Criteo, an international commerce marketing company, released on 5 November seasonal data which showed that Singles’ Day is still Singapore’s biggest shopping festival. Originating in China during the 1990s as celebration for single people, it has grown into a mainstream event and one of the most popular shopping days.
M1 Limited (M1) announced on 5 November 2019 its participation in the Start Digital initiative, launched earlier this year by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and Enterprise Singapore. The Start Digital program is aimed at helping newly-incorporated SMEs and new adopters of digital solutions to get...
Shopee has teamed up with Google to launch Google Ads with Shopee, a marketing solution for brands to drive sales online. The launch reflects a shared commitment between Shopee and Google to accelerate digitisation and enable e-commerce growth for brands across the region. Through...
Nearly four in five (78%) consumers in Singapore will be shopping for the holidays this year despite the pandemic, according to the 2020 Visa Back to Business Study, Holiday Edition. With more than half (56%) planning to shop at local retailers, small and medium-sized...
Enterprise Singapore (ESG) launched the E-Commerce Booster Package on 2 April. This supports SME retailers with little or no e-commerce experience in starting their business transformation by selling online. The Package supports 90% of the cost for retailers to on-board e-commerce platforms for domestic...
The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and KrisShop, Singapore Airlines’ flagship retailer, have announced a three-year partnership to jointly market home-grown brands and grow their e-commerce reach, as well as create seamless experiences for their local and international customers. Joint marketing campaigns and e-commerce expansion
In 2020, with uncertain times taking the world by a storm, many businesses have fallen victim to the pandemic and its devastating impact. During Singapore's circuit breaker, individuals and businesses alike, were constrained from many day-to-day activities in an attempt to curb the virus;...
One in two Singapore consumers (51 per cent) said they prefer to shop at local businesses to help them recover from the business fallout from COVID-19, according to the UOB ASEAN Consumer Sentiment Study. The study findings come as one in two local businesses have reported revenue...
Enterprise Singapore (ESG) rolled out the Food Delivery Booster Package on 4 April 2020. This supports F&B businesses in transforming their business models and meet the needs of digitally-connected consumers. The package will help to reduce the business costs of selling on three key...
In today’s digital world, customer service expectations are evolving at such a fast pace. Fast response times, round-the-clock availability and omni channel service sits high on the wish list of today’s consumers when asked about customer service expectations.  According to the latest e-Conomy SEA Report, Southeast Asia...