Carousell

Carousell rolls out 1,000 help packages to assist heartland merchants in digitalisation

SINGAPORE-BASED online marketplace Carousell is offering 1,000 help packages to heartland retailers and service merchants to grow their businesses online amid the Covid-19 pandemic, it said on...

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Carousell merges with Telenor's 701Search

Online marketplace operator Carousell, which was started about seven years ago by three friends from the National University of Singapore (NUS), has made another leap in its growth story.

Carousell to merge with 701Search, valuing Singapore start-up at over $1.16 billion

SINGAPORE - Online marketplace operator Carousell has agreed to merge with 701Search, the classifieds firm owned by Norwegian telco Telenor Group, in a deal that values that Singapore-based start-...

Carousell appoints ex-Lazada exec as tech chief

Online marketplace Carousell has appointed former Lazada executive Igor Volynskiy, 39, as its new chief technology officer, taking over from co-founder Lucas Ngoo, who had been holding the role...

Carousell bets on ad dollars; may fundraise in next 2 years

CLINCHING advertising dollars will be a core focus for Carousell this year, and the online marketplace operator is willing to dish out more cash on talent to drive growth, chief executive Quek Siu...

Carousell's monetising push quadruples 2018 sales, but it's still US$25m in the red

CAROUSELL's monetisation efforts may be starting to pay off, as the online marketplace operator quadrupled revenue to US$7 million in 2018, according to regulatory filings obtained by The Business...

How long can Carousell go without monetisation breakthrough?

AS it enters its eighth year, Singapore's marquee startup, Carousell, could face pressure to show that its monetisation strategy is actually getting somewhere instead of being stuck on a merry-go-...

MyRent aims to become the rental version of Carousell

MyRent, a rental marketplace likened to Carousell, has recently launched. We sat down with Ishwar Dhanuka, co-founder of MyRent, to learn about the origins of MyRent and their plans for the future...

Lunch With Sumiko: For the first 18 months, Carousell co-founders had no salaries

Their online marketplace is valued at US$550 million, but Carousell's co-founders tell ST executive editor Sumiko Tan that what they do is not just a business but also a mission.

两网购平台采取措施 四成假货举报一小时内处理

  本地两家网购平台因卖假货问题遭美国列入恶名企业名单,Carousell表示已积极采取措施,上个月至少4成的举报在1小时内处理。《新明日报》上周报道,美国贸易代表办公室日前发布2018年“恶名企业”榜单报告。