Tokyo-based digital marketing startup Showcase Gig, the startup behind ‘O:der’ (apparently pronounced ‘order’), announced today that it has raised funds from Nissay Capital and Nippon Venture Capital. The exact details of the funding were not disclosed but we understand that the amount is in the millions (US dollars).
Since the launch of O:der back in July, the company has been providing a suite of CRM solutions for small-sized retailers, comprising of two iOS apps, one for consumers and the other for merchants. The consumer app has a mobile wallet feature that lets you pay by credit card before picking up a product at the shop. ...continue reading ...
The Bridge 1/29/2014 [en]
- O:der is one of O2O services which seem increasing recently. Most of these mobile apps allows shops to send coupons and to give loyalty points based on location or purchasing history. There seems no apparent winner in the category at this moment, the competition may continue and become even more fierce.