Smartcool Distributor Installs at McDonald’s Chain in Riyadh

Tuesday, 12 September 2017     

Achieves 20% Savings on Air-conditioning costs at The Luxury Tiara Hotel Riyadh

Vancouver, B.C. September 12, 2017, Smartcool Systems Inc. (TSXV: SSC OTC: SSCFF) is pleased to report that Kafaat Energy Company, its distributor in Saudi Arabia has been appointed by Riyadh International Catering Corporation to supply and install Smartcool’s energy efficiency technology at McDonald’s branches in Riyadh. The above appointment is part of Riyadh International Catering Corporation’s plans to promote energy efficiency standards, green environment and reduced levels of carbons’ emissions.

Bashar Abdulrahman, CEO Kafaat Energy Company stated "We have been successfully installing Smartcool’s energy efficiency systems in various locations in the KSA. Initial installations for Riyadh International Catering Corporation at McDonald’s locations have been completed and are being evaluated for a full rollout to all 162 branches. With the significant requirement for climate cooling in Saudi Arabia and additionally, refrigeration requirements at McDonald’s, there are many buildings that could benefit from Smartcool’s proprietary technology. We look forward to growing the installed base of satisfied customers that are implementing the technology and whom are not only realizing a financial benefit but reducing their carbon footprint."

Ted Konyi, CEO Smartcool Systems Inc. commented "Kafaat Energy Company has been extremely focused on marketing Smartcool’s technology and it shows. In addition to working with Riyadh International Catering Corporations’ McDonald’s locations, they recently installed at Tiara Hotel, a unique luxury hotel in Riyadh. Results at Tiara showed a 20% savings on Air Conditioning costs. This represents significant savings for the hotel as well as reducing emissions. We continue to support Kafaat and their initiatives and look forward to their continued success."

About Riyadh International Catering Company
Riyadh International Catering Company is proud to serve the Central, Eastern and Northern regions of KSA some of its favorite food since 1993. McDonald's KSA Central, Eastern and Northern regions today has 162 restaurants geographically located and over 5,007 employees to service customers. McDonald’s KSA Central, Eastern and Northern regions is committed to the quality of the products it serves at each restaurant and also maintains an active social responsibility agenda.

About Kafaat Energy Company
Kafaat Energy Company is specialized in providing energy saving solutions and products for various applications (HVAC, heating systems, motors) through partnership with international energy saving companies. Those solutions guarantee savings of around 15% - 20% of the total electricity consumption at clients’ premises.

About Smartcool
Smartcool Systems Inc. (TSX-V: SSC OTC: SSCFF) provides cutting edge energy efficient and energy cost reduction solutions for businesses around the world. The ECO3 and ESM are Smartcool’s unique retrofit technologies that reduce the energy consumption of compressors in air conditioning, refrigeration and heat pump systems by up to 40%, giving customers a return on investment in as little as 12 months.

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