Alternative Restaurant Platforms:
Based in San Francisco, Plate IQ is a leader in cloud-based AP automation tools for the restaurant industry. Plate IQ’s proprietary optical character recognition and machine learning technology fully eliminates manual data entry by accountants, helping restaurants optimize their operations, unlock actionable expense data, and reduce costs – all through automation. Today, having processed more than $10B in invoices, Plate IQ works with some of the biggest names in the food and hospitality industries.
Zuul supports its restaurant partners with a range of operational and strategic services to de-risk restaurant expansion and optimizes for delivery. The company's mission is to help people thrive in the business of food. Zuul's kitchens are optimized for delivery-only operations. This model enables brands to expand their market share without the high risk and structural costs of investing in real estate and front-of-house operating overhead. Zuul provides a scalable, plug-and-play infrastructure around its kitchens, including onsite operational support and a proprietary digital marketplace to support demand generation. The comprehensive suite of services extends the delivery capabilities of restaurants and virtual brands.
BentoBox empowers restaurants to own their presence, profits, and relationships. The hospitality platform disrupts third-party services that come between the restaurant and the guest. BentoBox puts the restaurant first and offers tools that drive high-margin revenue directly through the restaurant's website. BentoBox is trusted and loved by over 5,000 restaurants worldwide including Union Square Hospitality Group, Eleven Madison Park, José Andrés' Think Food Group, Manresa, Dominique Crenn Dining Group and H-Town Hospitality (Hugo's, Xochi).