From left: Dialog Digital Services Chief Manager – Fintech Gimali Soysa, Harpo’s Cafes & Restaurants MD Harpo Gooneratne, Dialog Digital Services Chief Manager – Merchant Acquisition and Sales Udaya Jayasundera and Dialog Digital Services Account Manager – Enterprise Sales, Mobile Money Thaabith Saldin
Genie, a payment aggregator app powered by Dialog Axiata, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, has partnered Harpo’s Pizza & Pasta to offer customers a cashless experience for simplicity and convenience.
Since its inception as Colombo’s first authentic thin-crust wood-fired pizza maker by legendary restaurateur Harpo Gooneratne, Harpo’s Pizza and Pasta has been synonymous with premium quality gourmet Italian cuisine.
Genie, Sri Lanka’s first and only PCI-DSS certified mobile payment application allows users to add their Visa/Mastercard, Current/Savings account or eZ Cash account to the app and make remote payments, in-app payments, over-the-counter payments and web transfers more safely and conveniently.
Genie customers will be able to explore and enjoy a range of products from Harpo’s Pizza from multiple payment methods at their Nugegoda and Kotte Pizza Parlours. Over the counter payments can be made via the scan-and-pay QR option and deliveries can be paid for via the remote payment option. Customers will have to dial the Harpo’s Pizza delivery hotline on 011 486 9000, place their order, pay remotely and have their order delivered to any location for added convenience.
“With a focus on new marketing efforts and customer friendly initiatives Harpo’s Pizza has always introduced innovative ideas. Genie backed by Dialog offers an easy, secure payment system that can be enjoyed by our guests and we are pleased to offer this service at our Nugegoda and Kotte Pizza Parlours,” stated Harpo’s Pizza and Pasta Managing Director Harpo Gooneratne.
Dialog Axiata PLC Chief Manager, Fintech Gimali Soysa said: “We are delighted to be partnered with one of Sri Lanka’s leading gourmet restaurants and allow Genie customers to experience delectable food and a seamless payment experience. Harpo’s has been in the forefront by paving the way for many in the restaurant industry by offering excellent service and quality products , and this is in line with Genie’s own way of serving our customers, the very same.”