First Days at Carousell

I thought it would be really fun to go around the team and ask everyone what their first days at Carousell were like.

Playing our part in this time of need

In light of the latest novel coronavirus developments, Carousell would like to encourage our users to look out for one another, and consider those in need of essential items. We assure our users that we are taking steps to battle unfair profiteering on our platform. This includes, but is...

What I learned from our All For Free charity drive

Last week we ran a drive at Carousell that we simply called #AllForFree. I'm sure you guys can figure out what the drive was all about 😆 LOL! We created this drive because we wanted to help used items make their way to the hands of the people who want and need them more...

Everyone wins when we all pitch in

Carousell is where it is today because of all of you - enterprising sellers with unique and rare items, sharp-eyed buyers who enjoy going off the beaten track, and more. In times like these, it’s important we do not lose sight of how we can help one another as a...

Carouselling to help an orphanage

You meet a lot of different kinds of Carousellers at deals, and they all have different reasons for Carouselling. Some of them want to declutter their rooms, some like to discover hard-to-find items. Recently, our co-founder Siu Rui bought some glassware from a Carouseller with quite a different story:...

The Ultimate Pay Day Guide to stretching your dollar

Have you ever felt like your salary was limitless? LOL, me neither.  So why do we sometimes spend like it is? Here’s a secret: you don’t have to go through Pay Day pain every single month. For real. As a middle-income Singaporean plebeian who struggled to balance having fun, saving and being able...

Carousell: Then and Now

Carousell is turning 5! That’s five years of scrappiness, slogging and scaling to where we are now. What a ride it’s been since our humble beginnings with just the three co-founders huddled over their laptops in JTC Launchpad’s Block 71 to almost 200 people housed over two floors in...
Supporting local businesses in Singapore during times of COVID-19

Supporting local businesses in Singapore during COVID-19

Stay safe, stay inside Dear Singapore, we’re in for a month of indoor life. But that doesn’t mean that everything comes to a standstill. Life goes on, and there’s much that we can do, to support others locally who are not as lucky as we are. Carousell will be doing our...

Carousell – The Early Years

It’s hard to imagine that it’s already been five years since Carousell as we know it was launched for the first time in the app store. The app is the largest and fastest growing mobile classifieds app in the Asia-Pacific, and the term ‘Carousell’ is starting to enter regional...

Watching Carousell grow up from a user’s perspective

Carousell is 5 years old, and we wouldn’t have made it this far if it wasn’t for the support from our amazing community. Many of these Carousellers have been with us from the very beginning! We’re always happy to chat to them and find out what they think of...