventory and labor costs while improving operational efficiency.
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announced 11/8/2019 via BusinessWire

PAR Technology Corporation, will acquire Restaurant Magic

synopsis: ParTech, Inc., a global provider of software, systems, and service solutions to the restaurant and retail industries, will acquire 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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closed 11/5/2018 via BusinessWire

Resy, acquired Reserve Media, Inc.

synopsis: Resy, the ground-breaking hospitality technology company, announced its acquisition of competitor Reserve, the country's premier hospitality technology platform, helping restaurants and guests connect. Reserve helps guests discover restaurants, book reservations and get personalized service.
buyer: Resy
Resy is a SaaS restaurant reservation tool that uses technology to redefine hospitality by offering a cutting edge real-time cloud-based system with flat pricing, resetting industry expectations about how much value restaurants should expect from technology partners. "
target: Reserve Media, Inc.
Reserve is the country's premier hospitality technology platform, helping restaurants and guests connect. Reserve helps guests discover restaurants, book reservations and get personalized service.
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closed 3/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Hotel Effectiveness, acquired LobbyLights

synopsis: Hotel Effectiveness, provider of labor-management software, has acquired the business and assets of LobbyLights, a wage comparison data provider for hospitality. Hoteliers are able to use LobbyLights to gain real-time access to essential compensation information by completing their wage and benefits survey.
buyer: Hotel Effectiveness
Hotel Effectiveness provides workforce management software to hotels, helping manage labor costs and increasing profitability with real-time labor monitoring, scheduling, time and attendance. "
target: LobbyLights
LobbyLights is an online data provider for the hotel and lodging industry. Hoteliers are able to use LobbyLights to gain real-time access to essential compensation information by completing their wage and benefits survey.
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closed 6/9/2016 via Yahoo, Inc.

WorkForce Software, acquired WorkPlace Systems

synopsis: WorkForce Software announced that it has acquired Workplace, the leading cloud-based employee scheduling solution for retail and hospitality, with offices in the United Kingdom, the U.S., and Australia.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: WorkForce Software
As the leader in cloud-based workforce management, WorkForce Software is 'Making Work Easy' for employers around the globe. Their tailored solutions empower enterprise and mid-sized organizations to fully automate time, labor, and workforce scheduling processes. "
target parent: LDC Limited
target: WorkPlace Systems
Workplace helps consumer-facing businesses enable true workforce flexibility and collaboration, supporting both employee work/life balance and business objectives. Their SaaS products create smart schedules that are optimized to deliver improved customer experience and revenue growth.
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closed 8/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

Caterwings, acquired Lemoncat

synopsis: Caterwings, the Rocket Internet-founded corporate catering marketplace that operates in eight countries, has acquired German competitor Lemoncat. LemonCat is an online platform for business catering that helps businesses find the best local food for their meetings, conferences and events.
buyer parent: Rocket Internet
buyer: Caterwings
Caterwings is an online marketplace for business catering. Founded in 2015, we’ve made it our mission to digitalize the catering market and simplify the process of choosing and ordering catering services online. "
target: Lemoncat
LemonCat is an online platform for business catering that helps businesses finding the best local food for their meetings, conferences and events. For the catering industry LemonCat offers CATERDESK.com, a SaaS solution for caterers to manage their business digitally.
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announced 9/27/2018 via BusinessWire

Global Payments, Inc., will acquire SICOM Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Global Payments Inc., a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions, announced an agreement to acquire SICOM Systems, Inc. from LLR Partners. SICOM provides enterprise, cloud-based SaaS solutions and other technologies to quick service and fast casual restaurants, as well as food service management providers, worldwide.
buyer: Global Payments, Inc. (GPN:$3,454.43)
Global Payments Inc. is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. They provide a range of products and services that allow their customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels. "
target parent: LLR Partners
target: SICOM Systems, Inc.
SICOM Systems, Inc. is a provider of end-to-end technologies and services for the quick service and fast casual restaurants. The company offers front-of-house solutions, back-of-house solutions and above restaurant solutions that help major restaurant chains streamline their operations.
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closed 11/15/2017 via Company Press Release

Volaris Group Inc., acquired CaterTrax

synopsis: Volaris Group announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Hospitality 101, Inc., doing business as CaterTrax, a catering management software provider based in Rochester, New York. CaterTrax is an industry leading catering management software company primarily serving the non-commercial foodservice industry.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow. "
target: CaterTrax
CaterTrax is an industry leading catering management software company that is built by caterers for caterers. Primarily serving the non-commercial foodservice industry, CaterTrax provides flexible solutions to multi-unit contractors across the US and Canada, streamlining enterprise management.
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closed 7/10/2019 via PE Hub

HotSchedules merged with Fourth Ltd.,

synopsis: Marlin Equity Partners is pleased to announce that it has acquired HotSchedules and Fourth, two leading providers of workforce, inventory and operations management solutions to the global restaurant and hospitality industry. Marlin has merged the two companies to create the industry’s most comprehensive back-of-house software suite.
buyer parent: Marlin Equity Partners
buyer: Fourth Ltd.
Fourth provides complete, end-to-end restaurant and hospitality management solutions that empower operators to optimize profits, enhance guest satisfaction, improve employee engagement and scale profitably. "
target: HotSchedules
HotSchedules provides state-of-the-art technology, services and user experiences for the restaurant, retail and hospitality verticals. Over 30,000 customers across 170,000+ locations globally rely on HotSchedules’ software to help them control costs, maintain compliance, and improve visibility.
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announced 5/15/2019 via BusinessWire

American Express Company, will acquire Resy

synopsis: American Express announced it has agreed to acquire Resy, the digital restaurant reservation booking and management platform. Resy offers a table management, customer relationship management and booking technology suite for restaurants, with a consumer-facing restaurant reservation app and website to enhance dining experiences worldwide.
buyer: American Express Company (AXP:$38,379.00)
The American Express Company, also known as Amex, is an American multinational financial services corporation. American Express is a globally integrated payments company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. "
target: Resy
Resy is a hospitality technology company, built for and powered by restaurant lovers. Resy offers reservation management software and a consumer-facing restaurant reservation app to elevate and enhance dining experiences worldwide. Consumers can book and manage reservations on Resy.com and the app.
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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 7/24/2019 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 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.
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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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closed 1/11/2010 via Market Wire

Dinerware, Inc., acquired DishCloud

synopsis: Dinerware, Inc., a leading developer of restaurant POS (point of sale) software, announced the acquisition of privately held DishCloud, a Web-based ordering service. DishCloud, based in Seattle, is a strategic addition to the Dinerware point-of-sale software platform.
buyer: Dinerware, Inc.
Dinerware provides restaurant (point of sale) systems to fine dining, cafes, nightclubs, bars, fast casual, counter service, QSR, hotels, casinos, golf courses and wineries. "
target: DishCloud
DishCloud features a user-friendly interface, delivery and pickup systems, secure credit card processing and a restaurant-branded look-and-feel. DishCloud's remotely hosted web application is built as a web ordering hub.
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closed 8/15/2018 via PR Newswire

Rising Sun Ventures, acquired Eyenalyze, Inc.

synopsis: Rising Sun Ventures announces its purchase of a majority stake in Eyenalyze, an Arkansas-based software firm specialized in data analytics for restaurant owners and franchises. Its subscription-based service empowers restaurant managers, executives and business owners with customized, data-driven insights to maximize profitability.
buyer: Rising Sun Ventures
Rising Sun Ventures (RSV) is a private investment firm. RSV has a portfolio of companies with a focus on algorithmic data aggregation and analysis. It operates globally and is headquartered in Pleasanton, CA. "
target: Eyenalyze, Inc.
Eyenalyze is an analytics tool for restaurant owners that helps manage profitability by delivering real-time financial reporting data on sales, invoices and labor on any device. Their API retrieves daily updates from POS, Vendor/Supplier, Ingredient/Menu, Payroll, Credit Card, and Banking systems.
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closed 4/24/2019 via BusinessWire

Lavu, acquired MenuDrive

synopsis: Lavu, an industry leader in mobile point-of-sale and payments systems, announced the acquisition of MenuDrive, a branded online and mobile ordering platform for restaurants. Their cutting-edge technology allows restaurant operators to seamlessly add Ecommerce to their businesses, so that customers can order online, or through their mobile phones.
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: MenuDrive
MenuDrive empowers restaurants and caterers to provide their own branded online and mobile ordering systems. Their cutting-edge technology allows restaurant operators to seamlessly add Ecommerce to their businesses, so that customers can order online, or through their mobile phones.
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closed 9/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

JDC S.A., acquired Popina

synopsis: Altis+ has acquired Popina through its subisdary JDC S.A., a leading provider of point of sale hardware. Popina provides a cash register on iPads for restaurants and bars. Popina is the fastest cash register on the market and also features inventory management, statistics, reservations, floor plans, and more.
buyer: JDC S.A.
Founded in 1989, JDC S.A. is a leading provider of point of sale hardware. The company offers a variety of hardware, including cash registers, electronic payment terminals, video surveillance and alarm systems, electronic beverage dispensers, and electronic scales. "
target: Popina
Popina provides a cash register on iPads for restaurants and bars. Their platform allows restaurants to save time, increase sales, and focus on their business. Popina is the fastest cash register on the market and also features inventory management, statistics, reservations, floor plans, and more.
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closed 6/3/2015 via BNC Analysis

Orderbird AG, acquired Pepperbill

synopsis: Orderbird AG, a complete POS solution that is ideal for bars, restaurants and clubs, has acquired Pepperbill GmbH, a tech company aimed at the hospitality sector. Pepperbill allows restaurant staff to place orders and settle payments using an iPhone or iPad.
buyer: Orderbird AG
The iPad POS system, Orderbird POS, is a complete POS solution that is ideal for bars, restaurants and clubs. The cash register system can be individualized according to your needs. It will send the waiter's orders directly and wireless to the kitchen and bar. "
target parent: Sky and Sand GmbH
target: Pepperbill
Pepperbill is a tech company aimed at the hospitality sector. It allows restaurant staff to place orders and settle payments using an iPhone or iPad. It is located in Germany.
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closed 10/22/2014 via PE Hub

LightSpeed Retail Inc., acquired Posios

synopsis: LightSpeed Retail Inc, provider of a comprehensive suite of retail tools for the iGeneration, has acquired POSIOS, a Belgian mobile point-of-sale platform targeted to the hospitality industry. POSIOS bundles solutions in a single integrated cloud-based service, which will lower the expenses and improve maintainability and usability.
buyer: LightSpeed Retail Inc. (TSX:LSPD:$84.05)
LightSpeed continues to evolve, providing retailers with a comprehensive suite of retail tools for the iGeneration, whether they’re operating in traditional bricks-and-mortar stores, in pop-up locations, at trade shows, conferences or special events, or online. "
target: Posios
POSIOS offers a cloud-based mobile Point of sales ecosystem for restaurants, providing solutions to enhance their revenue, productivity and visibility. POSIOS bundles solutions in a single integrated cloud-based service, which will lower the expenses and improve maintainability and usability.
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closed 9/30/2013 via Company Press Release

Sky and Sand GmbH, acquired Pepperbill

synopsis: Germany’s Fabian and Ferry Heilemann through holding company Sky & Sand GmbH made a majority stake purchase in Pepperbill, one of a growing number of companies offering new mobile POS solutions. Pepperbill, is aimed at the hospitality sector. It allows restaurant staff to place orders and settle payments using an iPhone or iPad.
buyer: Sky and Sand GmbH
ky & Sand GmbH was founded in 2013 by Fabian and Ferry Heilemann and has its headquarters with 15 employees in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg. Sky & Sand is a holding company with competence in enterprise development and whose current subsidiaries include DailyDeal GmbH and Heilemann & Company GmbH. "
target: Pepperbill
Pepperbill is a tech company aimed at the hospitality sector. It allows restaurant staff to place orders and settle payments using an iPhone or iPad.
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closed 6/24/2013 via BusinessWire

Net Element, Inc., acquired Aptito, Inc.

synopsis: Net Element International announced that they have completed the acquisition of Aptito, a next generation, cloud-based point of sale platform for restaurants -- and will operate it through newly-formed Aptito, LLC, a subsidiary TOT Group, its mobile payments and transaction processing holding company.
buyer: Net Element, Inc. (NETE:$45.96)
Net Element International is a global technology-driven group specializing in electronic commerce, mobile payments & transactional services. The company owns & operates a global mobile payments & transaction processing provider, TOT Group, as well as several popular content monetization verticals. "
target: Aptito, Inc.
Aptito, Inc. is the new generation of smart, customer engaged, patent-pending payments platform, mobile Point of Sale (“mPOS”), mobile commerce application and self-ordering Apple®iPad®-based kiosk.
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closed 10/30/2015 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Digital Dining

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation's largest payment processors, announced its acquisition of Digital Dining, a provider of restaurant point-of-sale and management systems throughout the United States. This acquisition allows Heartland to help restaurants with their point-of-sale system in a secure commerce system.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the largest payment processors in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive breach warranty. "
target: Digital Dining
DIGITAL DINING is a very rich, robust product which is surprisingly easy to use and includes frequency, time and attendance, report writers in Crystal, XML and Excel, accounts receivable, delivery, quick service, drive-thru, bar service and table service all in one powerful application.
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closed 9/15/2017 via GlobeNewswire

SICOM Systems, Inc., purchased FingerPrints POS System from Posera Ltd.

synopsis: SICOM and Posera Ltd., a provider of software solutions for the hospitality industry, announced the acquisition by SICOM of the FingerPrints point of sale system from Posera. FingerPrints enjoys an intuitive user interface and fully redundant system with integrated payment, EMV and loyalty and gift card capabilities.
buyer: SICOM Systems, Inc.
SICOM Systems, Inc. is a provider of end-to-end technologies and services for the quick service and fast casual restaurants. The company offers front-of-house solutions, back-of-house solutions and above restaurant solutions that help major restaurant chains streamline their operations. "
seller: Posera Ltd. (TSX:PAY:$13.35)
Based in Canada, Posera is a leading provider of hospitality technology. It manages merchant transactions with consumers and facilitates all aspects of the payment transaction. Their FingerPrints POS system was specifically designed for the quick service restaurant industry.
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