Oman’s 1st cloud kitchen IO Kitchen inks partnership deal with UAE’s KR&CO

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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IO Kitchen, the first and leading Omani-owned cloud kitchen, has signed a partnership agreement with UAE-based multi-concept holding company Kreative Restaurants & Co (KR&CO) in order to use its smart kitchen operations and innovative technology stack to accelerate KR&CO’s reach across the Sultanate of Oman.

The company said that “the partnership will see the introduction of 11 regionally leading healthy food concepts to Oman, that are inspired by sustainable, fresh and high-quality ingredients, creating a variety for customers to choose from through various local food aggregators.”

Mr. Hisham Hasan, Co-Founder and CEO of IO Kitchen said that, “We are delighted to join hands with KR&CO to support their expansion plans across the region.”

“We look forward to helping them expand their footprint with our innovative technology stack, a highly skilled and diverse team of culinary experts, and our customer-centric business model, to deliver quality, delicious food to the comfort of our customers’ homes,” Mr. Hasan noted.

IO Kitchen currently operates over 22 local and regional brands including Rice N’ Roll, Ubhar Express, MunchZilla, Rice N’ Spice, Just Khao Suey, Big Bao Buns, Egg Story, Wok Stars, Mix N’ Munch, My Pasta, and many others.

Mr. Khaled Fadly, Founder and CEO of KR&CO commented that, “As a homegrown F&B company, we are looking forward to expanding our reach to Oman. We take a lot of pride in how far we have come and cannot wait to introduce our 11 loved food concepts to Oman through our partnership with IO Kitchen.”

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