16 Nov '17, 7am

When you do something really well for yourself & other people want a piece of it

When you do something really well for yourself & other people want a piece of it

A Singapore start-up selling gaming chairs started life as a personal problem gamers face: Getting comfy in a seat for hours at a time. Advertisement Founded in 2014 Secretlab is a Singapore-based start-up founded by Ian Ang, 25, and Alaric Choo, 29. Ian Ang (left) and Alaric Choo (right) In 2014, Ang was looking for the perfect gaming chair for his gaming set-up when the idea of setting up Secretlab came to mind. A year later, the Throne chair was launched and it sold out within two weeks. Prices started from S$399 The company sold the premium gaming chairs at quite a steep price point initially, with the basic Throne chair retailing for S$399, while the Omega Elite going for a much higher S$899. But Secretlab’s steep prices do not intimidate buyers, especially since the company has already met their target of hitting eight-figures. Gaming chairs used for office too While...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/11/secretlab-gaming-chair/

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