The homegrown startup looks to introduce O2O services in an untapped market.
When you think about online-to-offline (O2O) platforms in China you think about the basics that are available everywhere: food delivery, taxi services, edcuatio...
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By using a combination of AI, machine learning, and geospatial data, this Japanese loyalty app filters out the noise to send tailored offers just for you.
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BerryKitchen’s online food catering service delivers lunch boxes and ready-to-cook sets to busy Indonesians. The firm just packed up funding from two VCs too.
The ‘magic box’ of Being Chef comprises of all the processed ingredients in the required quantity, with the recipe. All you need to do is cook.
In China, one new startup is eschewing Magic's reliance on SMS - so last century! - in favor of WeChat. They've come up with WeSecretary.
It means that users of Alipay, which is China's top mobile wallet app, can now find local services like fresh flowers or food delivery inside the app.
Ecommerce titan Alibaba is forming a RMB 6 billion (US$970 million) joint venture company to focus on web-connected on-demand services, such as food delivery.
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Storeganise is a white-labelled SaaS that turns traditional storage companies into high-tech on-demand valet storage services.
With HandyHome, it takes a simple ‘click it to fix it’ to book a service from authorized electrical appliances centers.
Beijing-based SmellMe is adding O2O services to its app in addition to the social networking features for cats and dogs.
The startup wants to end our reliance on inefficient and expensive vehicle mechanics.
Through Meirong Zongjian, users can request a beautician come straight to their home for a facial or massage. It raised US$15 million in series A funding.
Mocar sends out mechanics to do light repairs and thorough maintenance in three Chinese cities.
The lazy economy meets the sharing economy.
More money to help get stuff done.