TORONTO – September 25, 2020 – For the second consecutive year, TouchBistro is ranked among Canada’s fastest growing companies by The Globe and Mail. In the 2020 Report on Business list of Canada’s Top Growing Companies, TouchBistro is ranked 147th out of 400 Canadian companies based on three years of revenue growth of 314%.
“It’s an extremely proud moment to look back on TouchBistro’s consistent record of growth since we first launched in 2011,” says Alex Barrotti, founder and CEO of TouchBistro. “This year has been a year like no other for the restaurant industry because of the pandemic. That is why we have focused our efforts over the past six months on driving innovation to support restaurants on their path to recovery and have launched several new and easy-to-implement technology solutions to addresses their greatest needs in this current environment. We share the passion and commitment of our restaurant partners and are working alongside them to restore the vibrant dining culture loved by Canadians and restaurant patrons around the world.”
The TouchBistro restaurant POS and payment platform is used to streamline and simplify all aspects of running a restaurant – from order taking, payment processing, menu management, and accounting, to reporting, inventory management, staff scheduling, reservations, marketing, and customer loyalty. TouchBistro helps restaurateurs drive top line revenue growth, improve their operational efficiency, and make decisions that help them survive and recover in these challenging times through software automation, predictive data insights, and seamless access to financial services.
Launched in 2019, Canada’s Top Growing Companies editorial ranking aims to celebrate entrepreneurial achievement in Canada by identifying and amplifying the success of growth-minded, independent businesses in Canada. It is a voluntary program and companies had to complete an in-depth application process to qualify. The full list of 2020 winners, and accompanying editorial coverage, is published in the October issue of Report on Business magazine—out now—and online at tgam.ca/TopGrowing.
“The stories of Canada’s Top Growing Companies are worth telling at any time, but are especially relevant in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic,” says James Cowan, Editor of Report on Business magazine. “As businesses work to rebuild the economy, their resilience and innovation make for essential reading.”
“Any business leader seeking inspiration should look no further than the 400 businesses on this year’s Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies,” says Phillip Crawley, Publisher and CEO of The Globe and Mail. “Their growth helps to make Canada a better place, and we are proud to bring their stories to our readers.”
About The Globe and Mail
The Globe and Mail is Canada’s foremost news media company, leading the national discussion and causing policy change through brave and independent journalism since 1844. With award-winning coverage of business, politics and national affairs, The Globe and Mail newspaper reaches 5.9 million readers every week in print or digital formats, and Report on Business magazine reaches 2.1 million readers in print and digital every issue. The Globe and Mail’s investment in innovative data science means that as the world continues to change, so does The Globe. The Globe and Mail is owned by Woodbridge, the investment arm of the Thomson family.
TouchBistro is an all-in-one POS and payment processing platform that makes running a restaurant easier. Every feature of the intuitive, easy-to-learn platform is designed for the unique workflows of restaurants to achieve optimum operation efficiency and an exceptional dining experience for patrons – whether inside the dining room, on the patio, or take out. TouchBistro automates functions that help restaurateurs run a better business, even when a pivot in operations is necessitated by external influences or changing market conditions. TouchBistro simplifies and streamlines business operations by seamlessly integrating the most essential restaurant tech solutions in one place – including POS, Payments, Reservations, Loyalty and much more. TouchBistro offers in-depth training and free 24/7 technical support to the over 25,000 restaurants it powers worldwide. With offices in Toronto, New York, Austin, Chicago, London, and Mexico City, TouchBistro is a trusted global leader that partners with restaurants to improve their business operations. For more information, visit www.touchbistro.com.