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Consumers will spend more than US$3.3 trillion this year on remote payments for purchases, says Juniper Research.
US start-up Hush Home has opened an office in Hong Kong as a regional base to market its bedding products.
Coupang has opened an online store specialising in hanbok, Korean traditional clothing.
Asia’s pre-owned luxury fashion market is continuing to grow, with shoes and t-shirts gaining ground, according to retailer Reebonz.
First “Smart Ladies’ Room” at the West Lake Intime Shopping Mall in Hangzhou City encourages shoppers to spend more than a penny.
With series-A funding of US$2.75 million, Taiwan online retailer Citiesocial seeks to expand into other parts of Asia.
Zalora and J.Crew are forming a partnership to expand the brand’s reach.
Taobao aims at seniors and their families on a newly launched shopping channel on its platform.
Online sales are projected to more than triple to US$74 billion by 2025, says a McKinsey report.
Love Bonito has raised US$13 million in a series-B round led by comparison shopping site Kakaku.
Amazon’s quarterly profit reached a record US$1.86 billion in the three months to December 31.
EZbuy plans to nearly double its product offering to 6 million items from brands and sellers in Korea, Taiwan and the US.