Friday April 26, 2019 23:23

Events Press Release : 10 Apr 2019

Photo Release: SCB Abacus wins The Asset Triple A Digital Awards 2018 for advanced E-Marketplace Digital Lending Platform for business Events—10 Apr 19

Photo shows: Saowanee Chatpaisansuk, Chief Data Officer, SCB Abacus Co., Ltd., as the company's representative, received The Asset Triple A Digital Awards 2018 in Most Innovative Data Analytics Project category for the development of E-Marketplace

ShopBack raises US$45M to power smarter purchase decisions for Thai consumers Events—10 Apr 19

Bangkok--10 Apr--Brand Now Asia

ShopBack, the one-stop rewards and discovery platform, has secured US$45M in its latest funding round. Co-led by EV Growth and Rakuten Capital, other participants include EDBI and existing investors Intouch Holdings Company and Qualgro. Amit Patel, CEO Ebates, Inc., a Rakuten company, and Willson Cuaca, Managing Partner of EV Growth, will join ShopBack's Board of Directors. The new capital injection brings the company's total funding to US$83M.

Apart from rewarding users with cashback for making online purchases, ShopBack has created many features to improve users' buying experiences. Its latest product, ShopBack GO, helps users discover and decide where to eat while saving them time and money. Launched in partnership with Visa and Mastercard in Singapore, ShopBack GO enables users to dine out and get paid. The product also empowers F&B operators to make better business decisions with data insights powered by ShopBack.

In 2018, ShopBack saw 250% year-on-year growth in orders and sales. The company was powering over 1.5M monthly orders for more than 7M users in 7 Asia Pacific countries, delivering close to US$1B sales for over 2,000 merchant partners in both the online (e-commerce, online travel, ride hailing and food delivery) as well as offline spaces.

In the same year, ShopBack entered

Thais four most common hair problems and how to stop them Events—10 Apr 19

Experiencing a bad hair day affects more than just physical appearance, it also dampens your mood, taking a toll on your self-confidence throughout the day. In Thailand, the most common hair concerns are stated as (1) hair fall, (2) dandruff (3) damage