Posts tagged with Start Me Up

Start Me Up! A profile of GoWashMyCar

GoWashMyCar is an online marketplace which provides mobile car washing services. 

I've been asking the team about the business model, and its future plans... 


Start Me Up! A profile of CornerDrop

CornerDrop is a startup which aims to make click and collect accessible for any retailer. 

I've been asking Suzy Lloyd, the company's Head of Digital & Social to explain the service. 


Start Me Up! A profile of Poq

Poq is a commerce platform for native retail apps. The SaaS platform enables over 30 retailers, including House of Fraser to deliver mobile apps across Android and iOS.

I asked Poq co-founders Øyvind Henriksen and Michael Langguth about the business and their plans for world domination...


Start Me Up! A profile of Earth Bathrooms

Earth Bathrooms is an online-only bathroom retailer seeking to differentiate itself from bricks and mortar showrooms through its commitment to customer service, a larger product range and quality design.

I talked to Shane Quigley, the CEO of Earth Bathrooms about the business and its plans for future growth.


Start me up! A profile of mobile payment app Tipit

Mobile payments are rapidly becoming a mature market, with several major banks and tech companies seeking to grab a share of the pie.

New startup Tipit is bravely taking on the finance giants, focusing specifically on a niche part of the payments market – tipping.

I spoke to founder Renate Kalnina to find out more...


Start Me Up! A profile of ParcelBright

ParcelBright is an ecommerce delivery startup which recently raised $1m in seed funding. 

We've been asking Founder and CEO Daniel Lipinski about the business and its plans for growth...


Start Me Up! A profile of online cookery school Hari Ghotra

The market for online recipes and cooking tutorials is hugely competitive and largely dominated by the BBC and celebrity chefs.

Hari Ghotra is attempting to take on the big players with an interactive cookery school that uses a variety of digital channels including social media, video guides and blogs.

I spoke to Hari to find out more...


Start Me Up! A profile of PeriodBox

PeriodBox is a UK-based premium monthly subscription service that bundles a choice of tampons and pads with hand-picked goodies and treats.

Every customisable box contains a selection of premium teas, artisan chocolate, a range of high-end beauty samples and a uniquely designed gift or art print by a featured artist of the month.

I talked to Mags Sikora and Daniela Luibrand, the co-founders of PeriodBox, about the business and its plans for future growth.


Start Me Up! A profile of OffOnHols

The online travel sector is hugely competitive, so it takes a lot of ingenuity to build a successful company from scratch.

The team behind are hoping that they can revolutionise the travel industry through affiliate marketing.

I spoke to co-founder Ian Vaughan to find out more...


Start Me Up! A profile of Quikkly

Quikkly aims to kill the QR code, if it isn't dead already. 

We asked Quikkly CEO Fergal Walker how it works...


Start Me Up! TreSensa: branded HTML5 games for mobile

Mobile is hot, HTML5 is hot, branded experiences are hot. What's not to like about TreSensa?

I caught up with Robert Grossberg, CEO of TreSensa, to see how the young company is faring.

Take a look..


Start Me Up! Thalamus: 'Yelp for advertising'

The advertising landscape is confusing, fragmented, brimming with new technology and not necessarily transparent.

That's partly the reason that Marketing Week and Econsultancy have launched a conference on the subject, Get With The Programmatic, in partnership with AppNexus.

It's also the reason Thalamus exists, a startup that aims to be the 'Yelp of advertising'. I caught up with founder and CEO, Garrett Gan.