Indonesia’s ecommerce scene is now looking like a gang war. Ardent Capital’s WhatsNew Group show up with guns blazing in the form of Moxy.
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Indonesian fashion ecommerce enabler Paraplou Group has a site that will compete with MAPeMall and Zalora. But is the local market already sewn up?
This guy’s story of failing in Indonesia is refreshingly honest. Now he’s getting up and trying again
Danny Taniwan rom Medan in Indonesia started his first ecommerce venture with zero knowledge. He failed to build that startup, but came out stronger.
The new startup lets Indonesians put their love for social commerce into a pocket-sized marketplace. It’s designed to complement Facebook and Twitter eshops.
HappyFresh is an app for home grocery delivery in Jakarta. COO Benjamin Koellmann hopes to change the consumer behavior of Indonesia’s supermarket crowd.
Following a $2.5M funding round, Indonesian marketplace for MRO goods Ralali looks to make the industry faster and more transparent, targets 20% market share.
Earlier today, Tech in Asia noticed MatahariMall was live in stealth beta form. It was really kind of a coincidence that we found it. After a few minutes, howev...
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...
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.
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.
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.
Poor Education and Infrastructure stand in the way of more digital inclusion in Indonesia
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.
Having acquired Axioo, Indonesian phone distributor Erajaya plans to enter manufacturing. Simultaneously, the firm is building an ecommerce fulfillment center.
Small and medium-sized enterprises drive Indonesia’s economy. Yet few of them use the internet. Indonesia’s ecommerce association wants to change that.
The site hopes to serve a young, dynamic, and independent demographic of women in Indonesia. Ideosource believes the startup has disruptive potential.
Kudo sells products online via physical kiosks in public places. It accepts cash and just grabbed fresh funds for a local expansion from four investors.
Bobobobo CEO Jimmy Akili says he wants to focus on curation and creativity instead of becoming the next Jack Ma.
The site features product from stylish Indonesian vendors in seven different spaces, and plans to use Emtek’s TV and media assets to promote itself locally.
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.
Lab equipment is mostly imported and hard to come by in Indonesia, a problem which new online retailer LabSatu wants to solve.
Daily deals and discount products site Evoucher from Indonesia announces pre-series A funding from a Korean company in the gaming industry.
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.
The new firm is headed by Aswin Utomo of Indonesia’s AdaDiskon. WhatWeLike aims to let users socialize and discover the hot fashion items in the archipelago.
Logistics are tough in the region’s large yet fragmented ecommerce markets. Companies like aCommerce offer end-to-end control, others find their niche.
Lippo Group announces Hadi Wenas as MatahariMall’s CEO. Google Indonesia’s former country director Rudy Ramawy joins Lippo Digital Ventures as managing director...
Industry luminaries met yesterday at an event held by Indonesia’s ecommerce association idEA to discuss the upcoming ecommerce roadmap with minister Rudiantara.