Powered by their “last minute unlimited ” tagline, FunNow leads the reservation platform for various entertainment and leisure venues, this includes lounge bars, bistros, spas and beauty centers. On the other hand, TABLEAPP is the leading Malaysian startup that focuses towards restaurant reservation and table management tools. Since its establishment back in 2013, TABLEAPP has seated over 6.3 million diners.
“Breakthrough of a powerful 360-degree hospitality solution resulting in more spontaneous and enjoyable user experiences; from making instant reservations to accessing last-minute deals in the Klang Valley“, adding further, “This acquisition of TABLEAPP aligns with FunNow’s mission of creating more memorable experiences, a big part which is for users to be spontaneous before enjoying what lies ahead through a powerful reservation platform within their mobile devices. Now with TABLEAPP, we are set to become the largest reservation platform in Malaysia and soon other cities in Southeast Asia for urbanites.“Philip Ting, Founding Partner and Head of Southeast of FunNow.
Benson Chang, the founder and current CEO of TABLEAPP, believes the combined strengths of both entities would result in a complete solution that would benefits food and beverages (F&B) businesses.
“TABLEAPP has been enabling a centralized F&B digital solution including reservation and table management system for merchants since our establishment seven years ago. We are the leading provider of online restaurant reservations in Malaysia while FunNow offers users the best price points on lifestyle activities”Benson Chang, Founder and CEO of TABLEAPP.
Chang further believes that the combination of both entities enables restaurant owners to sell unreserved or empty tables during the last minute while attracting a bigger user base to capitalize on provided discounts and offers. According to Chang, this is a win-win situation for both parties.
Benson Chang appointed as FunNow’s Malaysia Director and head of the operations of the combined platforms in Malaysia. TABLEAPP team joins FunNow Malaysia office based in Kuala Lumpur. However, the restaurant reservation and table management tools for registered merchants operate in a standalone application. The TABLEAPP application is available for both mobile platforms.