Monthly Archives: November 2016

Retailer rewards programs get an overhaul with UTU

Lighter wallets have benefits in the heavily crowded retail loyalty and rewards program business, according to Ameer Jumabhoy, MBA ’17, and his father, Asad Jumabhoy, SM ’86.

Customers reap loyalty card rewards

Asad Jumabhoy is the person behind the successful Scotts Group and pioneer of the value-added tax (VAT) refund for tourists in Singapore.

UTU Takes Loyalty Cross-Border

Loyalty and rewards — even on a local level and even under ideal conditions — is not an easy nut to crack. It’s a target that retailers all strive for, and when it works well and has the desired sticky … Read More

First Cross-Border Rewards Platform UTU Launches, Aims to Re-Imagine the Loyalty Ecosystem

UTU empowers shoppers to earn, redeem and convert rewards points through smartphones, in real time, at any UTU merchant outlet worldwide. UTU drives users, payment card schemes and card issuers

Frequent traveler? This startup’s app lets you use loyalty points overseas

Earn reward points at a Zara outlet in Thailand, then use those points to get special offers at a major supermarket chain in Singapore seamlessly.