Questions and answers

Why did Velda Tan leave Love, Bonito?

Why did Velda Tan leave Love, Bonito?

The company was at the peak of success, but Tan decided to leave the blogshop as she needed a breather. “I just wanted to take a break, take a sabbatical and figure out what I wanted because I have been working on Love, Bonito for about eight years already,” she said in an interview with Channel NewsAsia.

Is Viola still part of Love, Bonito?

In 2014, Velda stepped back from Love, Bonito, but Viola remains in place today as a member of the board.

Who is Velda Tan?

Velda Tan (born 3 September 1987) is a Singaporean entrepreneur and clothing designer with over a decade of experience in the e-commerce and fashion industries. For her contributions to these industries, she was featured on the Gen. T List of young industry leaders in 2016.

Who invested in Love, Bonito?

Love, Bonito’s current investors include Openspace Ventures and

Who is Rachel Lim husband?

Rachel Lim is married to Leonard Lee, an interior designer. They tied the knot in 2016 at a seaside wedding in Uluwatu, Bali after dating for three years.

Who started Love Bonito?

Rachel Lim
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Is love Bonito a SME?

About the business: Incorporated in 2010, Love, Bonito is an online retail shop selling women’s apparel. The company has won SME Asia Award in 2013/2014 from Asian Business Journal and the Trade & Industry Association.

Who is the CEO of Love, Bonito?

Dione Song
In this instalment, Natasha Meah speaks to Ms Dione Song, the chief executive officer (CEO) of retailer Love, Bonito. Ms Song, 33, joined the company as chief commercial officer in 2017 before being promoted to chief operating officer in 2018.

How do love Bonito generate revenue?

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  1. Average customer makes over four purchases a year.
  2. Average sell-through rate (inventory that is actually sold) of over 70 percent within one month.
  3. Marketing spend is below 10 percent of revenue.

Who is Leonard Lim?

Leonard, the entrepreneur CEO of WILD, is also a content creator with relatable content for both younger and older age group, starting off as a model. From Australia, Leonard has worked with New Balance, Herschel Suuply Co., Oak+Fort, and New Era, boasting a high success in alignment with his engagement.

Who is the model of Love, Bonito?

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When was Love, Bonito founded?

The founding story of Love, Bonito has been widely publicised. It started off as a blogshop in 2005, and has since grown into a multi-million dollar fashion powerhouse.

Who are the founders of Love Bonito Chico?

Love, Bonito has become a household name over the years, proving that it’s not some obscure local fashion brand. Founded by three friends – Rachel Lim, Viola Tan and Velda Tan (the latter two are sisters) – the brand started off as a blogshop called Bonito Chico in 2005.

When did Velda and Tan leave Love Bonito?

When Velda left the firm in 2013, Lim handled branding and product design, while Tan oversaw business development and financing. Having built a strong foundation in Singapore, the enterprising duo decided to expand the company overseas, first in Malaysia and Indonesia in 2015, then in Cambodia in 2016.

When did Love Bonito start bloghop in Singapore?

E-commerce was still at a very nascent stage a decade ago, and they are one of the pioneers to start the blogshop trend in Singapore. And they have since come a long way from teenagers hawking second-hand clothes online from their bedrooms.

What do you need to know about Love, Bonito?

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