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Samsung and Facebook help Indian SMEs go live online

Samsung and Facebook have partnered up in India to train retailers to expand into e-commerce via social media platforms such as Instagram and WhatsApp.

Sales of Galaxy S20 underwhelm amid pandemic

Sales of Samsung Electronics’ latest flagship series Galaxy S20 are hovering below those of its predecessor as the global new coronavirus pandemic has led to a slump in demand for consumer products, industry sources say.

Samsung beats first-quarter estimates, despite virus-driven retail slump

Samsung Electronics has delivered strong first-quarter earnings as robust demand for chips offset a slump in smartphone and home appliance sales.

Indian retailers in Samsung boycott over online discounts

Indian retailers are staging a three-day Samsung boycott in response to the firm’s exclusive discounting deals with e-commerce operators.

Samsung and BTS enter global marketing collaboration

South Korean electronics giant Samsung and BTS the K-pop superbrand, have entered a global collaboration to market smartphones.

Apple China reopens stores

Apple China has reopened 10 more stores in China, as business begins to return to normal despite the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Fashion shoppers seeking brands which reflect their values

Fashion shoppers will choose their preferred brands in the year ahead based on the beliefs and values they seek, not past loyalties. The Samsung Fashion Institute says consumers’ needs will be increasingly fragmented this year and brands are also expected to carry out sophisticated target strategies. The institute noted, in the same context, that the nature of the fashion industry …

Commune to start retailing premium Samsung TVs

Singapore furniture retailer Commune has become the first non-electronics authorised retailer for selected premium Samsung TVs.

Xiaomi India becomes nation’s largest single-brand retail network

Xiaomi India has been recognised as the largest exclusive brand network in the territory.

Samsung China’s first flagship opens – opposite an Apple store

Samsung China has opened its first flagship experience store in the market – and it is right opposite its archrival.

Courts Singapore opens first IoT store at Funan mall

Courts Singapore has opened its first Internet of Things store at Funan mall.

Courts Singapore opens first IoT store at Funan mall

Courts Singapore has opened its first Internet of Things store at Funan mall.