Alignment Between POS Provider, Universal API Developer Helps Streamline Operations for Thousands of Restaurants
NEW HARTFORD, NY – July 24, 2017 — ParTech, Inc. (PAR), a leading global provider of point of sale (POS) and workforce efficiency solutions to the restaurant and retail industries announced a new partnership with Omnivore, the cloud-based universal API shrinking the gap between restaurants, developers and suppliers. The technology partnership will now enable PAR’s Cloud-Based Brink POS® Software to connect with a host of new technologies. ParTech, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR).
Omnivore’s development platform enables a single API integration, seamlessly facilitating connections to POS systems in ways never before achieved. By lowering the technology integration barriers for app developers, Omnivore simplifies the process for restaurants to test and evaluate new technologies, including reservation, delivery, mobile ordering and more, through a proven interface installed on a POS system. Through the integration, restaurant operators will be able to access a rapidly expanding marketplace of apps designed to drive better insight into operations and more efficient customer service. The marketplace allows restaurants to seamlessly test and activate different applications, and to compare performance results side by side.
“Omnivore helps create the ultimate set of customer service tools by allowing operators to easily test and deploy the latest app technologies and maximize revenue opportunities by increasing customer engagement,” said Mike Wior, CEO & Co-Founder, Omnivore. “We have a history of extremely positive experiences working with Brink, and set a goal early on to integrate with the software because we knew it would provide operators with a competitive advantage in the crowded restaurant landscape. This partnership increases revenue potential by opening new insight into operational efficiencies and enhancing customer interaction.”
Omnivore’s unique universal API will now connect Brink to a host of new technologies through a single integration that bridges the digital divide in the restaurant industry. Through open, online exchange, Omnivore and Brink’s partnership will provide restaurants and suppliers with quick and easy activation of digital solutions.
“Brink POS boasts one of the largest partner ecosystems available in the restaurant industry and we are delighted to now welcome Omnivore as an integration partner,” said Paul Rubin, Chief Strategy Officer, ParTech, Inc. “This partnership allows restaurants access to all of the applications enabled by Omnivore and its App Marketplace, which is another example of how Brink POS continues to be the leading open platform for restaurants.”
Revolutionizing the worlds of hospitality and retail, Omnivore connects a retailer’s point-of-sale (POS) with new technologies, driving engagement through the full lifecycle of the consumer experience. Omnivore’s cloud-based platform enables a single integration through their API, seamlessly facilitating the connections to POS systems now and into the future. The platform helps restaurants discover apps for payment, reservations, delivery, loyalty, analytics and more to connect with millions of consumers around the world. Omnivore enables access to real-time, quality consumer level point of purchase intelligence. Located in the San Francisco Bay area, Omnivore is a privately held company. For more information, please visit omnivore.io.
ABOUT PAR TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
PAR Technology Corporation’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PAR. PAR’s Hospitality segment has been a leading provider of restaurant and retail technology for more than 30 years. PAR offers technology solutions for the full spectrum of restaurant operations, from large chain and independent table service restaurants to international quick service chains. Products from PAR also can be found in retailers, cinemas, cruise lines, stadiums and food service companies. PAR’s Government Business is a leader in providing computer-based system design, engineering and technical services to the Department of Defense and various federal agencies. For more information, visit https://www.partech.com/ or connect with PAR on Facebook and Twitter.