Tag: e-commerce

 We The People (WTP), the global arm of the world’s only multichannel crowdfunding retail chain and community, today announced that it is seeking to expand its presence by offering franchise opportunities to open stores across the countrythrough its U.S. subsidiary Funded USA LLC. WTP established its first U.S.-based store in St. Louis in March...
Why would you predict the world of tomorrow? What will technology bring next? And how will it impact people? These were some of the questions that were asked at a Government backed workshop I attended aiming to provide a framework in which to answer...
In 2011, I left my job as the second employee at Pinterest — before I vested any of my stock — to work on what I thought would be my life’s work. I thought Gumroad would become a billion-dollar company, with hundreds of employees. It would IPO, and I would...
Having lived in both Hong Kong and London, Rosann’s vision is to use her background as a designer and business owner to deliver solutions that are driven in both strategic rigour and empathic design. What's your story?I’ve always loved the psychology behind design, and...
Prashant saw a need to improve retail logistics in Singapore. He founded blu, an emerging start-up specializing in retail technology and logistics. What's your story? The potential of e-commerce is huge. By 2022, the number of online shoppers in Singapore is expected to reach 4.4 million, according to Statista. By 2025,...
A business model helps to clarify a company’s main purpose, such as who they’re serving, how they help, and how the company can sustain its operations. A business model is distinctly different from an organization’s strategy, which typically addresses product, pricing, and marketing decisions. A formal business plan, however,...
Anna Raabe is the co-founder of Gardoré, a specialized marketplace for women’s business fashion, that makes shopping for work clothes easy and fun. What's your story? When I started my career as a management consultant I realized how difficult it was - also for a fashion-lover - to find adequate and...
After facing some challenges with cross-border logistics, Ng Yi Ying founded Allsome to help solve parcel tracking issues. What's your story? I was working as an SAP Consultant in Malaysia and left to pursue my Masters in Tsinghua University, China after receiving a scholarship. During that time e-commerce in Malaysia was...
 (Women on Top in Tech is a series about Women Founders, CEOs, and Leaders in technology. It aims to amplify and bring to the fore diversity in leadership in technology.) Daria is a FinTech entrepreneur and CEO of Crassula - open-banking FinTech platform. She has over 8 years experience in e-commerce...
Today, The Asian Entrepreneur has the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Leslie Liu who is the Corporate Vice President of JD Group, Head of JD Cloud Ecosystem. JD Cloud, an innovative and rapidly developing business division of JD.com. Of course, JD.com needs little introduction, founded in China in 1998, JD has grown...