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April 2018 will go down as a milestone – for Zimplistic, for Rotimatic, and indeed for our collective vision of a smarter kitchen. What started as a frustration in our kitchen in 2008, very quickly transformed into an ideal – easy access to healthy home-cooked meals, with a push of a button. It’s only poetic that a full decade later, we ecstatically share with you the news of our Series C round of funding, a US$30 million injection for us to finish what we started.

“The future’s ours to knead. Won’t you join us?”


The Roti Revolution

It’s not every day that you see an invention come to life. The idea of Rotimatic began as a far-fetched dream of a woman who has been the source and persevering force behind it. As we announce this funding milestone, we can’t help but feel tremendous gratitude towards our users who have supported us on this long journey and have always been by our side. This is the start of a new era for Zimplistic. We are humbled and delighted to be joined by partners who believe in our vision. Their support is a testament to Rotimatic’s potential of being a disruptor in the kitchen industry, by redefining how people cook with smart technology.

Credence Partners, South East Asia’s leading private equity fund, specializes in investments in manufacturing, logistics, information-communication technology, mobile devices, services companies, and consumer sectors. This, along with the support from EDBI, a premier Asian investor firm that is the investing arm of Singapore’s Economic Development Board, is a strong endorsement and comes at a time when we are rapidly evolving and innovating to make Rotimatic a gadget of the smarter kitchen.

Spending It Right

We have heard and are always listening to you. We take your feedback and your praises seriously and have made it our priority to work towards a cohesive and seamless customer service experience – for both existing and future Rotimatic owners.

You’ve heard it before – One Rotimatic. Endless Possibilities. And we’re driven to improve your Rotimatic, one upgrade at a time. From an appliance that once only churned out fresh rotis, we’ve upgraded the menu to include puris and pizza bases. Today, we are inching ever-closer to tortilla, wraps and gluten-free flour capabilities to bring you even healthier meals.

The future’s ours to knead. Won’t you join us?

Thanking You

To our community of 40,000 Rotimatic families, we can’t thank you enough. Your faith in our invention and mission keeps us going, and your enthusiasm through the recipes you share remind us why we started at all.

You have been patient and understanding.  You have been an integral part of making Zimplistic what we are today. For all that, from the bottom of our hearts, we thank you.

Sincerely from Pranoti, Rishi and the entire Z team.


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We are happy to share that we have now shipped Rotimatic to all the pre-order customers in Singapore! We are now gearing up to bring Rotimatic to the homes in the US.

This is a big milestone for the team, marking the beginning of a new phase – Rotimatic from the lab to the homes. To express the gratitude for the support we received through the journey, we invited our Singapore preorder customers to our office to meet the team, get inspired with some exciting roti recipes, and to take their Rotimatic home.

Have a peek at the event here:

For all of you who are eager to know how Rotimatic is doing in the homes of users in Singapore, here is what they have to say:

Follow the link to the Straits Times’ article to read more about it.

As we are opening new orders in your country, we have spoken to many Rotimatic fans and understand that you want to know more about:

1. Reviews: what existing users in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore are saying, especially about the taste of Rotimatic rotis. Read some of these customer experiences here.

2. Product: how Rotimatic works, what more can it make beyond rotis.

3. The 30-day full refund guarantee: how you can try before committing.

4. Warranty & Support: how to get help using and maintaining your Rotimatic.

To make it easier for you, we have addressed all these questions below.

1. Reviews: what existing users are saying, especially about the taste of Rotimatic rotis?

Roti quality is the biggest thing we obsessed about when designing Rotimatic, to ensure rotis from Rotimatic to meet the 5 criteria:

1. Fully puffed;
2. Fully cooked both outside and inside;
3. Perfectly round ;
4. Feel fresh, soft and homemade;
5. Remain soft when packed for lunch.

You’ll have the freedom to experiment with different flour types and settings to get the best rotis for your taste. Stay in touch with the community to get tips (and hacks!) on how to best use your Rotimatic for fresh homemade quality roti every time.

Don’t take our words for it. Hear it from the current Rotimatic owners.

Many have also posted their product demo and reviews online. Simply search on Facebook or Youtube for more reviews. For your easy reference, we have also compiled some reviews from the actual users here.

A year with Rotimatic in home across the world

2. Product: how does Rotimatic work?

Rotimatic is an unprecedented amalgamation of precision engineering, robotics and design to make the tedious and time-consuming process of roti-making fully automated. You just load fresh ingredients, and it does the rest.

See Rotimatic in action:

But, the piece de resistance is that it’s WiFi-enabled! Which means your Rotimatic will keep getting smarter with time. It will auto-upgrade itself when we send any new software upgrades via the cloud. We recently introduced ‘Puri’ to the Rotimatic menu and there’s so much more in store – pizza base, tortillas, et al. Get ready to say goodbye to the store-bought sliced bread.


3. The 30-day full refund guarantee: how does it work?

Rotimatic 30-day-full-refund

Rotimatic comes with a no-questions-asked 30-day full refund guarantee. During this trial period, if you feel that the Rotimatic doesn’t live up to your expectations, you can return it & we will refund you the full retail price. Moreover, we will pick up your Rotimatic from your house so you won’t be charged any return shipping and handling fee.

4. Warranty & after-sales support

Rotimatic comes with a 1-year free local warranty effective from the day you receive your Rotimatic. During this warranty period, all repairs and replacements related to regular use will be free of charge. Beyond the 1-year warranty, you also have an option to purchase extended warranty.

Chat support will be available 24/7 via the Rotimatic App. Our 30-day-trail-1technicians can remotely connect to your machine to troubleshoot and send software fixes via the cloud. Within the warranty period, if you face any hardware problems, we shall either repair or replace your unit free of charge, to ensure you don’t miss out on hot fresh rotis.