Above: Shopper360 CEO Chew Sue Ann (in red) and Financial Controller Chow Siew Bee (in white) with the Baker Tilly TFW team.
SINGAPORE, 30 June 2017 – Baker Tilly TFW would like to extend our heartiest congratulations to Shopper360 on its successful listing on the Catalist Board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (SGX-ST).A Malaysian-based, one-stop shopper marketing services group with a 30-year track record in in-store advertising, Shopper360 specialises in branding and marketing services for retail and consumer brands such as Nestle, Dutch Lady, Samsung, Southern Lion, Cotra Enterprises and Fonterra.
Shopper360 appointed Baker Tilly TFW as its reporting accountant for the placement of its initial public offering (IPO) of 38 million new shares.
Said Shopper360 Financial Controller Chow Siew Bee: “One of the best decisions we made as a company seeking to go public abroad was to partner Baker Tilly TFW, our reporting accountant in Singapore. In addition to possessing a good grasp of the Catalist rules, Joshua Ong and Sek See Mun were professional, responsive and efficient. Through close collaboration with their counterparts in Malaysia, they provided a seamless review process. More importantly, they understood the nuances of our business and were able to make effective recommendations to help us get listed on the Singapore Exchange.”
Said Baker Tilly TFW Assurance Practice Leader Joshua Ong: “We would like to thank Shopper360 for entrusting us with their cross-border IPO journey and wish them every success as a public listed company. Being part of an international network means that we are able to effectively facilitate multinational business requirements, wherever our clients are located in the world.”
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Shopper360 is a Malaysian-based, one-stop shopper marketing services group, backed by a 30-year track record as a pioneer in in-store advertising. The Group partners multinational corporations and major brands in the retail and consumer goods industries to strategise, plan and execute their branding and marketing plans.
Shopper360 enjoys strong relationships with brand leaders such as Nestle, Dutch Lady, Samsung, Southern Lion, Cotra Enterprises and Fonterra.
The Group is able to engage shoppers at every touch point, optimising sales for customers via an extensive network of retail partners in over 1,900 retail outlets across 183 Malaysian towns. shopper360’s retail partners include Giant, Cold Storage, Econsave, The Store, Billion, MYDIN, Aeon, and convenience chain stores such as 99 Speedmart, as well as chain pharmacies. The Group’s business is divided into three main business segments – In-Store-Advertising and Digital Marketing, Field Force Management, and Sampling Activities and Events Management.
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