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Rappler's latest stories on ecommerce


Ecommerce a huge opportunity for ASEAN nations but PH may top them all

Apr 28, 2017 - 11:38 PM

All the ingredients are in place for the Philippines to be the world capital of ecommerce just as it once was for SMS and now is for Facebook penetration according to Lazada’s CEO Inanc Balci

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Story of Zalora deal points way for Ayala Corp’s dive into digital future

Apr 21, 2017 - 10:39 PM

Ayala Corp sees the move not just as an entry into ecommerce but as the foundation for logistics The deal itself shows how the conglomerate’s size and diversity helps it capitalize on new trends

SM enters logistics through stake in 2GO

Mar 31, 2017 - 8:13 PM

SMIC s new 34 5 stake in 2GO marks the marriage of the Philippines largest retailer with the country s largest logistics provider

Ayala's stake in Zalora PH: Fusing online and offline retail

Mar 02, 2017 - 6:17 PM

Our partnership with Ayala opens up the real possibility of creating a true omnichannel retail experience and it would possibly be the first of its kind in an emerging market says Zalora co founder and CEO Paulo Campos III

Get exclusive discounts and vouchers from top e-commerce sites with Picodi

Aug 30, 2016 - 12:44 PM

With Picodi you can gain access to exclusive promo codes perks and discounts to Lazada Zalora O Shopping and more

Ensogo to shut all Southeast Asian marketplaces, lay off staff

Jun 22, 2016 - 11:28 AM

Ensogo Australia: This decisions have been made to preserve the company’s cash for new investment opportunities

China e-commerce giant Alibaba's quarterly revenue leaps 39%

May 05, 2016 - 10:45 PM

Alibaba defies China s economic slowdown and tougher competition in the e commerce market

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Ailing ecommerce site Groupon gets $250M infusion

Apr 05, 2016 - 2:00 PM

The struggling site says it will use the money to boost share repurchases and revive growth

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Do malls, online shops mix? Zalora says Pinoys have best of both worlds

Mar 23, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Ecommerce is fast establishing itself as a retail channel but its rise will complement rather than disrupt traditional retail says the founder of Zalora Philippines

iprice group forges exclusive coupon serving partnership with Rappler

Dec 24, 2015 - 5:06 PM

The Malaysia based company’s first collaboration in the Philippines will give Rappler readers access to a variety of deals

Asia E-Commerce Expo 2015

Nov 05, 2015 - 8:20 AM

The expo for entrepreneurs and start ups will take place on November 25 2015

Asia to be 'world laboratory' for financial inclusion

Oct 27, 2015 - 9:00 PM

And the Philippines can lead the way with the rise of e commerce says an expert