restaurant tech

ChowNow acquired Cuboh, a point-of-sale platform that consolidates all orders from delivery apps into one place.

ChowNow snaps up YC-backed POS platform Cuboh and is laying off staff

Owner recently tapped into AI technology for its new email marketer feature that produces an email in the restaurant owner’s style and tone. grabs $33M Series B to improve online guest experiences for mom-and-pop restaurants

From cybersecurity to SaaS for restaurants, the key to running a successful business is selling a product that solves your clients’ real problems.

Solving problems is better than fearmongering

Odeko has operations software for coffee shops to manage inventory, get data insights and order equipment and supplies from over 400 vendors.

B Capital leads Odeko’s $53M Series D to help small coffee shops scale

Zitti’s payment software platform streamlines the transaction between restaurants and food suppliers through payment, price comparison and vendor discoverability tools.

Zitti soaks up some funding sauce so restaurants can manage their food supply chain

Technology innovation often comes in waves, but the restaurant industry saw its surf get bigger and stronger due in part to the pandemic. Startups stepped up across the industry to…

As startups whip up a restaurant tech frenzy, is anyone close to Toast?

A problem has always existed in drive-thrus, but the technology has “never existed to solve the problem and is still not there 100%,” according to ConverseNow CEO Vinay Shukla.

ConverseNow expands its drive-thru ordering tech as it bags another $10M

The independent restaurant customer, most likely adopting restaurant operation technology for the first time, is who Fudo is targeting.

Andreessen, Atlantico, MAYA Capital add some dough to Fudo’s restaurant tech recipe

Acelerate, a software company looking to help restaurants make the most out of their infrastructure, is today announcing the close of a $14.44 million Series A financing led by Sequoia…

Acelerate raises $14.44M Series A to add cloud kitchens to existing restaurants

“Order and pay” platform for bars and restaurants Ordr has raised a €10 million ($12 million) Series A round from Idekapital and OpenOcean. Launched in Norway in 2020 it now…

Pandemic helps Ordr’s simple POS platform for bars and restaurants raise $12M

For immigrants in the United States, representation can feel complex, celebrated and oftentimes a mix of the two. And that’s exactly why sister duo Vanessa and Kim Pham launched Omsom,…

Forget sourdough, these sisters are launching a starter to create authentic Asian food

Venture investors are pouring billions of dollars into feeding their hunger for food and agriculture startups. Whether that trend line is due to enthusiasm for the sector or just broader…

VCs have growing appetite for ‘AgriFood’

Sourcery Technologies Inc. has raised $5 million in venture funding for software that helps restaurateurs and corporate kitchens order from vendors, keep track of their inventory and costs, and figure…

Sourcery raised $5 million to help restaurants and food vendors deal with each other, and not lost receipts or invoices

The restaurant OS 

1:00 pm PDT • April 26, 2016

So you’re a techie and a foodie. You’re having dinner and your phone buzzes to let you know you can pay for the meal you’re enjoying right from an app.…

The restaurant OS