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From click to clean, the Kilk’n’Clean way with Steven Ghoos

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Indonesia has a young, vibrant and rapidly evolving digital economy with an estimated 203,311 startups. These startups play a crucial role in building the country’s digital climate, as half of the country’s most popular sites were locally developed. Among them, Klik’n’Clean, an app for booking cleaning services, its co-founder and CEO is Steven Ghoos. A Rocket Internet alumni, he is the …

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Reaching new heights with an innovative omnichannel strategy

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Omnichannel retailing melds the O2O customer journey to provide multi-channel best practices for great customer experience with compelling business outcomes. Perhaps no other retail brand does it better than American outdoor apparel retailer, The North Face with its commitment to fostering a culture of anytime and anywhere omnichannel retail, not just for their customers but their employees as well. To …

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Quick fire session with eatigo’s Michael Cluzel

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F&B reservation platform eatigo has been making headlines recently with official launches all over Asia since 2016. The platform enables users to make online reservations at restaurants and enjoy a range of variable discounts from peak to non-peak hours. It now boosts a presence in Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. We sat down with Michael Cluzel, eatigo’s CEO and …

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The New Consumer-Led Economy in the Philippines

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6.9%. That’s how much private consumer spending increased in the Philippines in 2016. Whether compared to neighbours Indonesia and Thailand at 4.8% and 2.1% respectively, or when held up against Western markets like the USA and the UK at 3.2% and 2.4%, the statistic coming out of the Philippines is remarkable. What is perhaps even more exciting is that the …

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Halo Indonesia! We’re embarking on a Seamless Adventure

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Hey Jakarta! 2017 is turning out to be one of the most disrupted, exciting and challenging years yet for Indonesian commerce. Change is underway and we’re excited to be a part of it. Following April’s successful launch of Seamless Asia in Singapore, we’re delighted to bring our rebranded conference and exhibition to Jakarta in the form of Seamless Indonesia. Mark your …

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Embarking on the cashless journey with Abhishant Pant

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Could you live without cash for a week, a month, a year?  Abhishant Pant, described by local news as “The Cashless Man of India,” challenged himself to prove it is possible to live without cash where he lives in India. Here, he shares his experience after 200 days on his cashless journey. By Abhishant Pant, Founder, Cashless Journey As I …

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Texting people out of poverty – The Juntos way

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Written by Laura Sim Carmen Hernandez, 34, lives in Dallas with her husband and five children. Her husband works in construction, earning about $50,000 a year. Hernandez makes party decorations and tailors clothing, making $800 to $1,000 a month. In February 2014, the family only had $300 in savings. That month, Hernandez began using a program called Juntos that sends …

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Where is online lending headed in the Philippines? First Circle has the answers…

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By Patrick Lynch, CEO, First Circle No industry is left behind when it comes to the surge in technological innovation. From the retail landscape with online shopping and the F&B industry with online deliveries and vouchers and the use of social media as a marketing tool, the world is moving from the traditional to the digital sphere. The finance and …

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Engaging in hyperlocal with The Artisan Gatherer

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By Michelle Sario, CEO, The Artisan Gatherer The battlecry for loving local and supporting local makers is an advocacy that has been gaining strength and following. More and more local products and services have been pouring into the market. There is a vibrant start-up scene with dynamic supporters. Being a tech company in a developing country, we have a calling …