Pattern has polled 1,000 Chinese shoppers who shopped on the largest cross-border marketplace Tmall Global in the past 12 months. The polling is set to understand these cross-border shoppers' online buyer behaviour, and how their buying decisions for Western brands and products were influenced in...
The market for buying goods online from other parts of the globe has gotten so big that it dwarfs the world’s largest economy. An EY study found that global cross-border payment flows are expected to reach US$156 trillion in 2022. Meanwhile, the United States GDP in 2020...
The online shopping space has been growing and evolving.  Merchants are constantly under pressure to deliver shopping experiences that make it easier for their shoppers. As a result, shoppers around the world, including those in the US and China, have embraced significantly improved checkout experiences in recent...
Rapid developments in the semiconductor industry have their downside: well-working equipment ends up in landfills prematurely due to technology obsolescence. This, according to Roger Poh, Director, J316, is the gap his homegrown company addresses, finding ‘new homes’ for these equipment through their extensive network of customers.
Providing seamless cross-channel experiences will be a key avenue for growth among retailers in Singapore, according to new data released by Adyen. As a result of investments made to their operations during the pandemic, businesses in Singapore are on the road to recovery: 68%...
As the development of on-demand retail is entering into a new phase where its coverage is expanding from scenarios of daily necessities buying to purchasing items such as freshly-released mobile phones and cosmetics, the importance of fulfilment is becoming eminent, increasingly. New opportunities emerging...
Making jewellery has always been a passion for Jenny Kwang, Founder and Creative Director, J&Co Jewellery, and a commitment to reasonable prices without compromising quality inspired the founding of her company. Starting off on a US marketplace, J&Co today has customers visiting their website from all over...
TD Tawandang  is collaborating with Google Cloud to help conventional mom-and-pop stores reinvent their business operations, overcome competitive challenges, and boost profitability. Thailand’s mom-and-pop stores – also known as shohuays – have traditionally been local communities’ retailers of choice for groceries and other daily...
Appier has announced the campaign results of implementing its AI-based marketing personalization cloud for EF Shop, a Taiwanese fashion e-commerce brand, which has worked with Appier since 2019 to create a more engaging and personalized shopping experience. EF Shop teamed up with Appier to initiate...
Flourish Bakehouse was opened in October 2021, a time when many Safe Management Measures were in place to safeguard public health. However, these tough times did not deter founder Diane Ong, who opened her bakery at Phoenix Park, realising what had previously been a retirement goal.