Towkays

Putting faith and effort in beauty and wellness

Now that her beauty and wellness business has grown by leaps and bounds, Ms Wendi Chan would like to help individuals who are keen to be her franchisees as well as other start-ups.

Sprint Cass setting up its first stores overseas in HK airport

A HOMEGROWN electronics distributor is opening stores in Hong Kong International Airport next year in its maiden overseas retail venture.

Model of an agency owner

NOT many agencies in Singapore would call themselves a "mother agency", but Basic Models Management assumes the maternal mantle at the crux of of its business. Founded by Bonita Ma, it helps...

Vital Signs led her down a different route

Dental disease may not immediately come to mind when you think of complications from diabetes, but entrepreneur Annie Joseph is not going to look a gift horse in the mouth.

Veteran hairstylist Casey Chua rebrands salon, updates skills

He calls himself an introvert, which could be why the name of hairstylist Casey Chua may be only on insiders' lips.

Always on the lookout for the next big thing

KNOWING when to hold on and when to move on.

Invade CEO Kent Teo is disrupting retail

If retail is in a slump, then Mr Teo - whose company runs some of Singapore's largest flea markets - is perhaps the person to poke it in the small of its back, straighten its hunched shoulders and...

Greening Singapore in myriad ways

THE Istana, Changi Airport and Jurong Lake Gardens share another common denominator besides being Singapore landmarks - and that is Mao Sheng Quanji Construction, a landscaping firm.

Dian Xiao Er a hit in Shanghai

DEPENDING on how you see it, a long queue outside a restaurant can mean many things. For the hungry diner, it would be a lengthy wait before tucking into a meal. But to Samuel Yik, founder of...

Sudima's conservative approach to success

A S a young entrepreneur, Anil Kumar Jhunjhnuwala felt that his father's approach to business was too conservative for his liking. But time and experience have changed those sentiments.

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 1, 2018