Originally published on Vulcan Post.

 

The concept of subscription boxes sounds good on paper. Pay a certain fee every month, and get delighted by a package with surprise goodies.

However, in practice, like many startups, not many subscription boxes make it past their first 2 years in operation.

Three years ago we compiled a listicle of boxes in Malaysia. Today, many are inactive, or have pivoted their business models away from sending out monthly subscription boxes.

However, there are still a few that we’ve found today who’ve either withstood the test of time, or are now actively trying to break into the market.

Here’s who they are and what they send out.