UAE startup BeanBurds unveils AR technology to enrich customer experiences

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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UAE’s one-stop online shopping platform for coffee products, BeanBurds has introduced augmented reality (AR) to enhance the buying experience of the customers.

BeanBurds offers specialty beans, coffee machines, tools, and accessories, as well as everything else needed to make the ideal cup of coffee at home.

According to the statement, the customers can now explore products in real-time, no matter where they are, using the latest AR innovation available on its official site. A complete 3D visualization allows buyers to picture how products such as coffee machines might look in their homes before purchase. Further, it allows for contactless and safer purchasing because customers can examine things up close.

Salem Ahmed
Salem Ahmed
CEO & Founder

“At BeanBurds, we always think of how we can deliver exceptional coffee experiences by identifying customer pain points and fixing them with innovative solutions. I believe AR has immense possibilities in the food and beverage industry. We are excited to launch this feature and exceed customer expectations.”

In addition, BeanBurds has a virtual barista powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) that helps coffee lovers match their personal preferences with the right coffee from a wide range of varieties from local roasters in the UAE, including Coffee Planet, Emirati Coffee Roastery, RoR Roastery, Nightjar Coffee Roaster, Nusantara Coffee Roasters, Saraya Specialty Coffees, Golden Beans and so on.


Launched in 2020, BeanBurds is an online platform for coffee lovers in the UAE. BeanBurds is a one-stop shop for everything related to coffee, from ordering specialty coffee that is freshly roasted before delivery to educating coffee enthusiasts through free resources and private consultation calls. Further, it provides a seamless customer journey and guaranteed freshness in every cup.

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