NEXTEP announces record year in 2012

(Press Release) Troy, Michigan, January 17, 2013NEXTEP SYSTEMS, the foodservice technology company, today announced record sales and earnings for 2012. NEXTEP showed remarkable growth again throughout the year, posting a 60% increase in revenue. This marks the seventh consecutive year since inception in 2005 that NEXTEP has shown positive growth and continued profitability.

NEXTEP saw a number of technological accomplishments in 2012, most notably the finishing touches on its cloud based restaurant Point Of Sale (POS), the first fully integrated cloud based POS on the market. The company was also awarded its first patent, with six more already in process.

Though its business focuses on several distinct verticals, NEXTEP had exceptional success with new restaurant sales, and with corporate cafeteria sales in partnership with major management companies Sodexo, ARAMARK, and Compass Group.

“It was an exciting year for NEXTEP,” says Tommy Woycik, President of NEXTEP SYSTEMS. “I could not be more pleased to see the growth we’ve made not only financially, but as a dynamic team. It’s also great to know that we can continue to deliver amazing customer service while improving the product suite through significant expansion into new accounts.”

As the company continued to grow, NEXTEP hired new employees to fill much-needed positions in their infrastructure. The company saw staff increase by 20% in 2012, and expects similar increases again in 2013.

This year also promises more product innovation. NEXTEP is accelerating development of its mobile and tablet ordering solutions, extending support to platforms beyond iOS, namely Android and Windows Phone 8.

NEXTEP SYSTEMS features the world’s first fully integrated technology solution for foodservice industries. Its cloud based point of sale is the cornerstone of their fully integrated product suite that includes digital menu boards, self order kiosks and tablets, the World’s Fastest Drive Thru™, kitchen management, and a host of online management tools.

NEXTEP SYSTEMS, based in Troy, Michigan, is the leading provider of foodservice technology for restaurants, airports, casinos, convenience stores, grocery stores, educational facilities, and sporting venues. Founded in 2005, NEXTEP is the industry’s only turnkey provider of integrated solutions including Point of Sale, Self Order Kiosks, Online Ordering, Dynamic Digital Menu Displays™, World’s Fastest Drive Thru™, smartphone ordering, iPad touch screen kiosks, and iPod employee ordering.