Anand Rajaraman and Venky Harinarayan, co-founders of Junglee Corp and Cambrian Ventures, will help Urban Ladder improve mobility, data analytics, and product visualization.
10 hours ago by Daniel Tay
It got Brazilian supermodel Alessandra Ambrosia onboard as part of a contract with Rocket Internet-backed ecommerce company Dafiti. Its next step: replicating this method in Asia.
12 hours ago by Paul Bischoff
WePiao is already integrated into both WeChat and QQ, the two most popular messaging apps in China. In 2014, 30% of movie tickets in China were sold online.
9:48 pm on Apr 27, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
Trikomsel is a go-to name when people go gadget shopping in Indonesia. Now facing an ecommerce boom, CEO Sugiono Wiyono wants to cut disruptors off at the pass.
9:00 am on Apr 26, 2015 by J.T. Quigley
Tokyo Digital Music Syndicates wants to make pressing a limited-run LP easy and affordable for indie artists and small record labels. But that's just the start.
10:43 pm on Apr 23, 2015 by C. Custer
Chinese online travel site Tuniu may be in big trouble after 17 major international tour providers announced a boycott of the site starting in July.
8:10 pm on Apr 23, 2015 by Nikita Peer
FitHo, which has just been acquired by Practo, automatically suggests custom diets and exercise regimes to users based on their lifestyle, fitness requirements, and food preferences.
2:22 pm on Apr 23, 2015 by Nikita Peer
The four-year-old startup claims to have two million products across categories like clothing, handicrafts, jewellery, and art from 12,000 artisans and will use the capital for scaling up.
2:51 pm on Apr 22, 2015 by Nadine Freischlad
Lab equipment is mostly imported and hard to come by in Indonesia, a problem which new online retailer LabSatu wants to solve.
8:29 pm on Apr 21, 2015 by Steven Millward
The shift to mobile-only is optional for now, but an Alibaba representative tells Tech in Asia that two million merchants have already opted for this.
11:54 am on Apr 21, 2015 by Daniel Tay
Ensogo CEO Kris Marszalek believes that this will help the ecommerce firm become the dominant flash sales player in Southeast Asia.
8:00 am on Apr 21, 2015 by C. Custer
Some suppliers will even go so far as to ship fakes out of China just to have them shipped back in so that they can be officially certified as imported.
6:17 pm on Apr 20, 2015 by Nikita Peer
The two-year-old e-store has a database of over 100,000 medicines. It is currently operational in Delhi NCR, Bangalore, and Bhubaneswar and is looking to rapidly expand across cities.
3:15 pm on Apr 20, 2015 by Nikita Peer
“We would like to support empowerment of millions of beauty professionals. I want to help them improve their lives, increase income levels and be part of their personal milestones.”
12:51 pm on Apr 20, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
Looks like Indonesians won’t get a localized Alibaba for some months to come. But Lippo is fundraising with the help of Credit Suisse and Bank of America.
12:00 pm on Apr 20, 2015 by Nitin Mittal
Nitin Mittal from InnoVentures talks about how the growing ecommerce scene in ASEAN countries represents huge opportunity, but is not without its challenges.
10:26 am on Apr 20, 2015 by Steven Millward
Japanese ecommerce titan Rakuten this morning announced that it’s taken a less than 10 percent stake in Chinese online shopping discounts site Fanli.
5:05 pm on Apr 17, 2015 by Paul Bischoff
Ganji and 58.com have both signed a memorandum of understanding and are expected to officially announce the merger as early as today.