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Sales of cat and dog snacks and animal grooming products more than doubled.
It is planning to open 10 stores in the country by the end of 2021.
It features larger texts, simplified navigation, and voice-assisted technology.
Korean laws forbid workers from working more than 52 hours per week.
And a Beijing bakery rolled out a Squid Game-inspired confection-making contest.
Products with the 'Shop Now' icon can be fulfilled by nearby physical stores within 3km.
This move is in line with its goal to accelerate recommerce growth in SEA.
The 350,000 sq ft West Fulfillment Centre is worth close to S$100m.
In-app purchases rose between March and July 2021 despite a global decline of 2.05%.
Orders through social media jumped by over 100% in the first half of the year.
MSMEs account for at least 45% of this amount, according to an Amazon report.
Most customers challenged themselves with the umbrella-shaped dalgona.
The food delivery platform will offer training in hiring and supporting employees with disabilities.
Traditional grocers have yet to gain footing in the online space due to large investment needed.

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How can SEA businesses expand their presence through social media?

8 out of 10 consumers in the region use online platforms to discover items they want to buy. 

What is the most vital factor in developing quality products?

XM Studios reiterates how listening to customers helped in creating quality collectibles.

How global brands can ride the e-commerce wave in Southeast Asia

ZALORA provides brands with data-driven insights derived from its 2.6 million users.

Maintaining O+O presence key for Hong Kong retailers’ operations

Offline-plus-online will help attract more consumers whilst travel is still restricted.

TASTE x FRESH crossover concept store offers offline+online shopping option

PARKnSHOP and Uni-China Group’s supermarket brands partnered to open this concept store.

UNIQLO Malaysia and Singapore hinges on digitalisation for improved shopping experience

It implemented the "price tag scanner" and the same day Click & Collect service.

Omnichannel is the way forward for APAC retailers

As physical stores reopen, online spending may drop to 13.4% by end-2021 but never below pre-COVID levels.

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Sales of cat and dog snacks and animal grooming products more than doubled.
It is planning to open 10 stores in the country by the end of 2021.
It features larger texts, simplified navigation, and voice-assisted technology.
Korean laws forbid workers from working more than 52 hours per week.
And a Beijing bakery rolled out a Squid Game-inspired confection-making contest.
Products with the 'Shop Now' icon can be fulfilled by nearby physical stores within 3km.
This move is in line with its goal to accelerate recommerce growth in SEA.
The 350,000 sq ft West Fulfillment Centre is worth close to S$100m.
In-app purchases rose between March and July 2021 despite a global decline of 2.05%.
Orders through social media jumped by over 100% in the first half of the year.
MSMEs account for at least 45% of this amount, according to an Amazon report.
Most customers challenged themselves with the umbrella-shaped dalgona.
The food delivery platform will offer training in hiring and supporting employees with disabilities.
Traditional grocers have yet to gain footing in the online space due to large investment needed.

Exclusives

How can SEA businesses expand their presence through social media?

8 out of 10 consumers in the region use online platforms to discover items they want to buy. 

What is the most vital factor in developing quality products?

XM Studios reiterates how listening to customers helped in creating quality collectibles.

How global brands can ride the e-commerce wave in Southeast Asia

ZALORA provides brands with data-driven insights derived from its 2.6 million users.

Maintaining O+O presence key for Hong Kong retailers’ operations

Offline-plus-online will help attract more consumers whilst travel is still restricted.

TASTE x FRESH crossover concept store offers offline+online shopping option

PARKnSHOP and Uni-China Group’s supermarket brands partnered to open this concept store.

UNIQLO Malaysia and Singapore hinges on digitalisation for improved shopping experience

It implemented the "price tag scanner" and the same day Click & Collect service.

Omnichannel is the way forward for APAC retailers

As physical stores reopen, online spending may drop to 13.4% by end-2021 but never below pre-COVID levels.

Join the Retail Asia community