Posts Tagged: ecommerce in the philippines

zalora marketplace

Zalora launches fashion marketplace in 3 countries

Zalora launched the platform yesterday in three countries: Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam.

  • April 16, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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Got some bitcoins to spend? Here are 7 merchants accepting bitcoins in the Philippines

Bitcoin usage is on the rise in Asia, and the Philippines is no exception to this. But if you’re still wondering where you can use your bi...

  • April 1, 2014
  • at 3:39 pm
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SM Mall of Asia PH

After creating biggest chain of malls in Philippines, SM plans to conquer e-commerce

Philippines’ SM Investments, the owner of the largest chain of malls in the country, is now preparing to jump into e-commerce. SM Investme...

  • February 27, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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Higher mobile internet penetration and varied payment options key to e-commerce success in the Philippines

E-commerce is huge in Southeast Asia, with the space receiving over US$500 million in investment in 2013. But in the Philippines there’s...

  • February 17, 2014
  • at 9:00 pm
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Rocket Internet rolls out Lamido, yet another online marketplace for the Philippines

Earlier on, Rocket Internet has already demonstrated its commitment to developing a strong e-commerce foothold in Southeast Asia. Today, it...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 6:30 pm
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Philippine daily deals site DealDozen has been acquired, will be rebranded as StreetDeal in 2014

Philippine daily deals site DealDozen has just been acquired by Asia Deal Group, the e-commerce group behind Streetdeal, for an undisclo...

  • January 6, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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5 startups that let you get freebies and discounts in the Philippines

Filipinos love shopping. As a matter of fact, five of the malls in the Philippines are considered some of the world’s coolest malls. But a...

  • December 10, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Trends N’ Deals: another daily deals site emerge in the Philippines, aims to lead the space within a year

We’ve seen a number of daily deals site pop in the Philippine. Of these many sites, Metrodeal still leads the space. But not fearing the c...

  • October 17, 2013
  • at 5:44 pm
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Fashion brands find it hard to grow in the Philippines, but e-store AVA wants to help

The fashion industry is the fastest growing segment in Asia’s e-commerce industry. One of the countries taking part in this growth is the ...

  • September 25, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Still using cash? Here are 3 ways you can pay using smartphones in the Philippines

Filipinos’ love for shopping led to the rise of social commerce in the Philippines. Apart from the huge ecommerce sites, many individuals ...

  • April 2, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Philippines’ classified ads site Sulit rebrands to OLX

Philippine classified ads leader Sulit officially announced today that it has rebranded to OLX, moving from the URL to ...

  • March 19, 2014
  • at 10:04 am
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LivingSocial grows to 2.4 million registered users in the Philippines

Amid tough competition in the daily deals sector, LivingSocial Philippines revealed this week that it has about 2.4 million registered users...

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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Cash Cash Pinoy CEO: We are not a scam

Are travel deals the best way to scam online buyers? Around two years ago, a number of Filipino consumers were victims of daily deal sites...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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Classifieds site Sulit redesigns its ad filtering system following uproar from its users

Last November, the Philippine classified ads site Sulit announced on its forums page that it will start screening items posted on its web...

  • January 21, 2014
  • at 12:31 pm
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Magpalitan wants to bring bartering and swapping into e-commerce

E-commerce has come to the Philippines in many forms. There are classified ads sites like Sulit and AyosDito, daily deals sites galore, and...

  • December 30, 2013
  • at 11:26 am
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Groupon’s fake vitamins in the Philippines could damage trust in e-commerce

In recent years, the emergence of daily deals sites has helped grow e-commerce in the Philippines. This alone tells us that Filipinos are no...

  • October 22, 2013
  • at 3:32 pm
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Why just be an ordinary online shopper? Philippine e-commerce site Beanstalk.PH lets you shop for a good cause

E-commerce is nothing new in Asia. And pairing a good cause with it – AKA social enterpreneurship – is a trend we’ve start...

  • October 4, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Philippine Startup ‘City Delivery’ Doesn’t Just Deliver Your Lunch

A number of food delivery startups are now filling stomachs across Asia. One of them is Rocket Internet’s FoodPanda which is now growi...

  • August 5, 2013
  • at 4:39 pm
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