Online Shopping

eBay seeks to personalise online shopping with new website
Online marketplace eBay has launched a refreshed version of its Malaysian site, touting a more personalised shopping experience for its users.
Huge opportunities for SMEs in cross-border e-commerce: PayPal
The rapid development of cross-border e-commerce has enabled the substantial growth of foreign trade export transactions by merchants in Malaysia to the world in the past 12 months, says PayPal.
On the hunt for the perfect shoe, a global business was born
Former lawyer Jodie Fox and her team have taken their online shoe bespoke startup from a three-man operation in 2009 to a nearly 50-man company with four offices globally.
Zalora launches iPhone shopping app
Zalora has launched an iPhone shopping app that allows on-the-go shoppers across the region to seamlessly navigate over 500 brands and 15,000 products across the apparel, shoes, accessories and beauty categories.
Indonesians and Malaysians take to ‘social shopping’ in a big way
MALAYSIANS' propensity for social shopping stands out on a global scale, coming in second place behind Indonesia which took the top spot with 78%, according to a Rakuten survey of the 12 countries it operates in.
Smartphone shopping trend sweeps Asia Pacific: MasterCard survey
Asia’s appetite for online shopping has shifted from the PC to the smartphone, according to the latest MasterCard Online Shopping Survey.
Fashion retailer Inverted Edge secures US$1.6mil in funding
Singapore--based global online fashion retailer Inverted Edge said it has raised over S$2 million (USD$1.6 million) through initial investments by venture capital funds and private investors.
Malaysian online consumers less likely to be early adopters: Nielsen survey
25% of online Malaysian consumers consider themselves as early purchasers of new product innovations, with just 5% fully agreeing and 20% somewhat agreeing that they are strong supporters of innovation, according to a new study from Nielsen.
StreetDeal.my launches social mall, with celebrities as ‘Insiders’
StreetDeal.my has launched what it claimed is Malaysia’s first ‘social mall,’ an e-commerce platform which includes local celebrities as ‘Insiders.’
Quick tips for online shopping
With Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it is time for many of us to start thinking of gifts for family, friends and loved ones. Here are some tips to ensure that your online shopping experience will be safe, secure, and successful.
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