â talabat partnered with the Terminus group to launch autonomous delivery robots in the UAE for the first time at Expo 2020
â talabat and Terminus jointly designed and developed autonomous closed compartment delivery robots for safe, contactless and secure food delivery at Expo 2020
â The partnership aims to optimize last mile delivery, delivering from the Talabat pavilion to designated drop-off points on the Expo site
â The adoption of new technologies and innovation in all operations is a key driver for the development of the online food delivery industry.
talabat, the region’s leading food delivery and e-commerce platform and the official food delivery provider for Expo 2020 is proud to announce its partnership with Terminus Group, the official robotics partner at Expo 2020, to launch autonomous food delivery robots, revolutionizing the sustainable sustainability of delivering miles at Expo 2020.
Sustainability, one of the sub-themes of Expo 2020, is a priority for talabat and Terminus. Jointly designed by the two organizations for high efficiency, the robots operate in a sustainable manner and fully integrate both the talabat application interface and the Terminus robot management system, as well as high capacity, Password secure compartments and can deliver thousands of orders per day.
Using advanced artificial intelligence (AI) for point-to-point food delivery, the robots will transport orders from talabat’s state-of-the-art two-story cloud kitchen to customers at designated drop-off points at the Expo site. Customers can unlock robots using unique QR codes or order IDs to ensure food is delivered to customers in a safe, contactless and seamless manner.
Terminus Victor Ai, CEO and Founder of Terminus Technologies Group, said: âWe are proud to partner with talabat to bring our expertise and knowledge to showcase autonomous delivery robots at Expo 2020. Equipped with AI , the robots will showcase a smart and sustainable way to deliver food to designated areas at the Expo site, as well as help solve issues such as the shortage of cyclists. The project reflects talabat’s tremendous efforts to embrace innovative solutions as we move towards a future powered by digital transformation.
He added, âOur cooperation with talabat will continue to consolidate and deepen as we seek ways to work together in the area of ââsmart delivery. The introduction of autonomous delivery robots at Expo 2020 marks the start of our partnership with talabat. Going forward, both sides will strive to apply more innovative business models to different delivery scenarios in UAE and other countries in the region. “
Onur Elgun, vice president of MENA strategy at talabat, said: âWe have worked closely with Terminus to develop and design autonomous delivery robots integrated with the talabat app to deliver food in a safe, secure manner. and transparent to Expo visitors. Delivery robots are the result of our shared mission to facilitate digital transformation and we are very excited to bring them to life for the first time at Expo 2020 and showcase the future of food and grocery delivery in line and intelligent mobility.
The food delivery and e-commerce industry is developing rapidly, and technology continues to play an increasingly important role in its growth. The adoption of new digital solutions in all aspects of the business is a key factor in talabat’s success and innovation remains a priority. The region’s leading online food delivery platform currently has over 300 tech and product talent in its tech hub located at the company’s headquarters in Dubai.