Rakuten and Kourakuen Pursue Vision for "Restaurant of the Future"

April 11, 2019
by RNN

Rakuten held a joint press conference with Kourakuen, a ramen restaurant chain with 517 branches nationwide, to announce a collaboration around the Rakuten Point Card service.
In addition to introducing the Rakuten Point Card at all Kourakuen restaurants, there are also plans to roll out initiatives leveraging various Rakuten Group services, including a sponsorship agreement with Rakuten Baseball. One of these initiatives, an AI-powered photo booth developed by Rakuten Institute of Technology called "Kourakuen UmaAI Kuji," was demonstrated on the day of the press conference, attracting much media attention.
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