Posts Tagged: carousell


Looking beyond your local market – the ins and outs of regional expansion (Kuala Lumpur Meetup)

Tech in Asia, in partnership with MaGIC, are bringing together a group of startups - Carousell, Soft Space, and Uber - to discuss the best p...

  • August 5, 2014
  • at 11:36 am
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Rakuten Ventures managing partner Saemin Ahn: “No one should tell you what your vision is about.”

Rakuten Ventures’ Saemin Ahn: “No one should tell you what your vision is about.”

Rakuten Ventures managing partner Saemin Ahn shares many interesting insights on the Japanese investment scene.

  • June 2, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
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Why 2014 could be a breakout year for mobile commerce in Southeast Asia

At a Christmas gathering among friends in Singapore, I was surprised to learn that a couple of them have begun selling second-hand stuff on ...

  • December 24, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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SingTel jumps into mobile commerce with Lyke, its secretive new app

Update: Added more details on Lyke gleaned from interviews with SingTel executives. Just days before Singapore-based mobile marketplace star...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 8:30 am
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Carousell users get a new storefront with launch of SheShops Marketplace

Given that 70 percent of users of mobile commerce startup Carousell are female and fall within the 16 to 34-year-old range, the team saw a g...

  • August 20, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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These 5 Baidu Hackathon Finalists Make Your Life Greener and Simpler

Over the weekend, close to 50 developers gathered to hack using tools from Baidu and Singapore's Exploit Technologies held at Plug-In@Blk71.

  • July 29, 2013
  • at 3:27 pm
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M-Commerce Startup Carousell Announces Collaboration with Singapore Press Holdings’ STClassifieds

Often, when the areas of concentration of two companies overlap, they battle it out for market dominance, so it’s nice when we see an exam...

  • January 17, 2013
  • at 7:00 am
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Launched: Carousell, a mobile app that gives your old stuff new life

Investors and seasoned entrepreneurs seem to have reached a consensus: A mobile app that makes buying and selling second-hand stuff easy has...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 1:47 pm
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Buying and selling designer clothing just became a whole lot easier with this startup

Buying and selling designer clothing just became a whole lot easier with this startup

The idea for Style Tribute was born from Crespin’s passion for vintage and unique designer pieces.

  • June 17, 2014
  • at 6:23 pm
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14 popular ecommerce sites in Singapore

Singapore has seen a huge rise in online shopping activity over the past few years. Here’s a list of what we think are up-and-rising and p...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
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New mobile marketplace app Duriana raises $800,000 from Dealguru Holdings

Mobile marketplace app Duriana today announced that it has raised S$1 million ($800,000) from e-commerce group Dealguru (who is also the com...

  • December 11, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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Singaporean marketplace app Carousell snags $800K funding, sets sights on Malaysia and Indonesia

Singapore-based marketplace mobile app Carousell has successfully raised S$1 million ($800,000) seed funding led by Rakuten, with follow-on ...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 10:59 pm
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Carousell partners with SPH Magazines, marries editorial and e-commerce

Carousell has taken its relationship with Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), the country’s largest news publisher, to the next level. The...

  • August 20, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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STClassifieds finds it can do better on mobile; partners with Carousell to improve user experience

While STClassifieds, owned by SPH, is strong on the web; Carousell, a Singapore startup with modern sensibilities, shows promise when it com...

  • January 17, 2013
  • at 7:03 am
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Carousell App Updates, Now a More Chatty Marketplace for Buyers and Sellers

We all have had impulse buys, especially those ones that scream, “I’m on sale!” And when they start to collect dust in the corner of t...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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