02 Feb '13, 5am

Beauty box startup VanityTrove acquires Glossybox Taiwan, a Rocket Internet company

Beauty box startup VanityTrove acquires Glossybox Taiwan, a Rocket Internet company

Beauty box startup VanityTrove acquires Glossybox Taiwan, a Rocket Internet company February 2, 2013 by Terence LEE Following an announcement of its expansion into Taiwan, Singapore’s VanityTrove has today revealed that it has acquired Glossybox Taiwan for an undisclosed sum. For Glossybox, a Rocket Internet company, this move completes its exit from several countries in the region in order to focus its efforts on larger markets in Europe and North Asia. Both Glossybox and VanityTrove are subscription commerce companies modeled after Birchbox . Every month, they deliver ‘beauty boxes’ containing cosmetic samples to subscribers, while at the same time acting as a marketing platform for cosmetic brands. VanityTrove Taiwan will be led by its new CEO, Sanjay Shivkumar , who is also the co-founder of Replaid , a mobile development company most well-known for Summon Auntie , an ...

Full article: http://sgentrepreneurs.com/2013/02/02/vanitytrove-acquire...

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