F&B marketplace Supplybunny nails US$300K seed funding from Gobi Partners
Malaysian online F&B supplies marketplace Supplybunny has announced the completion of an RM1.2-million (US$300,000) seed investment by Shanghai-based venture capital firm Gobi Partners.
Who says SaaS is not sexy? TradeGecko has big plans
TradeGecko’s newly-minted marketing head speaks to Benjamin Cher on the Singaporean startup’s SME focus, as well as its expansion and its future.
Singapore food-delivery goes up-market with Deliveroo
Singapore’s food delivery space saw a new entrant last year with Deliveroo catering to mid-to-high tier restaurants, writes Benjamin Cher.
GrabJobs’ answer to services staffing woes
Singapore-based GrabJobs connects part-timers to retail, hospitality, F&B and events companies which need reliable staff … urgently!
How digital fuelled Baba Rafi’s globalisation
Hendy Setiono built his Baba Rafi business from a single kebab stall to an international franchise, and digital is fuelling it all.
Boosted by CIP 500 grant, Offpeak expands to new markets
Six months after securing funding, Offpeak seeks to make its mark in the region, boosted by a CIP 500 grant, writes Benjamin Cher.
Singapore food discovery startup Burpple lands US$6mil funding
Burpple, a digital guide to eating places in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, said it will receive up to US$6 million in funding (approximately S$8.4 million) from Tembusu Partners, SPH Media Fund and Triumph Capital.
Mobikon in tie-up with Philippines’ BPI Bank
Mobikon has announced a tie-up with BPI Bank in Manila to offer its customer engagement platform to restaurants.
Mobikon raises new round, to expand internationally
Singapore-headquartered Mobikon, which operates a marketing platform for the F&B (food and beverage) industry, said it has raised funding from Life.Sreda and Qualgro, in line with its plan to “aggressively expand” in South-East Asia. The amount was not disclosed.
F&B outlets experiment with drones and robots as waiters
Staff crunch can be alleviated with flying robot waiters, says Timbre Group Drones supplied by Singaporean startup, R&D boosted by government grant