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Singapore ecommerce platform Sprooki appoints former Westpac CIO as chairman as it prepares for ASX listing

- September 5, 2016 3 MIN READ

Singapore ecommerce platform Sprooki has today announced it had appointed former Westpac CIO Bob McKinnon as chairman as it prepares to list on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). McKinnon will bring over 40 years of experience in business, governance and finance to help Sprooki expand further across Australia and New Zealand.


Trolley Saver is a shopping list app that wants to help consumers hold their own in the supermarket wars

- November 17, 2015 4 MIN READ

Trolley Saver is a new Australian app that wants to make paper catalogues a thing of the past while ensuring that all consumers are getting the best deal. It works by linking a user’s shopping list with supermarket specials to show they how much they will save by shopping at specific supermarkets. Shoppers can use the app to browse specials, and set notifications for alerts on their favourited or listed products go on special.


CUZIN is the ‘crowdsourced shopping’ service aiming to bypass price discrimination and change the way we shop online

- December 4, 2014 7 MIN READ

On Sunday, CUZIN went into public beta, a strategic move for the Sydney-based startup, given Australians are flocking to shopping centres, departments stores and ecommerce websites to take advantage of discounts in the lead up to Christmas. According to a recent National Retail Association report, Australians are expected to spend $43 billion in the pre-Christmas trading period.