Our Purpose is to Recognize and Unleash Possibilities... for good.
We believe that business is a force for good and we seek to deliver value to our stakeholders that include our employees, customers, shareholders, the vendors we work with, the communities we live in and the environment.
Our values reflect who we are as PAR people and define the way in which we promise to act, define our character and drive our behavior.
These 5 values are core to PAR as an organization and that our focus to live out and emphasize each of these values will breed success for all of our customers and stakeholders.
We make the conscious choice to be who we are, stand up for what is right and embrace the conversation that demands that we speak our truth.
Our dreams are the intangible brightness that when executed through creativity and discipline, bind us together. Imagine what is possible.
We chase clarity through presence with ourselves and each other during our human moments – so that we remain open to opportunities, appreciate the journey and focus on what is most important.
We do not build the business, we build the people who build the business. We focus on quality interactions, respect the humanity in all of us and show up for the person to the left and right of us.
We rise to challenges and with a deep breath, take the next step together.
PAR is a leading global provider of cloud-based Point of Sale, Payment and Food Safety software, hardware, and service solutions to restaurant chains and food retailers. Building on over 40 years of experience, PAR is recognized as the largest supplier of POS systems to the global QSR market.
Hardware & Software installations in over 110 countries around the world
EverServ Point of Sale systems in nearly 100,000 restaurants
PAR has deployed 500,000 terminals globally
SureCheck has provided nearly 1,000,000 Temperature Checks per day
A Strong Past Creating a Vibrant Future
Beginning with the first stand-alone restaurant POS system in 1978, PAR has been a global provider of restaurant solutions to the world’s largest restaurant and food retail operators. Our success is due to our decades of experience in the restaurant space and our deep understanding of how to support corporate and franchise operators reliably and consistently. Today, with point of sale systems in nearly 100,000 restaurants and more than 110 countries, PAR is redefining the point of sale, payment and food safety to bringing innovation to all corners of restaurant and food retail operations. Our strategy is led by our software solutions and we continue to revolutionize the food retail industry by focusing on advanced Cloud and IoT technologies. As a result, the world – from single location restaurants to the fastest-growing chains – continues to turn to us to help solve new challenges through data and operations insight.
The pineapple is a universal symbol of hospitality and welcome for many centuries. During early Colonial days in the United States, families would set a fresh pineapple in the center of the table as a colorful centerpiece of the festive meal, especially when visitors joined them in celebration. The pineapple was served as a special dessert after the meal as a symbol of hospitality and warm welcome. Often when the visitor spent the night, he was given the bedroom which had the fruit carved on the bedposts or headboard–even if the bedroom belonged to the head of the household.
The traditional representation of “welcome” is why we chose the Pineapple as our symbol.
PAR's products and employees have been recognized in the following publications