Ookbee will one of several innovative businesses at FIPP’s Worldwide Media Marketplace (WMM) from 14-15 May in Bangkok, Thailand. They will show delegates Ookbee Me, an all-you-can-read magazine app, as well as Samsung mZine, an all-you-read app bundled with Samsung devices in South East Asia.
Ookbee tells us more about their business and why they will be at the WMM.
Tell us about Ookbee?
We enable an opportunity to tap into the 600 million-strong Southeast Asia market. Ookbee is a Southeast Asia digital magazine platform with a 90 per cent + market share in the Thai digital magazine market and leading position in the Philippines, Malaysia and Vietnam. We currently have more than five million users, adding around 10,000 new users per day and distributing more than 500 magazine media titles (amongst other products), including regional versions of brands such as Cosmopolitan (Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore), Maxim (Thailand), FHM (Thailand and the Philippines), Men’s Health (Thailand and Singapore). We offer a turnkey solution including the authoring tools for interactive content, distribution channels, payment gateways and reporting tools. Besides credit card payments, we also offer payment options for South East Asia users such as mobile operator billing, cash payment at convenience stores and online banking.
What will you show at the WMM/DNF and why should attendees come see you?
We’ll show Ookbee Me, an all-you-can-read magazine media app, as well as Samsung mZine, a co-branded all-you-can-read app bundled with all Samsung devices in South East Asia. South East Asia is a region of increasing value and potential. With Ookbee’s strong position in the market, you can get access and distribute your content in the region without hassle.
Whom from Ookbee will delegates meet in Bangkok?
• Natavudh Pungcharoenpong, CEO
• Polapat Udomphol, business development director
• Ookbee publisher consultants
The Worldwide Media Marketplace is a platform designed to facilitate cross-border licensing, syndication and other deals. See which other companies will also be there. Register your interest in sponsoring and/or exhibiting at WMM.
About the DNF
FIPP’s inaugural Digital Newsstand Forum (DNF) will run alongside the WMM in Bangkok. Learn from magazine media publishers and service providers about the latest trends, future expectations and how to make the best of your digital newsstand forays.
Your delegate ticket to the WMM will give you access to the DNF and visa versa – in effect two events for the price of one. Register for WMM and/or DNF today and get access to both events.
Get in touch
For more information about the WMM and the DNF contact Claire Jones and/or Natalie Butcher.
FIPP members – remember you get preferential rates on all bookings. If
you are not a member, but want to find out more, contact Cobus Heyl.