Close to 60,000 brands and sellers participating in the online sale, more than 28,000 of which were local MSMEs that were able to sell nearly 600,000 products during the one-day sale.
With online transactions at an all-time high in the country, e-commerce site Lazada Philippines and local lender UnionBank have launched what is dubbed as the country’s first credit card optimized for e-commerce transactions.
The donations will go directly to LazadaForGood’s advocacy partners in the form of 13,578 personal protective equipment, 16,453 meals, and food packs, as well as 1,821 hygiene supplies.
The fintech firm behind the digital credit app BillEase and Lazada have announced an interest-free installment on all essential goods to provide payment relief on a variety of products needed by consumers affected by the Covid-19 crisis.
Over the week, Lazada said its partner agencies have raised more than P2,000,000 through its digital giving platform to support frontliners and provide relief to the people affected by the virus.
It’s going to be a Gong Xi Fa Cai indeed for online shoppers as Southeast Asia’s largest e-Commerce platform Lazada unveils its top deals and picks for the Year of the Earth Pig.
In a panel discussion hosted by Lazada on the state of e-commerce in Southeast Asia, speakers noted that logistics remains a huge challenge for e-commerce players big and small across the region.