Restaurant Revolution Technologies Joins BlueCart to Drive the Digital Transformation in Hospitality
THE UNIFIED ORDER MANAGEMENT PLATFORM MAKES ORDERING EVEN SIMPLER FOR HOSPITALITY AND FOOD INDUSTRY CUSTOMERS–AND THEIR GUESTS
Mountain View, CA – May 26, 2022 – BlueCart, Inc. (“BlueCart”), the order management platform company known for making ordering simple for the food and hospitality industries today made ordering even easier for its customers—and the guests of its customers. Today, BlueCart, the leading hospitality eCommerce platform in the food and hospitality industries announced its acquisition of RRT Holdings, Inc. (DBA: Restaurant Revolution Technologies) (“Revolution”), the off-premise partner for restaurants and hospitality companies. The merger brings together a highly compatible business to business and business to business to consumer product set to provide a unified hospitality digital ordering and order management platform to help hospitality and food businesses of all sizes streamline operations, increase sales and better serve customers and their guests.
The transaction brings Revolution’s omni-channel digital ordering platform, Order One, its delivery enablement product, Ground Control, its 3rd party delivery marketplace order insertion product, Connect, and its Google Food Ordering integration to BlueCart’s B2B eCommerce platform that already includes an Online Marketplace, Digital Catalog and Bar Inventory Software, and Invoicing and Payment Solutions.
“The food and hospitality industries are enormous and are going through a once-in-a-lifetime digital transformation,” said Brad Duea, CEO of Revolution. “BlueCart and Revolution share a vision to drive this digital transformation and leverage ordering technology and automation to serve their customers by simplifying work and helping them grow earnings through order optimization.”
The combined companies have handled over $2 billion in sales through the platform and will have a significant and rapidly growing annual recurring revenue stream with a talented team operating a leading eCommerce platform serving over 100,000 restaurant and hospitality locations, including notable brands like Jason’s Deli and Long John Silver’s, as well as over 10,000 wholesale distributors like Fells Point Wholesale Meats, NOBL Cold Brew Coffees, and Ocean Beauty Seafood. The combination also strengthens the unified company’s payment processing volume and IP portfolio with nine issued U.S. and international patents, including patents related to order management, point of sale integration and group ordering.
“We’re incredibly excited about the strategic fit between the two businesses and our collective ability to help hospitality and food businesses of all types run more efficiently and grow. The acceleration in technology adoption by restaurants and other food and beverage businesses in the hospitality industry the past couple of years is unprecedented and will continue as needs evolve,” said Konstantin Zvereff, CEO of BlueCart. “With Revolution joining BlueCart, we can further simplify eCommerce in hospitality. Our process automation and system integrations provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ for food and beverage businesses with a variety of technology needs.”
Communication to clients of BlueCart, including BinWise and SproutQR, as well as Revolution have begun forming early interest in the combined platform.
BlueCart is a next generation commerce platform that combines the power and flexibility of a multi-channel sales platform with payment processing and shipping management. BlueCart is designed to streamline and modernize the sales process, while driving operational efficiencies and profitability.
About Restaurant Revolution Technologies
RRT Holdings, Inc. (Revolution) is an industry innovator, multi-patented technology owner and the off-premise partner for restaurants nationwide. Through its Order One platform, Revolution provides a unified web, mobile and voice order management software platform that seamlessly integrates into restaurant point of sale systems. Revolution’s Ground Control delivery enablement program fulfilled by DoorDash, backend services, and data capture capabilities enable restaurants to seamlessly serve off-premise orders and provide a premium, branded start-to-finish experience for their customers. The company’s marketplace order insertion program, Connect, allows restaurants to seamlessly submit orders from third-party marketplaces directly to the POS for optimal operational efficiencies. With Revolution’s Google Food Ordering integration, guests can order food from Revolution’s customers directly through the Google interfaces. Learn more at www.rrtusa.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.