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Foodable Ranks HotSchedules® #1 For Back-Office Restaurant Technology

HotSchedules Tops Category in Foodable Network’s 2016 Restaurant Technology Guide

AUSTIN, TX – January 26, 2017 – HotSchedules®, a leading provider of mobile technology for the restaurant and hospitality industries, has been ranked #1 for Back-Office Technology in Foodable Network’s 2016 Restaurant Technology Guide. HotSchedules has now earned the top score in this category for two consecutive years.

Foodable Network and its research wing, Foodable Labs, track roughly 600 technology companies and review over half a million operator conversations to create the annual tech guide. They analyze operator sentiment, operator brand perception, and operator engagement to score each company on a 300-point scale. HotSchedules ranked #1 overall with a score of 276.35, placing it among the top 2 percent of all technology companies tracked by Foodable.

HotSchedules’ restaurant management platform serves iconic brands ranging from independent operators to multinational franchises. The platform powers recruitment, training, scheduling, time & attendance, shift communications, task management, inventory, financials and analytics to streamline back-office operations. Indeed, HotSchedules serves 2 million users in over 130,000 locations across 26 countries.

In 2016 alone, HotSchedules customers:

  • Scheduled 1.6 BILLION hours
  • Sent 224 MILLION messages
  • Traded 12.5 MILLION shifts
  • Completed over 5 MILLION online training courses
  • Completed over 1 MILLION online training certifications
  • Generated $65 BILLION in restaurant sales
  • Purchased $24 BILLION in inventory

“Foodable Network clearly puts a lot of thought, effort, and innovation into creating this restaurant technology guide,” said David Cantu, Co-Founder and Chief Customer Officer at HotSchedules. “We feel honored to receive this recognition, and we thank our customers for sharing their experiences on social media. HotSchedules began pioneering back-office tech in the late 1990s, and we’re proud to be leading the space almost 20 years later.”

To read Foodable Network’s 2016 Restaurant Technology Guide, visit:

About HotSchedules
HotSchedules provides mobile, cloud-based technology for the restaurant, retail and hospitality industries. The company is committed to serving those who serve others through a comprehensive suite of solutions that make working for and in restaurants – and beyond – more rewarding and efficient. The product suite solves the challenges associated with recruiting, training, scheduling and labor management, back office operations and communications. HotSchedules is proud to serve more than 2 million users in over 130,000 locations across 26 countries. For more information visit:

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