Web and cloud hosting provider Exabytes Network Sdn Bhd, via its Easy.my division, has acquired Hinetmedia to optimize its current e-commerce activities in the country.
Some of the sites that previously restricted online sales to the United States have started shipping internationally. What will the impact of this be on Malaysian retailers of branded goods, asks Karamjit Singh.
According to a new PayPal survey conducted by GfK to measure the changing ways that consumers shop and pay, Malaysians plan to do nearly half (46%) of all their holiday shopping online this year, which the two companies said would save consumers 36 hours of their time.
Rakuten Inc announced that its Malaysian Internet shopping mall Rakuten Online Shopping is set to launch on Nov 1, at 9am Malaysia Standard Time.
Online shopping hub FashionValet.net won the grand prize in the second season of the Make The Pitch reality TV show, walking away with RM1 million in funds that will help take its business to the next level.
Mobile commerce in Malaysia has risen sharply in the last two years, recording close to a fourfold increase from 2010 to 2011, according to a new study by PayPal.