TouchBistro Ranks No. 27 on the 2019 Growth 500 List of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

September 12, 2019

TORONTO – September 12, 2019 – Canadian Business and Maclean’s has ranked TouchBistro as the 27th fastest-growing company in Canada on its annual Growth 500 list. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five year revenue growth. Growth 500 also ranked TouchBistro 6th of the 54 fastest growing software companies and 12th of the 195 fastest growing Greater Toronto Area companies.

TouchBistro made the 2019 Growth 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 2478%. More than 16,000 restaurants in over 100 countries use the award-winning TouchBistro iPad POS and payments solution. Built from the ground up to work as the heart of a restaurant’s operations, TouchBistro processes more than US$11 billion annually and 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, and customer loyalty. TouchBistro helps restaurants drive top line revenue growth, improve their operational efficiency, and make better decisions through software automation, predictive data insights, and seamless access to financial services.

“Our team is passionate about helping restaurants become more efficient and successful,” says Alex Barrotti, founder and CEO of TouchBistro. “This is reflected in the quality of our product, our world-class service, and the tremendous year-over-year expansion we are achieving.”

“The companies on the 2019 Growth 500 are truly remarkable. Demonstrating foresight, innovation and smart management, their stories serve as a primer for how to build a successful entrepreneurial business today,” says Beth Fraser, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate over 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”

Growth 500 winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at and

About TouchBistro
TouchBistro is an iPad POS and integrated payments solution built for restaurant people, by restaurant  people – with every feature designed to meet the unique needs and fast pace of the foodservice industry. TouchBistro deployed over 16,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries worldwide. It helps restaurateurs run better businesses and makes managing a restaurant easier. TouchBistro is an award winning POS backed by in-depth training and free 24/7 technical support provided by POS specialists who have also worked in the restaurant industry. With offices in Toronto, New York, Austin, Chicago, London, and Mexico City, TouchBistro is a global POS leader and is changing the way restaurateurs run their businesses.

About the Growth 500
For over 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth 500 profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses. The Growth 500 is produced by Canadian Business. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the October issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at and For more information on the ranking, visit

About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving and most-trusted business publication in the country. It is the country’s premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada’s business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. Learn more at

Media Contact:
Kari Wise
Boulevard Public Relations (for TouchBistro)
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