TouchBistro

TouchBistro

August 29, 2016 09:00 ET

Square and TouchBistro Team Up to Make Restaurant Operations and Payments Easier

TouchBistro provides an easy-to-use point-of-sale for restaurants using Square; TouchBistro users gain streamlined access to Square payment processing hardware and services

NEW YORK, NEW YORK and TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 29, 2016) - TouchBistro, the leading iPad Point-of-sale (POS) solution for restaurants in 37 countries, today announced its integration with Square, the global leader in mobile payment processing. With the integration, restaurateurs using TouchBistro can expand their capabilities to include all the services Square can offer - whether payment processing, accepting Apple Pay, depositing their money instantly, or accessing a loan through Square Capital.

"This partnership has been many years in the making, we are excited to finally bring Square's elegant, best in class hardware and processing to our customers," said Alex Barrotti, CEO and founder of TouchBistro. "Together, TouchBistro and Square deliver a great combination for hospitality venues of any size."

"Today's partnership with TouchBistro is a natural fit for our hospitality companies and means that more sellers will have access to a greater range of software solutions, payments and financial services to reinvest in their business," said Francoise Brougher, Business Lead at Square.

TouchBistro brings mobile innovation to the food and beverage industry with an iPad POS solution that is designed to work as the heart of a restaurant or bar, significantly increasing efficiencies and the overall customer experience. Servers use the TouchBistro iPad POS system to take customer orders tableside, or while patrons are in line or at the bar. Orders are then instantly transmitted to the kitchen or bar for preparation. Bills are automatically calculated and split according to the patrons' requests.

With the Square integration, initially for US-based restaurateurs, TouchBistro venues can use Square's hardware and simple signup from within TouchBistro. Bill totals are transferred automatically to Square for payment, thereby minimizing order errors, increasing operations efficiency, and improving the overall customer experience.

The TouchBistro POS app features a full suite of cloud reporting tools that address all the information restaurateurs need to manage the business, from seating, inventory, and sales analysis to scheduling and payroll.

About TouchBistro

With offices in New York and Toronto, TouchBistro is a leader in iPad point-of-sale technology for restaurants, cafes, bars, food trucks, and other food and drink venues. The TouchBistro app has been ranked as the number one top-grossing food and beverage app in 37 countries on the Apple® App Store(SM). TouchBistro was named Best POS System for Restaurants by Business News Daily in its annual review of dozens of point-of-sale (POS) systems and International App of the Year 2015 by Best in Biz Awards. TouchBistro offers a 30-day free trial that can be converted to a no-contract subscription. Additional information is available at www.touchbistro.com.

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