N36 alumni raises $6.7M seed round for food tech platform: Platterz

Apr 05, 2017

Toronto-based Platterz knows they’re working in a crowded marketplace; whether you’re looking to skip a lineup before ordering food for lunch, or looking for food delivery to the office, there really is no shortage of food startups looking to become the next big convenient thing.

So how does a food startup distinguish themselves from all the rest? The founders of Platterz, on the heels of a $6.7 million seed round, believes that their distinction is in focusing on automation. Co-founder and president Yishay Waxman recalls first meeting co-founder and CEO Eran Henig, who co-founded Toronto-based Tradyo before selling it to Metroland in 2014, as the impetus for the startup’s origins.

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