Popular Retail Startups on Pitchdeck Asia


Kamal Karmakar – iVend Retail, an integrated Omnichannel solution for retail SMEs

Kamal Karmakar CEO of CitiXsys, the company behind iVend, wants to disrupt the retail ecosystem with their seamless omnichannel platform. The New Customer Experience demands Mid Market Retailers and SMEs provide a level of experience on par with Amazon, Apple and Alibaba.

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– Daniel West, CEO Panalyt
(former HR Head for Apple & Uber)

Panalyt appeared on Pitchdeck Asia to raise awareness of their pre-Series A raise and pitch to potential employees who want to join the team.

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Amrish Nair CEO Founder Biorithm

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Kim Yoong Wong – Red Dino – Ecommerce Integration in Southeast Asia

Red Dino helps traditional merchants navigate and interface with Southeast Asia’s rapidly emerging ecommerce marketplace. Kim shares the story of how he got his start, Gary V style, taking his father’s traditional shoe retail business online. From this early experience, he was able to solve similar problems for traditional merchants in Malaysia helping them get on board with Shopee and Lazada. Kim also shares some insights on what works on these platforms and what’s key to working with their algorithms. This podcast was brought to you by our sponsor K Startup Grand Challenge. Kim Yong on Linkedin.

Viatick – Louis Kent Lee

Louis Kent Lee from Viatick joins us in the Pitchdeck Asia studio today to share his insights and passions for the world of Bluetooth. We’ll look at how they use Bluetooth for track and trace applications – the “unsexy” stuff as Louis calls it – scenarios such as IOT enabled petrol pumps to Smart Estates to Bathrooms. Bluetooth can help facilities managers track and optimize their people, reduce accidents and analyze performance.

Linkedin: Louis Kent Lee

Freelor – Jimmy Koh

Freelor.com – An innovative Shopping, Cashback & Rewards app/web platform focusing on creating a single unified cashback rewards program that can be use throughout the whole of South-East Asia. Allowing users a way to earn cashback instantly on their daily purchases, not to the credit card, or in discounts etc; but real cashback that is visible and in control by users themselves.

Linkedin: Jimmy Koh

CutQ – Kevin Tan

Kevin Tan Founder of CutQ joins us on Pitchdeck Asia Today. CutQ is a mobile app that helps customers pre-order food and beverages, and jump the queue!

Aimazing – Jun Ting

Aimazing helps businesses to capture and digitise daily receipt transactions from customers and process it for analysis and more! No need for POS integration! Real-time instantaneous results!
Linkedin: Jun Ting