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Marketplaces Archives

Pinduoduo eyes US with new international e-commerce platform

The company, a rival of Alibaba Group and in China, has briefed its merchants but details have not yet been final...

The Iconic helps customers resell past orders, with AirRobe

The new “add past order” feature allows users to rent, resell or recycle their previous purchases with one click.

Amazon to invest in Japanese beauty retailer Istyle

Under the partnership agreement, Istyle will open @Cosme shopping on Amazon’s e-commerce site in Japan.

Chinese luxury retailer Secoo files for bankruptcy for the second time

The company experienced a net loss of $88.8 million, more than six times higher compared to 2020.

Analysis: Amazon has a Prime edge over Walmart – richer customers

A divergence in the business models of US e-commerce rivals Walmart and Amazon are driving contrasting movements in thei...

Carousell Group buys Indonesian electronics recommerce platform

Carousell said it partnered with Heliconia Capital to commit US$25 million to invest in and take control of Laku6.

Vestiaire Collective launches in South Korea

The pre-loved luxury fashion platform aims to gain influence in the country’s burgeoning luxury market.

Alibaba to apply for primary listing in Hong Kong

The company expects the listing to be completed by the end of 2022, making it a dual primary listed company on HKEX and ...

Amazon targets fraudsters posting fake reviews on social media

This is the latest step of the company to deter fraudsters from posting false reviews in Amazon's retail locations.

Online marketplace Fishyhub makes a splash in the aquarium category

For years, aquarium hobbyists have endured a tired way of shopping for fish and other related products, with little guid...