Your keys to success are operational efficiency and total focus on the customer.

Fourth was founded by hospitality operators – so we truly understand your challenges. Our technology has been built to make the complex simple. It helps get your managers out of the back office and in front of customers and staff.
  • 8 hours average back office task time savings (per week/per outlet)
  • 1-3% typical improvement margin improvement

Purchase-to-Pay & Inventory

Automate and streamline the entire purchase-to-pay process with Fourth’s cloud-based solution.

You get an integrated mobile solution for all procurement, account payable, 3-way match automation, inventory and recipe control with smart approvals functionality. The centralized purchasing workflows, data management and reporting mean total transparency and compliance, increased revenues and lower costs, for 10 -10,000 locations. And world-class analytics tell you what you need to know, 24/7.

  • Purchasing compliance: 100%
  • Cost of sale improvement:1-6%
  • ROI: 3 months
  • Eliminates a typical 1-3% supplier overcharge

Fourth Purchase to Pay & Inventory Solutions


Analytics & Data

Gain insight and intelligence without the usual cost and complexity.

Fourth Analytics turns raw data into real evidence and data-driven insight for faster and more accurate decision making and optimized business performance. It brings to life the insight derived from multiple data sources in vivid, easy-to-use graphics across inventory, recipe management and purchase-to-pay.

  • All data in one place: purchasing, inventory and POS data, saving hours of admin work
  • Flash P&L combines data from multiple areas to automate key business reporting and eliminate errors
  • Elimination of weekly Excel-reporting

Fourth Analytics & data


Frequently Asked Questions

  • I am a supplier – how can I connect with Fourth customers?

    It’s easy to link - Fourth has a dedicated technical team which links new suppliers into the extensive Fourth trading network every day.

  • What data do you feed into Fourth Analytics?

    FA turns all the labor data and Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) data from the Fourth solution into insight – and full integration with other data sources, for example, POS, completes the picture.

  • Our restaurants & bars have used the same ordering system for years:  seems to work - why should I change to Fourth?

    If your system doesn’t deliver 1-3% in purchasing compliance, reduce waste by 1-3%, provide 100% ordering reliability and manage cost before it is spent, then talk to us – we can help make that happen for you.

Fourth’s solution transformed our business in a very short space of time. We couldn’t run our business without it.

We rely on Fourth’s systems to reduce our costs, optimise our labour and improve our margins. Fourth systems gives us greater visibility on expenses and enable us spend more time on customer service.