Like Pepperbill

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 12/3/2020 via PR Newswire

HungerRush, acquired OrdrAI

synopsis: HungerRush, a CapStreet portfolio company, has acquired OrdrAI, a leading text and voice ordering provider for the restaurant industry. This acquisition will extend the capabilities of the HungerRush Restaurant Management System through the addition of a text-to-order solution.
buyer parent: CapStreet Partners
buyer: HungerRush
HungerRush offers a fully integrated restaurant management system. The easy-to-use, highly configurable system includes digital ordering, loyalty and rewards, delivery management and support, takeout and curbside communications, no-contact capabilities, reporting, and management. "
target: OrdrAI
OrdrAI develops digital ordering systems based on conversational AI that enables fast and convenient ordering from restaurants using the SMS function of a mobile device. OrdrAI's technology interprets orders with a high level of accuracy to increase customer satisfaction and drive repeat business.
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closed 1/31/2020 via Company Press Release

PayFacto, acquired Veloce

synopsis: PayFacto Payments Inc., a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region, has acquired Veloce, a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more.
buyer: PayFacto
PayFacto is a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region. Boasting a vast range of services and recognized payment solutions, PayFacto helps companies and organizations take control of their electronic transactions. "
target: Veloce
Veloce is a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more. Their POS systems are extremely reliable and helps their clients to maximize the efficiency and profitability of their business.
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announced 1/8/2020 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed POS, will acquire Gastrofix GmbH

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a leading omnichannel point of sale platform, will acquire Gastrofix, a market leader for cloud-based POS hospitality software in Germany. Gastrofix offers a mobile iPad POS system that completely replaces proprietary cash registers, gastro-cash desks and PC POS systems.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Gastrofix GmbH
Gastrofix is a market leader for cloud-based POS hospitality software in Germany. Gastrofix offers a mobile iPad POS system that completely replaces proprietary cash registers, gastro-cash desks and PC POS systems. Gastrofix enables restaurants and hotels to more efficiently manage their operations.
price ($mm)
$102
rev ($mm)
$13
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EV / rev
10.1x
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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 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 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:$221.73)
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 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 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.
price ($mm)
$0.18*
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$0
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EV / rev
1.1x
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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 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 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.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 12/3/2020 via PR Newswire

HungerRush, acquired OrdrAI

synopsis: HungerRush, a CapStreet portfolio company, has acquired OrdrAI, a leading text and voice ordering provider for the restaurant industry. This acquisition will extend the capabilities of the HungerRush Restaurant Management System through the addition of a text-to-order solution.
buyer parent: CapStreet Partners
buyer: HungerRush
HungerRush offers a fully integrated restaurant management system. The easy-to-use, highly configurable system includes digital ordering, loyalty and rewards, delivery management and support, takeout and curbside communications, no-contact capabilities, reporting, and management. "
target: OrdrAI
OrdrAI develops digital ordering systems based on conversational AI that enables fast and convenient ordering from restaurants using the SMS function of a mobile device. OrdrAI's technology interprets orders with a high level of accuracy to increase customer satisfaction and drive repeat business.
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closed 1/31/2020 via Company Press Release

PayFacto, acquired Veloce

synopsis: PayFacto Payments Inc., a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region, has acquired Veloce, a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more.
buyer: PayFacto
PayFacto is a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region. Boasting a vast range of services and recognized payment solutions, PayFacto helps companies and organizations take control of their electronic transactions. "
target: Veloce
Veloce is a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more. Their POS systems are extremely reliable and helps their clients to maximize the efficiency and profitability of their business.
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announced 1/8/2020 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed POS, will acquire Gastrofix GmbH

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a leading omnichannel point of sale platform, will acquire Gastrofix, a market leader for cloud-based POS hospitality software in Germany. Gastrofix offers a mobile iPad POS system that completely replaces proprietary cash registers, gastro-cash desks and PC POS systems.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Gastrofix GmbH
Gastrofix is a market leader for cloud-based POS hospitality software in Germany. Gastrofix offers a mobile iPad POS system that completely replaces proprietary cash registers, gastro-cash desks and PC POS systems. Gastrofix enables restaurants and hotels to more efficiently manage their operations.
price ($mm)
$102
rev ($mm)
$13
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
10.1x
EV / EBITDA
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 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 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:$221.73)
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:$45.96)
Net Element International is a global technology-driven group specializing in electronic commerce, mobile payments & transactional services. The company owns & operates a global mobile payments & transaction processing provider, TOT Group, as well as several popular content monetization verticals. "
target: Aptito, Inc.
Aptito, Inc. is the new generation of smart, customer engaged, patent-pending payments platform, mobile Point of Sale (“mPOS”), mobile commerce application and self-ordering Apple®iPad®-based kiosk.
price ($mm)[EV]
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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 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.
price ($mm)
$0.18*
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.1x
EV / EBITDA
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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