Accelerating the Future...
- FINALIST : Economy
- Award Year: 2019
- Nominee URL: https://www.dealiin.com/
Some people argue world resource problem is not shortage but distribution
Started in 2016, Deal'n's platform highlights the digitized trading and sharing of useful skills, upcycled and recycled products, allowing individuals to trade things that would normally be difficult to sell or share.
use technology to rethink trade (goods + capabilities) & individual social responsibility
long-term sustainability? global scalability vs. hobby project
Deal'n is an e-commerce startup in Singapore working to bridge the gap between the traditional consumer market and those vulnerable in society, with a mission statement to champion community over individualistic goals of profit. Deal'n platform empowers users by transforming their basic skills and talents into a traded currency, while supporting sustainability by fostering the trade of used goods, reusing, up-cycling and championing creativity through innovative methods rather than traditional ones and partnering with local NGOs.