Tag Archives: E-Commerce

Global online FMCG sales grow by 13% –Kantar Worldpanel

(Source Kantar Worldpanel | November 22, 2018) Online sales of groceries grew by 13% globally in 12 months until June, 2018, nowacquiring a share of 6.3% of all fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales, based on Kantar Worldpanel report. This compares with a 1.6% increase in total FMCG (online and offline) sales though it is the slowest e-commerce growth in five ...

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Lazada calls on SMEs to be part of growing Phl e-commerce

(Source: Business Mirror | November 14, 2018) As online shopping in the Philippines continues to grow, Lazada, the No. 1 online shopping and selling destination in Southeast Asia, is encouraging more Filipino entrepreneurs, especially small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to be more active instruments in the development of e-commerce in the country. Lazada Philippines chief executive officer for logistics Juan Pavez Spencer, ...

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Lazada’s shopping fest offered 50M deals to consumers

(Source: Business Mirror | November 12, 2018) Online shopping frenzy–Double 11 which originated in China has also benefited local online retailers Lazada, which generated 15 times more sales during the 24-hour sales compared to its regular daily shopping orders. Lazada Philippines chief executive officer for logistics Juan Pavez Spencer, told the press that shopping purchases on Sunday already equaled their ...

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China’s ‘Singles Day’ shopping frenzy sets sales records

(CTV News | November 11, 2018) Sales during the Singles’ Day sale in China have surpassed last year’s record, by raking up $30.8 billion in sales on the annual sales event 10th year. The spending binge has for years outshone Cyber Monday in the U.S. for online purchases made on a single day. This year’s tally was 27 percent higher ...

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Lazada leads e-commerce players in PH–study

(Source: Manila Times | October 14, 2018) Lazada has earned 35 million visits per month—the biggest among e-commerce players in the Philippines, according to a report of the iPrice Group. The report was based on the average quarterly traffic, mobile application ranking, social media followers and number of staff. The report says that the bulk of the accumulated visits that ...

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How to Build a Digital-Native Brand

(Source: Forbes.com | September 14, 2018) Technology was at the center of some of the biggest consumer product launches over the past couple of years. Kylie Jenner unveiled her cosmetics brand using social media and sold $420 million in 18 months — and it’s estimated that her company will be worth over a billion dollars by 2022. Rihanna launched a ...

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Asian shoppers dissatisfied with online shopping experience — UPS global survey

(Source: Business World | September 13, 2018) Customers in Asia are less satisfied with online shopping compared to those in other regions, a study organized by logistics company United Parcel Service (UPS) shows. “UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper,” which surveyed more than 18,000 online shoppers around the world (3,200 of which are from China, Hong Kong and Japan), took ...

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India’s e-commerce market to surpass USD 100 bn by 2022: Report

(Source: Economic Times India | September 7, 2018) India’s e-commerce market is set to grow three times to surpass USD 100 billion by 2022 and may trigger over a million jobs in the coming years, a report said. According to the report by industry body Nasscom and PwC India, the e-commerce market is worth about USD 35 billion at present. ...

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Alibaba: 325,000 orders per second highlights e-commerce shift

(Source: ABS-CBN News | September 4, 2018) Following a record 325,000 orders processed per second in a single day, an official of Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba said Tuesday business had indeed shifted to digital. The milestone was reached during Alibaba’s Nov. 11, 2017 sale, where the platform also saw 256,000 payments processed per second and 168.2 billion yuan in sales, ...

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Southeast Asia’s Biggest “Mall” is in Your Hands

(Source: Entrepreneur.com.ph | September 2, 2018) With over 20,000 sellers and tens of millions of products available, Lazada is already the country’s biggest e-commerce platform, but the company is continuing its push into even greater heights. On Friday, August 31, Lazada launched what it called “Southeast Asia’s largest shopping mall.” LazMall is an in-app and in-site channel that features products ...

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