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Understanding the Derma Skincare Market Share in Southeast Asia

The combined skincare market on Shopee and Lazada in South East Asia has increased to a staggering 1.2 billion USD in 2023H1, boasting an impressive annual growth rate of 15%. Our team found that derma skincare, which contributes 12.4% of the overall skincare category value has been on an upward trajectory, outshining the skincare category’s […]

Unlocking success in Southeast Asia’s Mobile-First Landscape: Understanding Web vs App dynamics on Shopee and Lazada

According to Insider Intelligence, smartphone users in Southeast Asia will grow 4.0% YoY to 342.1 million in 2023, with penetration reaching 88.9% among internet users. Interestingly, according to data pulled by Intrepid, in Southeast Asia alone, over 90%  of marketplace traffic and purchases come from mobile users. As customers increasingly gravitate towards the convenience and […]

Scam Alert

Intrepid Group Asia has recently been made aware of unauthorized individuals or organizations falsely using the “Intrepid” name and logo in an attempt to attract and scam job seekers and general members of the public for fake part-time roles. These communications are taking place on messaging platforms like WhatsApp.   We would like to emphasize that […]

Intrepid Achieves 2022 Great Place to Work® Certification

SINGAPORE, 27 October 2022 – Intrepid, a leading regional eCommerce and digital solutions provider across South-East Asia today announced it has been certified as a Great Place to Work® in Singapore. This certification is based entirely on what current employees have to share about their experience working at Intrepid. The process to be certified involves […]

Intrepid Achieves ISO 27001 Information Security Certification

Leading regional eCommerce and digital solutions provider is now recognized by the global standard for its commitment to data security management. SINGAPORE, 12 September 2022 –  Intrepid, a leading regional eCommerce and Digital solutions provider across South-East Asia today announced it has achieved ISO / IEC 27001: 2013 certification for its information security management system. […]

Intrepid joins Ascential

Intrepid has been acquired by Ascential plc, providing a strong platform for accelerated growth and technology development. SINGAPORE, 30 JUNE 2022 –  Intrepid, a leading regional eCommerce and Digital solutions provider across South-East Asia today announces that it has been acquired by Ascential plc (Ascential), a FTSE 250 company and global leader in information, analytics […]

Convergence between marketplaces & social media will continue in e-commerce, says Intrepid CEO Jasper Knoben [ORIGIN Innovation Awards Q&A]

Convergence between marketplaces and social media will continue in the e-commerce sector, according to Southeast Asia e-commerce services firm Intrepid Group Asia CEO Jasper Knoben. “Marketplaces adopt more live streaming, gamification, and other engagement propositions, while social media are offering more e-commerce functionalities,” he told TechNode Global. “Brands will need to continuously adjust and shape their marketing and […]

Technology Show Featuring Intrepid Group Asia

Intrepid Group Asia, started in Vietnam in 2017, is a leading Southeast Asia’s top, one-stop-shop partner for brands to seize the full potential of ecommerce, offering services across three business areas such as Omni-Channel End-to-End Ecommerce Management, Digital Marketing, and Insights & Analytics, all enabled by advanced inhouse technology.  The company has a presence across six […]

With $11M Series B, Intrepid empowers brands in executing their omnichannel e-commerce strategies [ORIGIN Innovation Awards Q&A]

Intrepid, which provides a one-stop-shop solution for global brands that seek to accelerate their e-commerce business across Southeast Asia, has raised a series B round of $11 million. The oversubscribed financing round was led by global growth capital investor, Mirabaud Asset Management (through the Mirabaud Lifestyle Impact & Innovation fund or “MLII”). Also participating in […]