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2020/11/24 - Taiwan Business TOPICS

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic and the rise of e-commerce, brick-and-mortar retailers may soon see a rebound as AI and smart retail solutions allow them to integrate online and offline capabilities. iKala's Shoplus provides innovative AI solutions for retailers to communicate with customers, process orders and payments, and manage products.

2020/11/06 - Entrepreneur Asia Pacific

In these tough times of COVID-19, Sega Cheng, CEO and co-founder of iKala, is all set to expand the vision of supporting startups which merely relied on physical work mechanism. With his core idea to incorporate the essence of artificial intelligence, Cheng talked how the organization is making difference in the southeast Asian market and across the world.

2020/10/10 - 联合早报

商场和商店在冠病疫情期间关闭,加速了东南亚直播销售的崛起,而新加坡与泰国购物者花更多时间光顾直播时段,也推动了区域直播零售商的增加。根据 iKala 最新调查,在今年第一季,进行直播销售的零售商占网上零售商近 13%,而在今年第二季则已增至 67%。

2020/10/07 - The Business TImes

The use of livestreaming to sell products has ballooned in Southeast Asia this year. Moreover, the social commerce GMV in January to June was up by 306 percent year on year, while order volume grew 115 percent across Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines and Singapore, the industry data from iKala showed.

2020/08/21 - TechCrunch Japan

AIベースの顧客獲得・エンゲージメントプラットフォームを提供する台湾のスタートアップのiKalaは、シリーズBで1700万ドル(約18億円)を調達し、新たに東南アジア市場に進出する。このラウンドを主導したのは電子機器メーカーの子会社であるWistron Digital Technology Holding Companyで、これまでにも投資していたHotung Investment HoldingsとPacific Venture Partnersが参加した。iKalaの合計調達金額は3030万ドル(約21億1200万円)になった。

2020/08/19 - Meetup

iKala, a Taiwan-based startup that develops AI to help clients make marketing decisions, plans to launch in Indonesia and Malaysia after raising a $17 Series B. The round is led by Wistron Digital Technology Holding Company, an investment arm of Wistron, with participation from existing investors Hotung and Pacific Venture Partners.