New iPad Restaurant POS System Catches Interest from Early Stage Investor
TouchBistro Inc. closes investment from Texas investor. TouchBistro is a new iPad-based POS system for the restaurant industry.
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PRLog (Press Release) - Oct. 19, 2011 - Toronto, ON – TouchBistro Inc. today announced that it has closed an investment from a Texas-based early stage investor group. This new round of funding will be used to fuel sales and marketing growth for the iPad-based Restaurant POS system, which features a highly intuitive interface that allows waiters to wirelessly take orders, showcase menu items and organize billing details right at the customer’s table, situating TouchBistro as one of the emerging leaders in the market. Of the investment, Alex Barrotti, TouchBistro’s CEO, says, “This investment solidifies that TouchBistro plans to dramatically change the industry. We continue to receive an incredible amount of interest from partners and investors, which is evidance of people recognizing that the food and beverage industry is a great venue for mobile technologies. Our company’s product and expertise in this industry perfectly positions us to capitalize on that opportunity.”
Most restaurant owners can attest to the challenges that daily inefficiencies from their POS systems can have on their business – on both their bottom line and their customer dinning experience. TouchBistro’s pioneering iPad application offers restaurant owners and their employees a wireless mobile solution to optimize critical day-to-day tasks and processes, at a fraction of the cost of traditional POS systems. With the iPad functioning as a wireless mobile point of sale device, waiters can now take orders, showcase menu items and specials, schedule reservations, split checks and organize billing details—right at the customer’s table. Use of TouchBistro’s mobile POS system results in better customer relations through an enhanced, more efficient dining experience. The company is quickly outpacing its competitors in this industry on account of its user-friendly interface and running software on the world’s most popular tablet – the iPad.
TouchBistro Inc., based in Toronto, Ontario, was founded by Alex Barrotti and George Konrad. As a leader in cutting edge wireless point of sale software, the company provides software and hardware solutions to restaurants, bars, and cafes of all sizes. Their software has been downloaded from the iPad AppStore 3000 times and is used in over 40 countries worldwide.