Meal Temple partners up with Drukfood, expands to Bhutan

Phnom Penh (15 August) – Meal Temple Group, a Cambodia based food delivery company, is now expanding to the Kingdom of Bhutan. The company is partnering up and investing in DrukRide, a new startup offering bus ticket booking service to local and international travelers.

Meal Temple will deploy its tech and operations through a new service that will become the first food delivery platform in the country, available via website and mobile app. More than eighty restaurants are now working with the local team, offering delivery services to customers across Bhutan’s capital, Thimphu.

Founder of DrukRide, Jigme Thinley Yoezer Rinzin, said: We are happy and excited to work jointly with Meal Temple Group to explore new opportunities in Bhutan. Thanks to our local knowledge and their industry experience, acquired through other similar frontier markets in Asia, we will be able to address hundreds of daily orders within the next few weeks.”

Such platform is new to Bhutan’s market, where local customers are now looking for more online and delivery services. The company will also offer a range of new services that are currently being tested in other countries, with the aim of becoming a regional super app.