Melanie Wong

November 03, 2021

nikedamn: Sneaker-selling turned a customer into a good friend

Peter has been on Carousell for more than 7 years, but it was not until recently that he started to use Carousell more actively.  Selling on Carousell is more of a side hustle to the 46-year-old who’s a father of two. Like many others, he uses Carousell to declutter apart from donating his secondhand items

October 14, 2021

uxvintage: A sense of responsibility is what keeps this entrepreneur going

Trisno is a 42-year-old entrepreneur operating @uxvintage on Carousell, selling vintage clothing of all kinds. Why Trisno chose Carousell I decided to start a business account with Carousell sometime in May 2020 to start selling my products. Before that, I was selling sandals and bags at the time. However, I wanted to diversify and start
September 24, 2021

packable.sg: Pandemic spawned new successful packaging business idea

Zachary Tang founded @packable.sg with a business partner at the start of the Circuit Breaker last year. With more consumers turning to home deliveries to stay safe, they wanted to explore providing SMEs and home based businesses with quality and affordable packaging supplies. Wanting to quickly kick off his business, they needed a platform to quickly list
April 19, 2021

asap_locksmith: Always keeping the customer first

Having worked in the service industry for many years, Kes realised that advertising his services on Carousell is the key to unlocking the path to success with local clients. “On Carousell, we usually get the local clients, they are more Singaporean, they are like your next-door neighbour.” Kes’ most memorable experiences so far have always
April 19, 2021

eDSLRs: An increase of at least 30% in foot traffic to their physical store

Determined not to let their brick and mortar business hit the wall, Eddy expanded their offline-only store back then and ventured into online marketing with eDSLRS since 2014. Eddy first tried Carousell by listing his own personal used gadgets and was pleasantly surprised when he managed to sell his used mobile phone within a week,
Lyk Mobile
August 16, 2019

Lyk Mobile: We’ve grown with Carousell

When Mr Gavin Loh took his first bold steps into the world of entrepreneurship in 2014, starting Lyk Mobile (@lyk_repair), a mobile phone trading and repair business, he wasn’t alone. “Carousell has been key to our business from the start. While we experimented with a few other classifieds platforms, our returns were biggest with Carousell.