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Alibaba Group’s share in Lazada boosted to 95 per cent

Alibaba Group’s share in Lazada has reached about 95 per cent after the e-commerce giant bought out all but one other investor.

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South Korean online grocery shopping leads the world

South Korean online grocery shopping outpaces every other major developed country, according to an industry report.  

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YNAP online partnership for Isabel Marant

Isabel Marant has launched an online store in a partnership with Yoox Net-a-Porter Group (YNAP).

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E-commerce giant has made its largest overseas investment ever, in online marketplace Farfetch fashion.

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Grana online offers free returns via 7-Eleven

Grana online has signed 7-Eleven as its exclusive partner for free product returns.


I.T Apparels warns customers of fake websites

I.T Apparels has found two fraudulent websites suspected of selling goods under its trade name.


Reebonz seeks to raise $150 million

Reebonz plans to raise up to US$150 million to bolster its marketplace business and fund expansion.

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Southeast Asian online market growing 32 per cent annually

The Southeast Asian online market is growing by 32 per cent annually and will rise sharply according to a Korean government report.

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Tighter margins impact on Sasa International profit

Squeezed margins eroded beauty retailer Sasa International profits in the last financial year.

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E-commerce boosts China’s retail sales

Boosted by e-commerce, China’s retail sales grew 10.7 per cent last month, official data shows. parcel planning to enter Thai market plans to enter the Thai market this year as its second Southeast Asia market after Indonesia.

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Euromonitor International sees growth for direct selling

Despite the growth of e-commerce, direct selling still has healthy growth prospects, says Euromonitor International.


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