Clovia wants to redefine the lingerie market, and help customers choose beyond standard cuts, shapes and colours.
Ecommerce is already big in Asia, and it only has room to grow. As local startups and global players tap into new opportunities, each country also creates its own ecommerce leaders. On top of these sites, social media is even becoming a new avenue for consumers to shop. While many countries still struggle to find better payment options and access to the internet, it’s worth studying how new ecommerce players and the evolving demand of consumers shapes how Asians shop.
Chinese social ecommerce startup Red just raised a series B round from GGV that will help it expand its overseas offerings.
India’s Jugnoo, a startup that has apps for both auto ricksaw rides and food delivery, today revealed that it has raised US$5 million in series A funding. The i...
With new investors on board, the startup aims to grab a bigger piece of the maintenance, repair, and operational goods market. Its Japanese backers are bullish.
Mitra Adiperkasa (MAP) is one of Indonesia’s largest offline retailers. The firm is set to launch MAPeMall, turning the nation’s ecommerce fight into a trifecta...
TargetingMantra aims to help online stores target emails to precise users at specific times to increase the chances they’ll make a purchase.
With a growing middle class, these Indonesian furniture ecommerce sites may soon have locals buying sofas online and early stage investors lining up.
When people go to a mall, Kudo wants them to shop online using its kiosks, not go into the stores. This idea is slowly taking off.
ePuja is an Android app to book religious ceremonies and remedy rituals across thousands of temples in India.
BoxGreen is focusing for the moment on the Singapore market, where the co-founding team is based.
Apart from helping users design their own apparels, sell them and make money, this Bengaluru-based startup also raises money for a social cause.
Former CEO of Lazada Indonesia Magnus Ekbom talks about company values, winning on every metric, and a strategy for dealing with Lippo Group’s MatahariMall.
A review of Porter Erisman's book Alibaba's World: How a Remarkable Chinese Company is Changing the Face of Global Business.
In spite of a budding ecommerce landscape, MNC Shop’s Reino Barack says his firm will scale back its online retail to focus more on TV shopping in Indonesia.
Once again, Amazon is slower than Alibaba and its many Chinese rivals.
MySnappyCart set out to be the Instacart of Hong Kong, but the city is proving to be a whole different animal than those tamed in the West.
The fresh funding will be used for product development and expansion to newer verticals and cities.
FruitDay claims to be the largest fresh produce etailer in China by revenue, and it expects to have more than 10 million users this year.
Expedia has sold off its entire 62.4 percent stake in eLong, worth US$671 million. US$400 million of it was picked up by China's Ctrip.
Malaysia-based iPrice, a site that aggregates a multitude of ecommerce sites in Southeast Asia into a single shopping destination, raises funds from Asia Ventur...
Adrian Vanzyl, CEO of Ardent Capital, is preparing to take Indonesia by storm with aCommerce, office supplies, women’s apparel, and cash back shopping tech.
Built by a fashion journo, Bebelian is an Indonesian ecommerce site for pre-owned, branded goods from famous people. The startup aims to redefine used apparel.
Xiu’s investment comes just days after several high-profile luxury brands filed a lawsuit against China’s biggest ecommerce company, Alibaba.
Which is why Chinese hardware startups should be begging for Xiaomi's investment.
Having acquired Axioo, Indonesian phone distributor Erajaya plans to enter manufacturing. Simultaneously, the firm is building an ecommerce fulfillment center.
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The partnership will see Kingdee offering its cloud-based services to merchants on JD’s online marketplace.
A repeat wrist slap following similar calls in March.
With this, Homado’s 3,000 architects and interior designers have been integrated into the existing offerings of BedBathMore. It will also start a community.