The perfect payment solution for the food and beverage industry.

From paying rent, utilities, producers and suppliers to getting paid by your business customers—you can do it all with Melio.

Business owners from the food and beverage industry pay business bills easily with Melio

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Multiple payment options.

Choose how you’d like to pay: ACH bank transfer – totally free, or card (2.9% fee). Your vendor or supplier can choose how they’d like to receive it: check or bank transfer. They don’t even need a Melio account to accept it.

Increase cash flow.

Pay by credit card so you can buy supplies now and postpone payment until your next billing cycle. This gives you more cash on hand when you need it.

Want to get paid?

Send your business customers payment requests. They’ll be able to pay you online, fast and it will automatically be deposited into your account.

Food and beverage businesses can send business customers payment requests. They’ll be able to pay online.

Make it easier to run your food and beverage business.

Free platform

No monthly fees! Melio is free to use—only certain transactions have a cost attached.

Melio dashboard

Use your mobile device, tablet, or laptop to pay invoices and manage it all anytime, anywhere.

Flexible payment options

Make recurring, batch and partial payments. Also, combine payments to the same vendor for multiple bills.

Connect QuickBooks & Xero

Payments and invoices are automatically synced, so no payment goes missing and it’s all organized for reconciliation.

Plan payments in advance

Schedule payments ahead of time to better manage your cash flow. Bonus? No more late fees.

Control credit card fees

When customers pay by card, you can choose to let them pay the 2.9% fee or cover it yourself.

Manage approvals

Invite others to your account including your accountant. Set up roles and approval amounts to stay in control at all times.

Safe, secure & compliant

We reduce the risk of fraud by using advanced AI risk and compliance tools.

This is why food and beverage businesses choose Melio.

Stories from Denver

“Melio allows me to have more control over my finances which is a big deal.” Sarah Hauser, Owner, Proof Wine & Spirits,

FAQ for food & beverage businesses

With Melio you can pay all your suppliers, food producers, drink manufacturers and any other business expense you may have, like:|
Kitchen equipment
Raw materials
Beverage suppliers
Take away containers
Telecoms providers
Produce suppliers
Food suppliers
Professional services

Go to your account’s dashboard, select ‘vendor’, add their details, review and confirm. Easy. 

Add the bill or invoice: take a photo with your phone, upload a file or add details manually. You can also have your vendors send invoices directly to your Melio Pay inbox. Choose your payment method, and how your vendor would like to get paid.

When you pay for food, drinks, raw materials or even your food business’ furniture, your supplier will get a notification via email. The email includes the payment method, name of your company and invoice number.

Sign in with your Intuit account to get started. That way, you can track any invoices you’re sent and never need to worry whether you’ve paid that wine merchant in New York or farm in Nebraska.