News | October 13, 2022

FOODICS To Supply Smart F&B Ordering And Payment Tech Solutions To KAFD

King Abdullah Financial District, (“KAFD”) has announced that it has signed an MOU with FOODICS, the leading cloud-based restaurant tech and payments platform in the MENA region. Under this partnership, KAFD will integrate FOODICS’ pioneering tech ecosystem with all points of sale for F&B, retail and pop-up outlets, as well as offices and residences.

KAFD is set to become the prime business and lifestyle destination in the region, leading the way on smart technology and digital integration to promote ease of living and working, offering advanced office infrastructure and sustainable smart city solutions, as well as unique lifestyle experiences with leading leisure and retail facilities.

Gautam Sashittal, CEO of KAFD said: “We want our residents, tenants and visitors to be able to access everything they need from the palm of their hand, to shop, work out, relax and dine with seamless ease. Our agreement with Foodics is an important stepping stone on the way to achieving this digital integration. We are excited to enter into this partnership, growing KAFD’s offering in conjunction with Foodics’ cutting-edge technology. Together, we are helping to make the Kingdom a desirable destination at the peak of technological progress.”

Suhail Jabir, KSA General Manager at FOODICS commented, “We are proud to be partnering with KAFD and thank the team for their trust. Our smart tech solutions will benefit residents and businesses alike, while further fostering economic growth.” He added, “This announcement cements the position of FOODICS as a tech powerhouse, digitizing experiences beyond F&B.”

FOODICS is officially recognized by the Saudi Central Bank (“SAMA”) as a FinTech company. Since its inception in 2014, Foodics has successfully processed over 6 billion orders through its platform. It also raised a record US$170M in its series C funding round earlier this year, boosting its innovation capabilities to better serve business owners and partners.

Source: Foodics