Sourcery

Simple accounts payable for restaurants.

HEADQUARTER San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 10 and 25

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5

FUNDING $5M - $10M

TAGS Restaurants, SaaS, Marketplaces, E-Commerce, Payments, Supply Chain Management, Accounting, Food, YC Winter 2013

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

What do we do?

Sourcery is modernizing the food industry. We rescue restaurants from paper purgatory. Our customers range from family-run food carts and boutique restaurants to enormous commercial kitchens and corporate cafeterias serving thousands. We work closely with chefs, farmers, and distributors. We get to hear their problems over chef-prepared foods. They get a digital dashboard with automated accounts payable, spend analytics, and no paper cuts.

Technical challenges

- Rapid growth of customers through partnerships
- Handling of payments internationally
- Integration with other restaurant "back of the house" technologies

Why join us?

- Opportunity to become big technology player in a massive industry where $220B in transactions conducted offline.
- Sourcery has buy in from industry heavyweights in the form of investors and customers.
- See the guts of an industry (food supply) that touches all of us

Our press coverage

http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/03/sourcery-raises-2-5m-to-connect-kitchens-and-local-food-suppliers/
http://www.eater.com/2014/10/3/6901673/restaurant-food-ordering-streamline-sourcery
http://www.forbes.com/sites/ellenhuet/2014/10/03/sourcery-foodservice-platform-launch/

Our tech stack

  • Ruby
  • Redis
  • Amazon S3
  • Javascript
  • PostgreSQL
  • Heroku
  • jQuery
  • Stripe