For mid-market retailers, Taku’s cloud-based point-of-sale software helps to manage transactions, inventory and an online presence. The goal? Drive more store traffic. Taku stands for “try and keep up”, which the company’s CEO says is a dare to competitors.
Through the Peekage platform, consumer packaged goods companies can reach target audiences with relevant product sample offers. The platform promises to help generate valuable consumer feedback, drive brand awareness, boost sales and build brand loyalty.
Inspired by their challenges finding an apartment in the downtown core after graduating from their MBAs, Gaurav Madani and Arnad Dastidar launched SoulRooms. The co-living property management startup uses a combination of matchmaking and strategic partnerships to find young professionals an affordable place to live with good roommates.
It’s the closet you always wanted but never had. With a subscription service called dresst, women can rent three items of clothing a month for $99. It’s a cost-effective way to stay in fashion, cut clutter and help the environment (less tossing of unwanted outfits into landfills).
For international students in Canada, Homadorma makes it easy to find housing. The online booking system has listings across the country, and even does home visits in advance to ensure that what you see is what you get.