orderbird, a Berlin, Germany-based iPad point of sale (POS) solution for German speaking markets, closes an over €20m Series C financing round.
The round was led by Digital+ Partners and Metro Group, which have invested €16.5m as new shareholders and strategic partners, with participation from Concardis, a payment provider, which took part in the round via a secondary listing.
The company intends to use the funds for product development and further expansion in Europe with a roll out in the French market this year.
Launched in 2001 by Jakob Schreyer, CEO, Bastian Schmidtke, Patrick Brienen and Artur Hasselbach, orderbird provides hospitality industry players with digital POS systems featuring mobile ordering, real-time data analysis, cashless payment acceptance and accounting ready reporting. orderbird.
The company currently has 200 employees and over 6,500 customers including restaurants, cafés, bars, clubs, ice cream shops and beer gardens in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland.