Sourcery

Simple accounts payable for restaurants.

LOCATION San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 10 and 25

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5

FUNDING $5M - $10M

REMOTE WORK OK? No

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

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

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.

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

Technical challenges

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

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