This shopping opinion app aims to offer the next level in customer experience by merging e-commerce shops with friendly advice via social media. For all the times you wanted a friend's thoughts on an item before buying something on the Internet, Askourt is the online platform you needed.
We are proud to be among the innovative companies introduced to China's massive Ecommerce and Social markets. One of several articles published in China about Askourt: http://tech.sina.com.cn/it/2015-12-12/doc-ifxmpnqi6375184.shtml
Start-up of the week: Mobile commerce messaging service Askourt
April 30, 2016
Askourt is designed to monopolise on the rising popularity of mobile and social commerce for online retailers by allowing shoppers to share prospective purchases with friends directly through their websites.Chief executive Tomer Limoey says: “While in physical stores a customer can rely on feedback from store assistants and friends, the online shopping process provides the customer a solitary and less fun experience, with no immediate feedback.“Our technology has created a solution for mobile shopping that uses instant messages in order to bring customers who would otherwise leave the online store back to the shopping track using a friend’s feedback notification
FTA INVESTS IN THE ISRAELI STARTUP THAT REVOLUTIONIZES THE ONLINE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE
April 27, 2016
Askourt, a startup founded in Israel in 2015 by Tomer Limoey, has joined today the portfolio of Fashion Technology Accelerator (FTA - Milan), with an ambitious plan to penetrate the Made in Italy fashion and luxury market.