Restaurant management

PAR™ Technology’s Data Central® Restaurant Management Solution to Serve 150+ California Pizza Kitchen Locations

NEW HARTFORD, NY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ParTech, Inc. (PAR), a global restaurant technology company and builder of unified commerce cloud platforms for corporate restaurants, today announced that PAR’s Data Central restaurant back-office application has been chosen by California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) to provide enterprise-level data management for their restaurants. ParTech, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR).

Data Central is playing a major role in CPK’s back-office technology upgrade efforts and will help control food and inventory costs, as well as provide streamlined data reporting across all locations in the company. business in the future. Data Central will also provide time-saving benefits to CPK managers, such as accurate inventories, suggestive ordering, and automated billing features, freeing up more time and energy to care for restaurant customers.

“Data Central best met our stringent requirements,” said JT Szczuka, vice president of supply chain and procurement at California Pizza Kitchen, commenting on the selection. “It fits well into our current tech stack, requires no ‘theoretical’ cost or fuzzy math, and offers plenty of scope for customization. Best of all, it works everywhere, for everyone in our restaurants.”

“We are really pleased with the selection of Data Central by CPK. In an era where food costs are impacting restaurant margins, restaurant chains with multiple locations need reliable data reporting as a benchmark,” added Savneet Singh, CEO of PAR Technology. “Data Central provides centralized control while providing a personalized experience for store-level managers and reporting on data relevant to CPK’s growth plans.


CPK is a global brand that serves creative Californian cuisine in nearly 200 restaurants worldwide, 12 international cities and 8 countries and US territories. From signature handmade pizzas and high-quality main courses to inventive best-for-you options and artisan drinks. Learn more about or chat with them on instagram, Facebookand Twitter.


For more than 40 years, PAR Technology’s (NYSE: PAR) industry-leading products and services have helped bold, passionate restaurant brands build lasting relationships with their customers. We are the business partners restaurants rely on when they need to serve incredible times from opening to closing, during the most hectic peak hours, and when the world forces them to adapt and overcome. More than 100,000 restaurants in over 110 countries use PAR’s hardware, software, drive-thru and back-office solutions. With the recent acquisition of leading loyalty solutions provider Punchh® Inc., PAR has become a unified commerce cloud platform for corporate restaurants. To learn more, visit or join us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebookand instagram.