Posts Tagged: hungrygowhere

Cheatsheet of startup acquisitions in Southeast Asia

Here's a quick guide to the past exits that have happened in the region.

  • September 2, 2014
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Whither Singapore Inc?

SPH and SingTel are giants of media and telecommunications. Their success, or lack of it, considerably impacts Singapore’s startup ecosyst...

  • May 26, 2014
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HungryGoWhere still going places after acquisition, says inSing CEO

Startup acquisitions are a mixed bag: sometimes the acquired product soars, other times it sinks due to neglect, shuffling of talent, or a m...

  • October 2, 2013
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A different perspective to Southeast Asia’s startup ecosystem

In the past few years, we observed three interesting waves of activities which are leading to a brain drain in Southeast Asia.

  • March 5, 2013
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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
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After SingTel Acquisition, New Site Under HungryGoWhere Brand Will Be Launched

Last week we wrote about SingTel acquiring Singapore’s food recommendation site, Whilst this came as a surprise to ...

  • May 31, 2012
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SingTel continues shopping spree, acquires HungryGoWhere for US$9.4M

The site, which was started in 2007, has become the most popular food website in Singapore.

  • May 22, 2012
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IE9 Turns and Into Windows Desktop Apps

Singapore-based sites (food reviews) and (flight booking) are now “site-pin enabled” if you’re usin...

  • August 25, 2011
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Groupon + Threadless + Food =

HungryGoWhere takes Groupon niche with HungryDeals, strengthening the Hungry ecosystem and relationships between restaurants and diners.

  • November 26, 2010
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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
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HungryGoWhere now recommends food you like, delivers to your mobile

The Malaysian version of food portal HungryGoWhere has rolled out a new feature that makes personalized recommendations based on your palat...

  • November 8, 2013
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Burpple Launches Food Search Engine In Singapore, Finds New Monetization Model

Burpple launched its web seach engine for food called The Social Food Guide today in Singapore. It’s designed as a very visual way to help...

  • July 15, 2013
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Is There Innovation in Asia?

We often see successful startups coming from the West, more particularly in Silicon Valley and sometimes it raises the question of whether t...

  • October 19, 2012
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Cheatsheet of SingTel acquisitions

Motivated by a need to transform itself into a multimedia and IT company, the SingTel acquisitions are a means to acquire innovative mobile ...

  • September 20, 2012
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Startup events helped HungryGoWhere secure the SingTel acquisition

Officially, SingTel‘s acquisition of HungryGoWhere for US$9.4M, Singapore’s number one food portal, was a few months in the mak...

  • May 28, 2012
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Who will you nominate for the National Infocomm Awards 2012?

The biannual National Infocomm Awards (NIA) are back, and nominations have already opened. Organizations and companies in Singapore are elig...

  • March 17, 2012
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No More Bill Limit With HungryDeals New eCode System

HungryDeals revamps daily deal model for restaurants, getting rid of the old model that was getting in the way of a finer dining experience.

  • April 27, 2011
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In Conversation with Wong Hoong An, co-founder of HungryGoWhere

HungryGoWhere is a search engine that allows users to find out the type of food, pricing, location and other relevant information within a c...

  • October 20, 2009
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