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26 Jul 2018

Beyond Amazon Go: 3 Companies Driving the Future of Retail in Asia

Retail-tech is alive and well in Asia – you just need to know where to look When it comes to retail tech, Silicon Valley gets all the attention. Amazon, for example, debuted its first Amazon Go store in Seattle, Washington earlier this year. It employs a system of cameras to track what customers pick up,… View Article


17 Jul 2018

Cannes Academy Spotlight: Meet Teresa Condicion, Co-Founder of Snapcart

This week, as part of the Inclusive Innovation series we announced this spring, we’re interviewing Teresa Condicion of Snapcart: a company that provides brands with valuable insights around offline shopping behavior. We chatted with the Co-Founder about building analytics company in Southeast Asia, the obstacles of being a woman in tech, and her secret weapons. On… View Article

Digital News Asia

11 Jul 2018

Snapcart turns receipts into cash

Uses optical character recognition, machine learning algorithms to mine data Aims to broaden market to Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam IF YOU are a brand trying to gain insights into the Southeast Asian market, you will be met with a lot of challenges due to the scattered retail landscape that is also often offline and hard… View Article

Techwire Asia

9 Jul 2018

This is why your retail data is inaccurate

DATA can provide you with valuable insights on your customers. For retailers, however, most data is out of date or totally irrelevant because 99 percent of retail transactions are offline. This poses a huge problem for fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies. FMCGs need to anticipate the changes in demand at the stock keeping unit (SKU) level, as… View Article


6 Jul 2018

How Snapcart is disrupting traditional CPG market research

After waiting 17 years for the retail tech industry to create a real-time data solution, a former P&G market-research director took matters into her own hands. A decade ago, marketers charged with segmentation, targeting and positioning for consumer packaged goods (CPG) relied on traditional market research as a means of understanding consumption habits, brand lift,… View Article

Campaign US

12 Jun 2018

The focus is female at this year’s R/GA, Cannes Startup Academy

Eight women from around the world will participate in the fourth annual event. R/GA and Cannes Lions Innovation have selected eight female-founded companies from around the world to participate in the fourth annual Cannes Startup Academy. The entrepreneurs, who are from Africa, Indonesia, Romania, England and the U.S., are focused on the likes of consumer… View Article