Breadcrumb - Top 4 Alternatives

Breadcrumb Review
ITQlick Score: 94/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.4/5)
Pricing: 2.6/10 - low cost
Category: Retail & POS -> Breadcrumb -> Breadcrumb competitors
Ranking:Ranked 7 out of 430 Retail & POS systems
Company: Upserve, Inc.
Pricing: starts at $59 per month
Typical customers: SMBs
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile
Links: Breadcrumb review, Breadcrumb alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 09, 2022

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Upserve competes with other POS systems like Revel systems, Square point of sale, and Toast POS. These POS systems will be compared in key areas below:
  • Functionality: Upserve offers features like Restaurant POS, sales Reporting, payment management, marketing & CRM, workforce management, gifts cards, Inventory, Tableside ordering, online ordering, loyalty program, etc. Compared to its alternatives, square point of sale offers similar POS functionalities to Upserve except for checkouts and customization. Toast POS offers similar POS features with Upserve except for kitchen display system and multi-location management (lacking in Square point of sale). Revel systems also offer kitchen management (similar to Toast POS), employee & enterprise management (lacking in Upserve), etc.
  • Customer/Industries: Upserve targets restaurants, bars, cafes, nightclubs, pizza, winery, etc. Customers using Upserve are Press espresso food spirits, Playa Bowls, The smoke Shop, etc. Compared to its alternatives, Square point of sale targets coffee shops, ice cream trucks, bars and breweries, beauty and professional, health & fitness, home and repair services, etc. Toast POS targets food trucks, fast-casual, bar & nightclubs, Café bakeries, enterprise, pizza, etc. Customers like Odd Duck, Roc N Ramen, Barkhaus, Trapper Sushi, and Busboys & Poets use Toast POS. Revel systems target restaurants, retail, pizza Ana coffee shops. Kung Fu Tea, Savi Provisions, eggsluts, 1100 group, Fat Brands, Mapel Street, Charlotte Tilbury, Buff city soap, The Halal Guys all use Revel systems.
  • Cost: Industry experts cost-rated this POS software as 1.3/5 (where 1-2 is low-cost and 4-5 is a high cost), which means it is low-cost software amongst its alternatives. The license cost information for Upserve starts at $59 with a requirement of $60/terminal. The license cost information for the square point of sale is unavailable. Toast starts at $165/month, and Revel systems start at $99/monthly per terminal on monthly billing.
  • Cloud-based/On-premise: Upserve, and all the alternatives are cloud-based restaurants and POS systems.
  • Popularity: Upserve (2009), a subsidiary of Lightspeed (2005), is publicly traded on TSX and NYSE as LSPD. Compared to its alternatives, Square point of sale (2009) is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol of SQ with locations in the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia, United Kingdom, and Ireland. Toast POS (2011) is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol of TOST, with over 40,000 restaurants in operation. Revel Systems (2010) is privately held, with over 20,000 businesses globally.
  • Scalability: Upserve and its alternatives like Square point of sale and Toast POS can scale restaurants businesses from coffee shops & bars to enterprises businesses.
  • Support: Upserve share similar support channels to Toast POS and Square point of sales like a knowledge base and Phone support. Upserve, Toast POS, and Revel systems offer a 24/7 live rep. Upserve Square point of sale and Revel systems offers Chat. Revel Systems, Square point of sale, and Toast POS offer email/help desk and FAQs/forum. Revel Systems is lacking in a knowledge base.

Breadcrumb alternatives - for low budget, SMBs and global businesses

Here are the top 4 alternatives to Breadcrumb that are worth checking out: ShopKeep POS for SMBs, NetSuite for Retail for large size business, Rezku POS Software for growing companies, and GiftLogic software for startups and SMBs.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality
Review
Compare
Breadcrumb
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
2.6/10
License pricing
$59 per month
Functionality
8
Best for SMBs
ShopKeep
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
99/100
Pricing
2.4/10
License pricing
$49 per month
Functionality
11
Best for Enterprise
NetSuite
ITQlick rating
3.8/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
7.8/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
20
Growing
Rezku
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$99 per license
Functionality
16
Review
Free version
GiftLogic
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$49 per month
Functionality
31

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.