Cloud-Based POS System for Restaurants Now Available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace

The Food and Beverage POS enables retailers to more effectively manage food preparation, delivery, and customer service with Hitachi Solutions’ cloud-based restaurant management software. 

LONG BEACH, Calif. — March 10, 2016 — Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd., a leading provider of global industry solutions based on the Microsoft Cloud, is pleased to announce that the Food and Beverage Point of Sale for Restaurants is now available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

Built on Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail, the Food and Beverage POS for Restaurants helps restaurants manage and track all aspects of food creation and service. The Food and Beverage POS is optimized for Quick-Service Restaurants, Casual Dining, Fast Food, and Fine Dining restaurants.

“The Food and Beverage POS provides restaurants with important tools for improving order accuracy and efficiency in the kitchen, among wait staff, and in the delivery to customers,” said Sandeep Walia, Executive Vice President, Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd. “The solution provides integrated functionality to restaurateurs from doing replenishment of food supplies at the restaurant, taking the customer order, preparing the meal, delivering the order, and processing the customer’s payment.”

The Food and Beverage POS for Restaurants combines a flexible, mobile-optimized point of sale with a user-friendly and intuitive interface. Optimized for mobile devices, servers are able to take orders from smartphones, tablets, or traditional PCs. Due to easy configurability, employees are able to see the appropriate, relevant POS functionality to their job, and restaurants benefit from the higher productivity of employees.

The Food and Beverage POS for Restaurants provides powerful order customization functionality, insightful table and waiter management, kitchen and recipe management, and rider/driver management for delivery. Other important features include dine-in, drive through, delivery and pick up orders, table management, waiter management, tips, and a kitchen ticketing and monitoring system.

Microsoft Azure Marketplace is an online market for buying and selling finished Software as a Service (SaaS) applications and premium datasets. The Microsoft Azure Marketplace helps connect companies seeking innovative cloud-based solutions with partners who have developed end-to-end solutions for specific industry and vertical segments. To see the solution on Microsoft Azure Marketplace, please visit this link:

“Offering our solutions on Microsoft Azure Marketplace allows businesses to quickly and easily deploy end-to-end business management systems,” said Mike Gillis, President and Global Chief Operating Officer, Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd. “This solution marks another key milestone in our commitment to being a top global cloud solution provider, and the continued innovation and solution development that go with it.”


About Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd.
Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd. helps its customers to successfully compete with the largest global enterprises using powerful, easy-to-use, and affordable industry solutions built on Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft Dynamics CRM enhanced with world class Business Analytics, and Portals and Collaboration. Recognized as the Microsoft 2014 CRM Global Partner of the Year and the 2014 Dynamics Global Outstanding Reseller of the Year, Hitachi Solutions America provides global capabilities with regional offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, Japan, China, and Asia Pacific. For more information, call + 1 949.242.1300 or visit:

About Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.
Hitachi Solutions, Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a core member of Information & Telecommunication Systems Company of Hitachi Group and a recognized leader in delivering proven business and IT strategies and solutions to companies across many industries. The company provides value-driven services throughout the IT life cycle from systems planning to systems integration, operation and maintenance. Hitachi Solutions delivers products and services of superior value to customers worldwide through key subsidiaries in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, China, and Asia Pacific. For more information on Hitachi Solutions, please visit:

About Hitachi, Ltd.
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society’s challenges with our talented team and proven experience in global markets. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2014 (ended March 31, 2015) totaled 9,761 billion yen ($81.3 billion). Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes power & infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication systems, construction machinery, high functional materials & components, automotive systems, healthcare and others. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company’s website at