20 Apr, "16

A quick guide to wine distribution in Singapore

The alcohol industry in Singapore can be a seriously lucrative place to do business. Before jumping in, you have a few questions: What’s the market like here? What are duties and taxes on alcohol? Who are some distributors to look out for?

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25 Jan, "16

Inside Indonesia's online shopping day Harbolnas: the darker side

Harbolnas, Indonesia’s annual online shopping day, is held each year on December since it was first started by Lazada Indonesia in 2012. We discussed the logistics of it all in Part 1, and how much of success it has been. In this second part, we’ll talk about the flip side - issues and challenges that came up during the sale.

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21 Jan, "16

Inside Indonesia’s massive eCommerce sales day: Harbolnas

Bulging wardrobes, near-empty bank accounts and stressed shoppers - all the joys of an end of the year filled with retail sales and discounts. Of all the global sales that went on at the end of 2015, one in particular caught our eye: Indonesia’s online shopping day Harbolnas. What’s the ‘deal’ with it? We’ve got the details in a two-part series: what it is, who's shopping it, and how its popularity is helping to shape the future of eCommerce in Indonesia.

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13 Oct, "15

Why you should grow your eCommerce business in Southeast Asia: an eBook

Southeast Asia, with a population of 650 million, is becoming a huge market for eCommerce businesses, especially in the apparel and accessories industry. With a large percentage of people getting online, an emerging middle class with growing purchasing power and increased credit card usage, we think this region makes a great place to set your sights for expansion. Don’t know where to start? We thought you might say that. So we put an eBook together for you.

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