Sicom acquires Nextep Systems
Sicom has acquired Nextep Systems, a provider of self-ordering point of sale solutions, digital signage and restaurant management software for managed foodservice, quick service and fast casual restaurants, according to a company press release. Nextep's lineup of self-ordering solutions includes kiosks, touchscreen drive-thru systems and mobile ordering and will join Sicom's Encounter omni-channel POS platform.
"We are truly excited to welcome Nextep to the Sicom family," said Jim Flynn, CEO of Sicom. "The talented team at Nextep has created an impressive lineup of industry-leading and inventive self-ordering technologies, and this acquisition will allow Sicom to offer the most comprehensive omni-channel, point-of-sale platform in the industry. We're also excited to expand into managed food service and fast casual restaurants with a broader and proven suite of products designed specifically for these markets."
The team at Nextep has accomplished a tremendous amount since its inception in 2005, said Tommy Woycik, president and founder of Nextep.
"Sicom is a perfect fit for Nextep, and we are excited to join a company with the same level of commitment to providing leading technology solutions to managed food service providers and quick service and fast casual restaurants. We're confident that joining forces with SICOM will provide new opportunities for the Nextep team and our customers."