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Louken looks to digital future

FOR homegrown company Louken Group, being the first branding and communications company to be presented the Enterprise 50 award is a recognition of its constant effort to innovate and digitalise,...

Cheryl Gan grows local aromatherapy brand Hysses

Ms Cheryl Gan, founder and managing director of home-grown aromatherapy company Hysses, does not let anything stand in the way of achieving her dreams.

Fashion's a tough business but designer Priscilla Shunmugam is giving it her best shot

While Asia remains her focus - she intends to seek out Jakarta and Hong Kong next - it's important to have a presence in Western fashion capitals, she says.

Thanks to baby, idea for pram service was born

Banker Kenneth Tan and accountant Tay Shixian hit upon the idea of starting a pram-sharing service for needy parents just over a year ago.

V3 adds its smarts for a smart nation

V3 Smart Technologies may not be a household name yet, but you may have either come across its unmanned mechanised cleaners at office buildings or at neighbourhood malls.

From art investor to technopreneur

Travelling for work not only brought art dealer Rachel Yang around the world but eventually a business idea too.

Swiss-born Singapore residents expand SaladStop! to Seoul and Barcelona

On top of chicken rice, curry puffs and kaya, Singapore can add to its list of culinary exports the salad and the wrap.

New name, new look to grow aromatherapy business globally

TEN years ago, Singapore entrepreneur Cheryl Gan, 40, dived into the aromatherapy business - despite it being already dominated by players from Australia, Thailand, UK and the like. In fact, for...

Turning obstacles into opportunities

NOW in its 18th year of operations, Oilfield Services & Supplies Pte Ltd (OSS) is a Singapore company that manufactures, services and provides rental of tools and components for the oil, gas...

Flying high in a niche business

ON THE SURFACE, WingsOverAsia Pte Ltd looks like what its managing director Ng Yeow Meng describes as a "country club for aviation enthusiasts". The firm's Seletar Airport site - which it moved...