Category Archives: Press Release

Home-grown logistics start-up sets sights abroad

When consumers buy the popular Irvins Salted Egg snacks online, the entire shopping experience is being managed by a local logistics start-up that is making the most of the e-commerce boom. UrbanFox takes product photos, writes marketing copy and then packs and delivers the products to consumers. Its one-stop service to help firms and consumer

UrbanFox announces expansion plan to Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 (Bernama) — Logistics and e-commerce solutions provider, UrbanFox, will expand its operations to Malaysia following its appointment as a Cross-Border e-Commerce Initiative Partner in the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ), an initiative of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC). In a joint statement, UrbanFox and MDEC said both companies would work closely

Keppel Logistics unit UrbanFox expands to Vietnam, Malaysia

OMNICHANNEL logistics and channel management solutions firm UrbanFox is expanding to Vietnam and Malaysia with support from Enterprise Singapore, it said on Tuesday. UrbanFox – whose parent company is Keppel Logistics – worked with Keppel Land to establish online-to-offline (O2O) capabilities at Estella Place shopping mall in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The O2O features allow shoppers

Local omnichannel management brand UrbanFox marks stellar first year: Sets sights on going ‘beyond logistics’ in Southeast Asia

Singapore, 30 October 2018 – UrbanFox, a subsidiary of Keppel Logistics, marks its first anniversary with stellar growth across all its services. Set to expand its regional footprint to cover Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia by 2019, UrbanFox aims to help brands tap into the company’s suite of omnichannel management and logistics solutions across the region

Five e-commerce logistics trends all aspiring entrepreneurs should be aware of

Joe Choa, Managing Director, UrbanFox Singapore, 19 October 2018 – The e-commerce landscape in South-east Asia has never been more buzzing. With a total market size of about 200 million individuals spread across the top six economies in Asean, the region recorded a more than 40 per cent growth in e-commerce transactions in just two

Fujitsu, SMU, A*STAR, and UrbanFox Launch Field Trial to Enhance Crowdsourced Delivery in Singapore

Embargoed till 5.05pm Tokyo, Japan, and Singapore, September 13, 2018 – Fujitsu Limited, Singapore Management University (SMU), A*STAR’s Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R) and UrbanFox Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Keppel Logistics, today announced that they have signed an agreement to collaborate on a field trial which leverages leading edge technologies to resolve manpower shortages

UrbanFox unveils new driver rewards programme to close last mile delivery gap

Singapore, 9 April 2018 – UrbanFox, an omnichannel logistics and channel management solutions brand and a subsidiary of Keppel Logistics, today announced its brand new rewards programme for more than 12,000 UrbanFox delivery partners in Singapore. As an industry pioneer in developing clustered and crowdsourced delivery technology, the new points-based rewards mechanism incentivises the delivery

UrbanFox launches new features to empower ecommerce retailers

• UrbanFox Store introduces new B2B segments to tap into the B2B ecommerce market • Seamless backend integration with UrbanFox Multi-Channel Commerce Platform and UrbanFox Delivery Platform Singapore, 16 March 2018 – B2C (business to consumer) and B2B (business to business) retailers looking to list on ecommerce platforms like Lazada and Shopee have more reason

SmartOSC Joins Hands with UrbanFox to Promote End-to-End Ecommerce Services for Retailers

SmartOSC, a leading ecommerce agency, has joined hands with UrbanFox, an omnichannel logistics and channel management solutions brand, and a subsidiary of Singapore mainboard-listed Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation, to jointly promote their end-to-end ecommerce services to retailers across Southeast Asia. In recent years, several brands, including Club21 and Times Publishing Group, have chosen SmartOSC and

UrbanFox to receive up to $17M shot in the arm from Keppel Logistics to power growth

UrbanFox, an omnichannel logistics and channel management solutions brand, will receive up to $17 million from parent company Keppel Logistics to power its growth efforts in e-commerce channel management, warehousing and inventory management as well as last-mile fulfilment. Keppel Logistics, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation Ltd (Keppel T&T), will have a total