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Startup Weekend global champ Aftership gets seed funding after DEMO Asia encounter June 22, 2012 by Terence LEE Aftership , a Hong Kong-based startup that provides package tracking for online retailers and consumers, has secured seed funding from Australian company Business Switch in exchange for a five percent stake. The size of the investment is undisclosed. Both companies met at DEMO Asia 2012 , a premier startup conference that hosted over 76 startups from 14 countries. “We met dozens of companies seeking investment from Singapore, Hong Kong, Beijing and Tokyo during recent visits to the region and AfterShip was a clear stand out,” said Matthew Abrahams, managing director of Business Switch, which runs a whole host of services catering to entrepreneurs. “They have a great online product, management team and strategy. We love that AfterShip solves a big post-sale proble...

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