For those who are unfamiliar with Redmart, it is a online grocery shopping site which delivers all your household essentials to you seven days a week.
After dropping a visit to the Redmart’s office and having interviewed Roger Egan, the CEO of Redmart for Vulcan TV, we discovered a few interesting things about Redmart ourselves.
Redmart’s cofounders Roger and Vikram knew each other through their wives!
Roger sees Redmart as a technology and logistics company.
Redmart was almost named “YellowStore” or “GreenMarket”
Redmart’s product selection increased 200% this year.
Redmart moved its office 3 times in the past 2 years because of its high growth rate.
Here’s the interview and office tour we did with Redmart:
0:00 – Introduction
0:41 – Introduction of Roger Egan, CEO of Redmart
1:34 – What is Redmart and why “Red” in Redmart
2:26 – Introduction of Lim Yi Ning, Marketing Manager For Redmart
2:46 – The importance of delivery timeliness and the product quality for Redmart
4:01 – The advantages of using Redmart
4:40 – Redmart Office Tour
5:59 – Redmart Warehouse tour
7:30 – Outsourcing doesnt work for Redmart
8:34– Rapid Fire Segment
10:03– Importance of building the startup ecosystem in Singapore
10:56 – Closing
Producer’s note: This concludes our Vulcan TV office tour series for 2014! If you have any feedbacks or suggestions for improvement, we would love to hear from you. You can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Happy New Year to all!