W3C IS IN SINGAPORE FOR SEAMLESS PAYMENTS!

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The W3C Web Payments Working Group produced the Web Payment API which has been adopted by the major Web Browsers and we’re continuing to see adoption by others in the Payments Ecosystem. With the rechartering of the Web Commerce Interest Group we’re seeing a lot of exciting new work starting in areas that are of interest to merchants, retailers, banks and others in the Commerce …

Non-selling showrooms and experience stores: What’s actually working?

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Ahead of the Seamless Asia conference, happening 3-4 May, Wong Mei Wai, former business director of Aspial (Aspial – Lee Hwa Jewellery), Founder & Chief Change Catalyst at APAC Global Advisory, shares her thoughts on how retailers can make the best of use of non-selling showrooms. What follows is her responses. What showrooms or experience stores have you seen that …

Fintech futures

Old world aces new world – What’s next for tech giants?

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By Banking Technology With sizeable market shares, China’s mobile payments giants Alipay and WeChat Pay are seeking international expansion. Zennon Kapron, founder of Kapronasia, a research and consulting firm focused on financial services in Asia, looks at what’s next for the tech giants. China has gone through a tremendous transformation as 1.3 billion consumers change the way they pay, both …

An interview with Pascal Martin, Founder and CEO of Delishop

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Could you share something about yourself with our readers? I am Pascal Martin, founder and CEO of Delishop. I have spent the early years of my 30 year career in the supply chain industry in France, Hong Kong and China before joining one of the largest global retailers spending 10 years developing the supply chain and various commercial projects around …

eBook: 500 executives who are changing the face of Asian commerce

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Ahead of the Seamless Asia conference, which is happening 3-4 May next year and will attract 5,000-6,000 delegates from across the payments, eCommerce and retail industry, we were inspired to put together an eBook list of 500 of the most interesting names in the industry. We’ve been organising the Seamless Asia event for 20 years now, and we take pride in featuring those …

An interview with Pao Siddhigu, Co-Founder at FITCRAZE

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Could you share something about yourself with our readers? My name is Pao Siddhigu. I am the co-founder of FITCRAZE THAILAND, an online e-commerce platform that sells local & international active wear brands and sport accessories for women and men. I am working on the business development part of the company , looking through marketing and strategies. Before Fitcraze I …

Retail

eBook: 200 of Asia’s most interesting retailers, according to us

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Asia’s potential for the retail industry is not in dispute – any number of growth figures will highlight why Asia is a beacon of hope in an industry that seems to be in turmoil everywhere else. Ahead of the Seamless Asia conference, which is happening 3-4 May next year and will attract 5,000-6,000 delegates from across the payments, eCommerce and …

Improving operational efficiency and cost effectiveness with EPSON

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We spoke with Eduardo Bonoan who is the General Manager and Head of Marketing for Epson Philippines about the exciting Philippine market and how Epson’s state-of-the-art products improve operational efficiency and cost effectiveness implementation for their users. D: Hi Eduardo! Tell us a bit about your role and what that involves on a daily basis  E: I am currently the General Manager and Head of Marketing …

Consumer

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 …