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Marketplaces

Marketplaces Archives

Zalora’s head of marketplace talks KOLs, global brands and innovation

We chat with Simone Cortini about the top trends driving e-commerce growth in Southeast Asia in this Q&A.

Introducing Better That — a new online marketplace with a heart

Online marketplace, Better That, is inviting shoppers to support their chosen charity with each purchase.

How Carsome is unlocking the multi-billion dollar online used-car market

Carsome continues to invest in new tech to tap into the region's US$55 billion used car market; announces acquisition pl...

‘A lucrative market’: How Ebay is ramping up its sneaker offer

With a new authentication centre in Sydney, Ebay aims to reassure sneakerheads that they won't get duped by fakes.

H&M: ‘Marketplaces in Asia are ahead of the rest of the world’

Here's why the fast fashion giant is increasingly looking to third-party platforms like Zalora to grow.

Malaysia’s Industronics to launch online pre-owned watch platform

The company said it is looking to raise US$59 million from potential investors.

Alibaba apps like Idle Fish help secondhand trading boom in China

The trend has been turbo-charged by apps that make selling pre-owned items simpler.

Li & Fung reveals first private-label brands created for JD

The two companies announce their first brands: 'Made by JD', 'Best Home' homewares, and pet products label Jingmeng, (Cu...

Coupang faces probe into unfair trade practices

Antitrust regulator is also investigating whether Coupang conducted ‘gapjil’ a term referring to power harassment and ab...

Stream and shop: Zalora leans into live streaming

With the launch of the Z-Live platform, the Southeast Asian e-commerce player aims to drive stronger connections between...