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Nuren Group

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Nuren Group
Industrye-commerce
(wedding & baby)
Founded 📆2013
Founders 👔
  • Petrina Goh
    Kelvin Leow
    Stacey Lee
    Alice Ong
Area served 🗺️
Southeast Asia
Members
Number of employees
Websitewww.nurengroup.com
address
telephone

Nuren Group is a Malaysian-based company that operates female oriented e-commerce and community websites, including a wedding portal and a baby product website.[1][2][3][4]

History[edit]

Nuren Group was founded in 2013 by Petrina Goh, Kelvin Leow, Stacey Lee, and Alice Ong.[5] It obtained seed funding in 2014.[6] In 2016 it raised an additional $2 million in a Series A funding round led by Gobi Partners,[7] and additional funding through crowdfunding platform Crowdo.[8][9]

Nuren originally launched in Malaysia and has since expanded into other countries in Southeast Asia.[1]

Platforms[edit]

The company operates three websites focused on life stages for women and consist of Wedding.com.my, Nuren.sg, Risawedding.com and Motherhood.com.my.[5]

Wedding.com.my is Nuren Group's online wedding portal. The website matches brides and wedding vendors and is monetized through fees paid by merchants.[6] The website originally launched in Malaysia and later expanded into other countries in Southeast Asia.[6][10] The website Nuren.sg was launched In Singapore and Risawedding in Thailand.[11]

Motherhood was launched in May 2016 and it is an e-commerce shop for baby products.[12] It also contains a marketplace and director for service providers.[5][10]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Thailand, Philippines Next Up for Nuren Group". Bloomberg TV. 20 June 2016. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  2. "创业不简单 (Entrepreneurship is Not Simple)" (in Chinese). Oriental Daily. 24 January 2015. Retrieved 16 July 2017.CS1 maint: Unrecognized language (link)
  3. "This Malaysian Site Wants To Clean Up The Ugly Side Of The Wedding Industry". Malaysian Digest. 27 June 2014. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  4. "结婚丶生育丶居家生活·女人集团瞄准3人生大事" (in Chinese). Sin Chew Daily. 7 August 2016.CS1 maint: Unrecognized language (link)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Shu, Catherine (22 March 2016). "Malaysia-based Nuren Group raises $2M for its wedding and parenting sites". Tech Crunch. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Tay, Daniel (8 March 2015). "Malaysia's Wedding.com.y gets $274 to empower brides across Southeast Asia". Tech In Asia. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  7. Khairani Afifi Noordin (July 27, 2017). "Cover Story: The VC journey". The Edge Malaysia.
  8. Shu, Catherine (23 March 2016). "Gobi Partners and MAVCAP launch a $14.5M seed fund for Southeast Asian startups". Tech Crunch. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  9. Hobey, Erin (2 June 2016). "Malaysian Wedding & Baby E-Commerce Platform Nuren Group Crowdfunds on Crowdo". Crowdfund Insider. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  10. 10.0 10.1 Goh, Gabey (23 September 2014). "From marriage to motherhood, a startup aims to do it all". Digital News Asia. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  11. Maulani, Anisa Menur A. (14 February 2017). "Nuren Group says "I do" to Thailand market with the launch of Risawedding". e27. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  12. "Nuren Group to revolutionise online marketplace". Malay Mail. October 21, 2016.

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