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Forget food blogging: this startup aims to show that table reservations are the real money-makers

One of the biggest problems Benson Chang identified while running a restaurant was the lack of manpower to take reservations during peak per...

  • July 9, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
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facebook users in Japan 2013

No need for alarm, Facebook is doing fine in Japan with 21 million active users

Every once in a while, I see alarmist tweets or reports that indicate the number of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) users in a certain territory has "d...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Singapore’s DealGuru spins out food delivery business; forms Food Runner

DealGuru, a Singapore-based e-commerce company backed by Michael Brehm of Rebate Networks, has announced that it is spinning out its food de...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Spreadtrum Facebook deal

Chinese Chipset Maker to Embed Facebook in Smartphones, But Obviously Not for China Market

With a view to the “world outside of China,” Chinese chipset maker Spreadtrum (NASDAQ:SPRD) has announced a tie-up today with Facebook (...

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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Taiwan’s food review site iPeen raises USD 5M from Japan’s NEC Corporation

iPeen has accumulated some 200,000 businesses and over 250,000 customer reviews. It is receiving 7M monthly unique visitors.

  • January 25, 2013
  • at 8:24 am
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Get2Volume Tabsquare emenu interactive menu

eMenu provider TabSquare served USD480K in early stage funding from Get2Volume and NRF

TabSquare is an end-to-end service provider to restaurants and resorts. It offers eMenus displayed on tablets, order management systems, rea...

  • January 14, 2013
  • at 11:43 am
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Hello Investors: Free Facebook Shares if You Open An Account With 8Securities

Facebook has gone public today (as NASDAQ:FB), and Hong Kong-based financial trading startup, 8Securities (who just announced $1.5 million o...

  • May 18, 2012
  • at 9:08 pm
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Mobility Solutions Call-for-Collaboration (CFC): Food, Beverage, Retail, Hospitality Sectors

After Mobile Alliance concluded their Mobile Innovations eXchange on 9th June, now Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) follows...

  • June 27, 2011
  • at 9:16 pm
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Bringing Tech Solutions to Retail, Food, Beverage and Hospitality with Mobile Innovations eXchange

Next week, join in online as participants from key retail, food and beverage, and hospitality associations come together with technology org...

  • June 1, 2011
  • at 6:31 pm
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Qraved: Jakarta diners spent $1.5 billion on dining out in 2013 (INFOGRAPHIC)

Qraved also estimates that Jakarta diners ate out 380 million times last year, spending a total of US$1.5 billion annually.

  • April 1, 2014
  • at 7:24 pm
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At official launch, Singapore social food journal Burpple lights the grill under HungryGoWhere, Yelp

Burpple makes a big move to the web with its Social Food Guide, which launches in Singapore on 15 July followed by Indonesia, Philippines, a...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 3:09 pm
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Why Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda is a safer bet than Zalora and Lazada

The last time I met Foodpanda Asia CEO Kiren Tanna, fittingly over lunch, the food delivery service hadn’t raised money and kept a low...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 4:41 pm
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The real story: Food journal app Burpple sees about 8x growth in monthly activity since launch

Burpple -- pretty much the media darling of Singapore's tech scene -- has received widespread news coverage ever since it launched. But this...

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 8:30 am
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Clubvivre private dining

Sunk by overreach, Evenpanda resets as Clubvivre, a booking platform for private dining

Clubvivre focuses on private dining with executive-level chefs, charging north of USD 147 per person.

  • January 16, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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SingTel’s HungryGoWhere partners with Perx and, could lay foundation for ‘super food network’

Partnerships, especially when regional companies like HungryGoWhere and Yelp are involved, confer startups another advantage: It makes globa...

  • October 4, 2012
  • at 8:22 pm
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New DBS Facebook Campaign Encourages Check-Ins, Gives Deals

Singaporean bank DBS is seriously pushing forward its social media efforts with a massive Facebook Places and check-in deals competition tha...

  • August 12, 2011
  • at 3:08 pm
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Passing Cost To Consumers Is A Last Resort – Cafe Owners Speak

Rocked by the triple whammy of the global food crisis, rising labour and rental costs, Terence Lee finds out how four bosses of cafes and ba...

  • June 9, 2011
  • at 10:05 am
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Setting up your F&B business in Singapore

8 Tips to Setting Up Your Food and Beverage Business in Singapore

Updated: 25th March 2012 The Food-and-Beverage (F & B) services industry is booming in Singapore, having seen phenomenal growth in the p...

  • January 5, 2010
  • at 12:10 pm
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