"Popup Store Master Class,
Alternative Retail Marketing"
3rd August (Thu) 7:00pm
WorkCentral @ Dhoby Ghaut
Connecting Japan & ASEAN for casual & stimulating exchange of ideas in business.
A truly cross-border business networking event, first of its kind in Singapore.
Pop-up stores are hot on the retail scene
"Online labels have been jumping aboard the pop-up store trend. Though reports of the weakening retail market and ailing brick-and-mortar business abound, online retailers are using temporary physical spaces in malls and department stores to reach out to a wider audience... Pop-ups are a way for the company to expand its footprint and to acquire customers from different locations. You get to activate crowds in certain parts of Singapore for a few months and then you move to another location and acquire new customers again."
-The Straits Times
About the Speaker
Mr. Adrian Chan
Popup Angels Pte Ltd
Adrian is the co-founder of PopUp Angels and leads the Singapore office. He is passionate about introducing innovative and creative concepts and ideas to the market. Prior to PopUp Angels, he founded several retail businesses including F&B
brands such as fresh cut fries outlet chain Best Fries Forever and Cloud & Cream, a liquid nitrogen ice cream brand.
He also founded Singapore’s largest escape room gaming centre, Roomraider SG, which was acquired after just 14 months of operations. During his time at Roomraider, he led collaborations on various projects with major brands such as Mountain Dew and Mercedes-Benz.
Before starting his own businesses, Adrian spent over 6 years in the financial industry in the corporate banking and fund management sectors.
At this event Adrian will be sharing a Master Class on:
Who, What, When, Where, & How for your popup store.
Location! Location! Location!
What you need to know before setting up your popup store.
Marketing for your popup store to attract the target customers.
Common mistake when doing popup stores.
About Popup Angels
PopUp Angels is an online platform that makes it easy to find, rent, and set up short term retail and event spaces in Singapore and Hong Kong.
We provide retailers with two things:
A platform that allows them to find short term retail spaces easily, and
An experienced retail and marketing team that is able to walk them through the whole process of renting and setting up a pop-up store.
For landlords, PopUp Angels provides them with a means of leasing out their vacant spaces to pop-up stores. We are currently working with over 100 landlords in Singapore including mall operators such as Suntec City, Guocoland, Far East, and Cathay.
Companies that are using our platform come from a wide variety of trades and include brands such as Sasa, Chanel, GrabCar, SingPost, and Lotte.
Date: 3rd Aug (Thu) Evening: 1900~2130
Venue: WorkCentral, Brew House
Singapore Shopping Centre
190 Clemenceau Avenue
#06-03 Singapore 239924
Capacity: 50 people max
Fee: $50 (advance tickets $40),
Refreshment, drinks, beer, wine included
Dress code: Smart casual
1830~1915 Registration, Refreshment & Networking
1915~1945 Introduction & short presentation by
1945~2000 Panel discussion by speakers and
2000~2015 Questions & discussion from the participants
2015~2030 Quiz & Prizes
2030~2130 More drinks & Networking
2130 The End
BottlesXO will be joining us at WASABI Insight next Thursday to bring us nice wine and interesting craft beer.
Join us to learn about Popup Store Retailing Marketing! A Master Class on the topic bought to you by PopUp Angels.
About WASABI Insight
WASABI Insight is a regular social networking event for bridging Singapore & Japan in terms of Business, Culture, & Talents, in order to enhance interaction & exchange of ideas between Singaporeans, Japanese, as well as other expatriate professionals.
About the Host
Mr. Tong Cheuk Fung
Founder, WASABI Creation~ Creating Awesome Projects between Japan & Singapore
Tong started learning Japanese as third language at age 13. After graduating from National University of Singapore with a degree in Chemical Engineering, Tong packed his bags and flew to Kyoto for his first job, and began his new life in Japan. In 2014, after spending 5 years in Japan, Tong returned to Singapore to set up WASABI Creation, for “creating awesome projects between Japan and Singapore”.
Tong’s goal is to make WASABI Creation the catalyst for creating business opportunities, developing close relationships, and explore possibilities between Japan and Singapore, as well as the ASEAN region. WASABI Creation’s mission is to spice up ASEAN with a sprinkle of Japan’s wonders, just like the overwhelming taste and burning sensation of the green Wasasbi. (Read more)
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About the Venue: WorkCentral
Every innovative idea should be given its shot; every creative entrepreneur should have his or her moment. We understand creating something from scratch is tough. Hence, here at Workcentral, we build a vibrant, purpose-driven community that works, learns, shares and grows together in a coworking space at Dhoby Ghaut, removing barriers that creators face in bringing their creative projects to life by connecting members to a selection of service provides such as awesome digital marketers & Brand Specialists, Business Owners or Angel Investors, empowering individual projects to reach its full potential.
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