Even though this is the youngest IT segment in Uruguay, companies in this sector are highly dynamic and internationally successful. In addition, applications are developed with their own intellectual property.
PedidosYa is an Uruguayan online food ordering company with operations in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Mexico and Venezuela. It has a team of over 150 employees, about 13,000 restaurants in their online catalog, and more than 2 million downloads of its app. In 2014 it was acquired by the German Company Delivery Hero, leader in the online food business.
Ironhide Game Studio is the Uruguayan company that has created the Kingdom Rush game, a success in market places and that already has a second edition that managed to reach #1 position in the Top paid apps for iPhone and iPad in the markets of Asia, Europe and the United States.