New Lightspeed Restaurant platform launches in North America

Lightspeed Restaurant, a unified hospitality commerce and point-of-sale (POS) platform, has launched in Canada and the United States as a new solution for foodservice operations. Recognizing that indoor dining traffic is resurgent amid fundamentally altered conditions and business needs, Montreal-founded Lightspeed has collaborated with the likes of Upserve, Gastrofix, Kounta, and iKentoo to offer a […]

Outlasting the pandemic: How tech is helping restaurants evolve

By Mo Chaar As restaurants grapple with ongoing closures throughout the pandemic, it’s clear that dining as we know it might never be the same. Bans on indoor dining in provinces like British Columbia have been detrimental as businesses watch Ontario’s restaurant industry with bated breath, which has already been set back more than $100 […]

Square for Restaurants launches in Canada to help recovering industry

Resilience has been the backbone of the Canadian food and beverage industry in recent months, as it adapts to COVID-19 restrictions. Now, restaurants across Canada can leverage the power of even more Square tools to their advantage and ever-changing needs. Launching in Canada, Square for Restaurants is an all-in-one specialized point of sale that brings […]

PayFacto acquires Posera Ltd. and Resto Finances Inc.

Press Release MONTREAL – PayFacto Payments Inc. (“PayFacto”), a leading payment solution provider, announced the completion of the acquisition of Posera Ltd. (“Posera”), and Resto Finances Inc. (“Resto Finances”). With these acquisitions, PayFacto moves into a payments and technology leadership position in the hospitality industry across North America, Europe and the U.K. PayFacto acquired Posera, […]

Koomi POS partners with Helios for installation and support for its restaurant customers across North America

Press Release Koomi announces its strategic partnership with Helios Retail Consulting Ltd. as their go-to-market partner for all on-site installation, support, setup and customer success for North America. “As Koomi expands its reach across North America in its offering to quick-service restaurants, Helios brings great value to offer on-site support to ensure that customers have […]

Shift4 Payments introduces new pay-at-table system

Press Release Shift4 Payments, the leader in secure payment processing solutions, has unveiled SkyTab, a cutting-edge pay-at-the-table solution that will be offered free of charge to new customers. SkyTab integrates seamlessly with various point-of-sale (POS) systems, including the company’s Harbortouch, Restaurant Manager, Future POS and POSitouch software brands, as well as Oracle Hospitality (formerly MICROS). […]

Squirrel Systems unveils next generation restaurant cloud POS

Press Release Squirrel Systems, a leading technology provider to the hospitality industry, announced the unveiling of the Squirrel Cloud at the National Restaurant Association’s annual show. Built on 35 years of innovation in hospitality technology, this next generation Cloud POS is designed to help restaurants win in this new time of rapid technology adoption within […]

Posera and PAX Technology announce partnership to bring pay-at-table tech to restaurants

Press Release PAX Technology Inc., a leading international supplier of secure electronic payment terminal hardware and transactional software services, and Posera Ltd., a leading provider of software solutions for the hospitality industry, announce today that PAX’s Android payment terminals will be available in the U.S. market with the SecureTablePay solution. The PAX A920 is the world’s […]