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Cloud in Foodservice

Cloud computing’s importance has grown significantly in recent years. It has enabled the use of shared IT infrastructure and services to create a flexible, scalable, and on-demand IT environment. Cloud computing provides users with an approach to consuming IT that is significantly more flexible, resource-efficient, and cost-effective compared to traditional IT. The widespread move to home-working necessitated by COVID-19 would have brought businesses to a grinding halt had investments in cloud not been made over the last 10 years. That investment now has the potential to transform the way some businesses operate and Verdict Foodservice brings you all the latest information on cloud computing in foodservice.

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Cloud Deals Activity in the Foodservice Sector

Verdict Foodservice’s cloud deal tracker in the foodservice sector monitors deals involving cloud or similar technologies over the past nine quarters.

Cloud Deals in the Foodservice Sector: Q1 2020 – Q1 2022

31 Venture Financing

Total Value US$m: 589.2
YOY Change: -82.5%

9 Acquisition

Total Value US$m: 31.4
YOY Change: -100%

3 Private Equity

Total Value US$m: 473.6
YOY Change: -100%

1 Equity Offering

Total Value US$m: 2.3
YOY Change: -100%

Cloud Driven Innovation in the Foodservice Sector

To best track the emergence and use of cloud in foodservice, Verdict Foodservice tracks patents filings and grants as well as companies that hold most patents in the field of cloud.

Number of patents in Cloud in the Foodservice Sector: Past 20 years

Cloud patents tracker in the foodservice sector monitors the patents filings and grants over the past two decades.

Top holders of patents in Cloud in the Foodservice Sector: Past 20 years

Verdict Foodservice patent ownership data monitors the companies that hold most cloud patents in the sector.

Cloud Jobs Insights in the Foodservice Sector

Verdict Foodservice monitors live foodservice company jobs postings mentioning cloud or those requiring similar technology skills.

Cloud Job Trends in the Foodservice Sector

Jobs postings by foodservice companies mentioning cloud over the recent past. Cloud jobs tracker in the foodservice sector looks at jobs posted, closed and active in the sector.

Most Active Foodservice Companies with Cloud Jobs

Verdict Foodservice’s foodservice jobs tracker lists foodservice companies with most cloud jobs posted in the recent past.

Cloud Influencer Activity in the Foodservice Sector

Verdict Foodservice tracks the mentions of cloud by pre-identified foodservice sector influencer on Twitter. The graph indicates the volume of tweets and influencers mentioning cloud through recent months.

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