F&B

How digital fuelled Baba Rafi’s globalisation
Hendy Setiono built his Baba Rafi business from a single kebab stall to an international franchise, and digital is fuelling it all.  
Boosted by CIP 500 grant, Offpeak expands to new markets
Six months after securing funding, Offpeak seeks to make its mark in the region, boosted by a CIP 500 grant, writes Benjamin Cher.
Singapore food discovery startup Burpple lands US$6mil funding
Burpple, a digital guide to eating places in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, said it will receive up to US$6 million in funding (approximately S$8.4 million) from Tembusu Partners, SPH Media Fund and Triumph Capital.
Mobikon in tie-up with Philippines’ BPI Bank
Mobikon has announced a tie-up with BPI Bank in Manila to offer its customer engagement platform to restaurants.
Mobikon raises new round, to expand internationally
Singapore-headquartered Mobikon, which operates a marketing platform for the F&B (food and beverage) industry, said it has raised funding from Life.Sreda and Qualgro, in line with its plan to “aggressively expand” in South-East Asia. The amount was not disclosed.
F&B outlets experiment with drones and robots as waiters
Staff crunch can be alleviated with flying robot waiters, says Timbre Group Drones supplied by Singaporean startup, R&D boosted by government grant
Singapore to get robot waiters … and they fly!
Singapore’s Timbre Group Pte Ltd’s five outlets will be the first restaurants in the world to deploy Infinium-Serve flying robotic waiters.
Epson top POS printer maker in SEA for fifth year running
Epson said IDC has named it the No 1 Point-of-Sale (POS) printer manufacturer in South-East Asia for the fifth year running.
F&B specialist Cuscapi develops customised POS security solution with Symantec
Cuscapi Bhd, which specialises in business management solutions for the food and beverage (F&B) industry, has developed a customised security solution known as Cuscapi Managed Security Suite (CMSS).
Cuscapi gets US$6.3mil KLIA contract to manage POS systems
Cuscapi Berhad said it has secured a five-year contract worth RM21 million (US$6.3 million) from Malaysia Airport Holdings Berhad (MAHB) to provide and maintain the point-of-sale (POS) system for the existing KLIA terminal and the new low-cost carrier terminal (LCCT) KLIA 2.
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