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Storehub raises USD 8.9M to grow F&B and retail platform across Southeast Asia

StoreHub has raised a US$8.9 million (RM36.2 million) funding round led by returning investors Vertex Ventures Southeast Asia & India, with participation from Accord Ventures and a private family office with dual headquarters in Southeast Asia and Europe.

14 Jan 2020
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Licious raises $30M to grow its meat and seafood e-commerce platform in India

Licious, a Bangalore-based startup that sells fresh meat and seafood online, has secured $30 million in a new financing round as it looks to expand its footprint in the nation.

15 Dec 2019
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How social commerce is changing e-tail in India

By creating a zero investment model for sellers, and building trust among buyers, social commerce startups such as CoutLoot and Mall91 are changing the rules of ecommerce.

09 Dec 2019
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Sunday raises USD 11M A2 led by Quona

Sunday, a leading full-stack insurtech based in Thailand, has raised a USD 11 million extension round to its Series A financing. The round was led by Quona Capital, a leading fintech venture firm whose funds are anchored by Accion, with participation from existing investor Vertex. The new funding will provide growth capital to enable Sunday to expand its business and build enhancements to its proprietary core technology, which utilizes machine learning to price premiums for health, motor, and travel insurance in real time. More information is available at www.easysunday.com.

05 Dec 2019
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Licious appoints Bhaskar Raju Konduru as CTO

Currently, Licious processes more than 17,000 orders every day, with nearly 90 per cent of the business coming from repeat clientele.

05 Dec 2019
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M17 Group finds value in e-Commerce through livestreaming

That livestreaming e-commerce is successful shouldn’t be surprising, as teleshopping is still seeing optimistic growth. In countries like the US, at-home shopping is still making a lot of money, and certainly a case for not fixing what ain’t broke.

02 Dec 2019
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