Most retail stores are cash-business. Their survivability comes from the sale they make each day and when the MCO took effect, many only had weeks if not days to keep the operations running. Stimulus packages and financial aids were everywhere but it somehow wasn’t impactful enough. We hear how these businesses took the challenge and grew their business in a time of crisis.
8th October 2020 | 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Freda works on the Enterprise show covering everything from startups to scaleups and social enterprises to MNCs. She considers herself an advocate for sustainability and enjoys learning about how organisations are developing their businesses in this direction.
As a self-made businessman, accumulating profits is a distant goal to his personal desire to sell books at affordable prices, to inculcate an enthusiasm for reading – especially among children – and to raise the literacy level across the country.
Started Alliance Cosmetics and built it to become a leading distributor of cosmetics and personal care products and owner of award-winning brand SILKYGIRL. Also a board of director of Caring Pharmacy, and Saturday weekly columnist for The Star Biz on entrepreneurship.
CK is the founder of lifestyle brand, Oxwhite that offers quality products from casual wear to home and personal care. His mission is to help Asians look good and feel good comfortably.