Tech Tracker: Toast seeks $18 billion IPO valuation


This month, the biggest news in the technology world was restaurant tech company Toast announcing its intention to go public — aiming for an estimated IPO worth of $16 billion and showing just how influential and powerful foodservice tech has become.

Tech Tracker rounds up what’s happening in the technology sphere of the restaurant industry, including news with restaurants, vendors, and digital platforms.

Besides the IPO news from Toast, today we’re talking about acquisitions (Yum/Dragontail), funding rounds, and more digital touchless technology announces like QR codes and NFTs.

Here’s what you should know:

Toast looks for an initial public valuation of $16 billion

Boston-based restaurant software platform Toast is going public and…

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