Toast and Yellow Dog Software Partner to Help Users Avoid “Inventory Nightmares,” Manage Inventory Quickly and Accurately

Oct 25, 2017

Integration suits restaurants of all sizes, from single location to enterprise

BOSTON, October 25, 2017 -- Toast, the all-in-one restaurant management system and one of the fastest-growing SaaS companies in the U.S., today announced an integration with Yellow Dog Software, a truly customizable and comprehensive back office inventory solution for hospitality. Together, Toast and Yellow Dog now offer recipe management, physical inventory, and food costing analysis capabilities.

“We are excited to partner with Toast and provide their clients with an outstanding inventory solution,” said Jay Livingood, president and founder of Yellow Dog. “With our combined solutions, we can give the industry a true best of breed offering.”

Yellow Dog pulls sales data from Toast’s database and deducts inventory based on recipe setup. This sync is usable from any location with Toast access. Additional features include:

  • Full item and recipe management, waste tracking and purchasing
  • Vendor EDI integration and invoice export to accounting systems like Quickbooks and more
  • Easy single or multi-unit operations management
  • Turnkey implementation, 24/7 in-house support and free training for life
  • More than 200 customizable reports available, including “actual versus theoretical” reporting

“Our team is thrilled to bolster our inventory functionality in partnering with Yellow Dog Software,” said Aman Narang, president and co-founder of Toast. “We are thrilled to welcome Yellow Dog Software to Toast’s best-in-class partner ecosystem, the Toast API Partner Program.”

Toast Restaurant POS offers advanced functionality to manage the day-to-day operations of the restaurant, including quick menu modifications, real-time enterprise reporting and labor management on an easy-to-use interface. The platform also features revenue-driving tools including physical and digital gift cards, loyalty programs and online ordering.

Together, Yellow Dog and Toast can help prevent “Inventory Nightmares” -- just in time for Halloween -- like the frightening scenario portrayed here:

About Toast

Founded by Steve Fredette, Aman Narang and Jonathan Grimm, Toast is a restaurant technology platform that enables customers to simplify and streamline all elements of their operation and deliver a better guest experience. Toast offers a mobile, cloud-based point of sale system (POS) that easily integrates with front-of-house, back-of-house, online ordering, gift card and loyalty programs, as well as labor and sales reporting. Since launching in 2013, the company has grown to over 500 employees. In 2017, Toast was named one of the world’s hottest cloud computing companies in the Forbes Cloud 100 and it announced raising over $100 million as part of its Series C financing. Learn more at

About Yellow Dog Software

Started in 2006, Yellow Dog Software is a proven provider of inventory management systems to the hospitality market. Our goal is to deliver a software system to our clients that allows them to work faster and smarter and help uncover areas of their business that need to be improved. Yellow Dog is now installed in over 1,600 Properties in 49 States and 8 countries. We believe we are partners with each client and share the unified goal of getting them live with a complete and successful inventory system. Yellow Dog offers optional Mobile Apps and Handheld devices for Physical Inventory and integrations with a growing list of vendors, suppliers and accounting systems to streamline inventory management for F&B operations. To learn more or to schedule a Free Demo, visit


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About Toast

Toast [NYSE: TOST] is a cloud-based, all-in-one digital technology platform purpose-built for the entire restaurant community. Toast provides a comprehensive platform of software as a service (SaaS) products and financial technology solutions that give restaurants everything they need to run their business across point of sale, payments, operations, digital ordering and delivery, marketing and loyalty, and team management. We serve as the restaurant operating system, connecting front of house and back of house operations across service models including dine-in, takeout, delivery, catering, and retail. Toast helps restaurants streamline operations, increase revenue, and deliver amazing guest experiences. For more information, visit

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