Expo 2020 Dubai has chosen Talabat, which is regions leading food delivery service, as its official partner for the event.
Visitors to this one of a kind mega exhibition, that begins from 20th October next year, will be able to chose from a wide variety of restaurants, to either deliver their food to pick it up from various Talabat pick-up points established at different spots in the Expo 2020 venue.
Talabat announced that a next-gen cloud kitchen will be deployed, specially for Expo 2020 which will feature a range of restaurants serving freshly prepared food to visitors and exhibitors.
Visitors will be able to try cuisine from around the world in the international spirit of the event and anticipate super-fast and efficient delivery, representing the Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability sub-themes of Expo 2020, he said in a statement.
In the food and beverage industry, cloud kitchens are representing a new era, offering higher levels of operational efficiency, menu control, and delivery time.
Talabat said that its cloud kitchen would adapt to market patterns and consumer behaviour – increasing efficiency and reducing waste products that are highly sought-after.
“With over 25 million visitors attending during the six-month event and up to 500,000 meals projected to be served in our busiest days, Expo 2020 Dubai will open doors for visitors to explore exciting global cuisine.” said Darren Tse, Director – Concessions and Programming, Expo 2020 Dubai.
“Seeing the leading food delivery company Talabat on board as Expo’s food delivery service would allow visitors to easily order food from around the event site. We are excited to bring people closer to a cloud kitchen, which is a crucial growing trend in the food and beverage industry, bringing variety and quality to the visitor experience.” He said.
Tomaso Rodriguez, Talabat’s CEO, added: “We are honored to be Expo 2020 Dubai’s food delivery partner.Not only because we are the regional leaders in online food delivery, but also because the spirit of creativity is at the core of Expo 2020 Dubai, and at The World’s Greatest Show we will introduce creative and innovative ways to greet guests with culinary surprises.
“Our cloud kitchen model offers unique benefits: besides providing consumers a wide selection of freshly prepared food from many corners of the world, it also helps reduce waste and makes food delivery service even more effective and agile.”