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17 Mar 2017
SIX Indonesian startup entrepreneurs who participated in Google Launchpad Accelerator Batch 3 in February this year, share their experience in joining the programme with DNA. Under the programme, selected late-stage startups that focus on mobile development from several countries receive two-weeks of intensive mentoring, and US$50,000 in equity-free funding each. They also receive six months’… View Article
23 Feb 2017
JAKARTA — Hasil riset Snapcart menunjukkan minimarket sepanjang tahun lalu mampu merajai transaksi di lima kelompok barang di segmen pasar ritel modern. Hal ini dinilai karena minimarket memiliki keunggulan dalam menjangkau konsumen di Tanah Air. Riset terhadap lebih dari 1 juta struk belanja yang diunggah penggunanya di Indonesia menunjukkan kecenderungan masyarakat berbelanja di ritel modern…. View Article
14 Feb 2017
Forking over a billion dollars to acquire a five-year-old company can’t come easy. That’s what Unilever did when it purchased Dollar Shave Club last year. Now, the consumer products conglomerate is seeking outside innovation by launching its own co-working space in its Asia-Pacific headquarters in Singapore. The space, LEVEL3, is an open collaboration area that… View Article
19 Dec 2016
ecommerceIQ is proud to wrap up the end of a successful year with “SPARK 40” – a compilation of the top ecommerce professionals who have contributed to shaping the industry in Southeast Asia.
It’s not only about funding. These businesses are solving long-term problems and hoping to be the ‘spark’ needed to clear roadblocks that restrict ecommerce growth – whether that be serving the unbanked, evolving their business models to cater to customer demands or being the first to tackle a new sector, we want to celebrate their success. Investment is only a supplementary criterion.
And while the industry benefit from their milestones, they continue to remind us that there is still a lot to do. Here is ecommerceIQ’s 2016 #SPARK40 list: Download here: http://bit.ly/2ndq6me
12 Dec 2016
Palo Alto, California – December 12, 2016 – Endeavor selected 37 high-impact entrepreneurs representing 20 companies and 13 countries at its 68th International Selection Panel (ISP) held December 7-9 in Palo Alto, California. In total, Endeavor now supports 1,403 entrepreneurs leading 875 companies in 25 growth markets around the world. The event was Endeavor’s final… View Article
30 Nov 2016
The cashback app Snapcart will represent Indonesia in the Asia-Pacific regional final of the Global Mobile Challenge 2016 after beating more than 140 applicants on Monday (28/11). Snapcart was chosen by the panel of judges, consisting of representatives from organizers Global Entrepreneurship Program Indonesia (GEPI), and collaborators Bekraf, and Dicoding, after their final presentation in… View Article