Articles with tag like: social commerce

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India-based social commerce to value USD 7 bln by 2025, Redseer reveals

News | Ecommerce | 12 Apr 2021

India-based consulting company Redseer has revealed that the social commerce segment in India is expected to value USD 7 billion and contribute at least 5% of the overall ecommerce market by 2025.

study, research, social commerce, ecommerce

Snapchat acquires fashion recommendation app Screenshop to expand its ecommerce efforts

News | Ecommerce | 09 Apr 2021

Snapchat has acquired Screenshop, an app that scans your photos to identify your desired style choices, then provides clothing recommendations based on those findings.

Snapchat, acquisition, social commerce, ecommerce

Afterpay to launch live shopping event featuring sustainable brands

News | Ecommerce | 07 Apr 2021

Afterpay has announced the launch of a live shopping event to help consumers build a more mindful and eco-friendly wardrobe.

Afterpay, social commerce, BNPL, ecommerce

Nike is working on an in-house social commerce app aimed at Gen Z

News | Ecommerce | 02 Apr 2021

Nike has launched a project that aims to create its own social shopping niche outside the bounds of TikTok and Instagram.

product launch, social commerce, ecommerce

YouTube tests automated product recognition in videos

News | Ecommerce | 31 Mar 2021

YouTube has announced experimenting with a product listing feature for videos, pushing the video platform in the social commerce direction.

ecommerce, social commerce, mobile payments

Nordstrom launches platform for shoppable content as more retailers experiment with livestreaming

News | Ecommerce | 19 Mar 2021

The department store chain Nordstrom has announced its 'Livestream Shopping' channel, as part of its broader ambitions to delve into ecommerce livestreaming.

social commerce, online shopping, ecommerce, retail

Rapyd powers payments on J L Stream – the India-based social live streaming app

News | Mobile Payments | 17 Mar 2021

Rapyd has partnered with J L Stream (Jaldi Live), the new 'Made in India' social live streaming app, to provide a complete payment solution to J L Stream users globally.

Rapyd, social commerce, e-wallet, mobile payments

Walmart to host a new livestream shopping event on TikTok

News | Ecommerce | 10 Mar 2021

Walmart has announced it will return to TikTok to host another livestream shopping event, which will allow viewers to shop the featured products directly in the TikTok app by tapping on product 'pins'.

Walmart, social commerce, online shopping, ecommerce

Twitter trials new ecommerce features for tweets

News | Ecommerce | 09 Mar 2021

Twitter has confirmed it’s testing a new way to display tweets that link out to ecommerce product pages – like products on a Shopify store.

Twitter, ecommerce, social commerce

Roadman Investments signs Social Ecommerce Licensing Agreement with A3Com Solutions

News | Ecommerce | 15 Feb 2021

Roadman Investments has signed a Social Ecommerce Licensing Agreement to add A3Com Solutions’ iCashRewards to its portfolio.

social commerce, Roadman. investment, A3Com, loyalty rewards, ecommerce

India-based social commerce app Kiko TV raises pre-series A funding led by SOSV

News | Ecommerce | 26 Jan 2021

India-based social commerce startup Kiko TV had raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-series A funding round led by US-based VC firm SOSV.

Kiko TV, funding round, fundraising, India, social commerce, ecommerce, online shopping

Mastercard rolls out biometric card in Asia, extends Click to Pay checkout to Hong Kong

News | Cards | 21 Dec 2020

Mastercard has rolled out a biometric card in Asia, and has extended the Click to Pay online checkout solution to Asia Pacific including Hong Kong.

MasterCard, biometric card, click-to-pay, payment checkout, IDEMIA, social commerce

Daniel Wellington, Bambuser to introduce live video shopping in emerging markets

News | Ecommerce | 07 Dec 2020

Live video shopping provider Bambuser and Sweden-based luxury brand Daniel Wellington have partnered to launch and expand Live Video Shopping into new markets.

Bambuser, livestreaming commerce, ecommerce, social commerce, merchants, luxury

Visa, Nexttech Group partner to promote digital payments adoption in Vietnam

News | Ecommerce | 05 Nov 2020

Vietnam-based digital commerce firm Nexttech Group has signed a three-year partnership with Visa to promote the adoption of digital payments among small businesses in Vietnam.

Visa, Nexttech Group, Vietnam, Asia, partnership, social commerce, ecommerce, digital payments, online payments, Payment Link

TikTok, Shopify partner to reach younger audiences through social commerce

News | Ecommerce | 27 Oct 2020

TikTok has partnered with ecommerce platform Shopify to allow merchants to reach TikTok’s younger audience through shoppable content.

TikTok, ecommerce, Shopify, merchants, TikTok, shoppable content, online payments, social commerce

The warp speed of mcommerce and social commerce adoption during the COVID-19 crisis

Voice of the Industry | Ecommerce | 09 Oct 2020

Grégoire Toussaint and Sophie Rassendirane, on behalf of Edgar, Dunn & Company, provide insights into the adoption of social commerce and mcommerce in times of crisis

Grégoire Toussaint, Sophie Rassendirane, Edgar, Dunn & Company, social commerce, mcommerce, payment methods, Alipay, Facebook, mobile wallets, merchants

Groceries and electronics to drive online retail rebound for APAC

News | Ecommerce | 23 Sep 2020

A new forecast by Forrester has predicted that online retail sales will grow from USD 1.5 trillion in 2019 to USD 2.5 trillion in 2024, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.3%.

Forrester, forecast, APAC, Asia, social commerce, research, online retail, retailers

Facebook launches app to boost SMEs social commerce engagement

News | Ecommerce | 18 Sep 2020

Facebook has announced it will be launching Facebook Business Suite, allowing SMEs to interact with consumers, manage and receive messages, notifications and alerts in one place.

Facebook Business Suite, Facebook Shops, Facebook, ecommerce, SME, small business, social commerce, direct-to-consumer

39 percent of global consumers purchased from new brands during quarantine

News | Ecommerce | 04 Sep 2020

Bazaarvoice has revealed that 39% of consumers globally purchased from new brands during the COVID-19 quarantine.

Bazaarvoice, report, COVID-19, purchasing behaviour, shopping methods, ecommerce, Behavior that Sticks, shopping habits, UK, US, Canada, France, Germany, Australia, social commerce, subscription services, social commerce

Chinese video sharing platform Kuaishou continues investing in livestreaming ecommerce

News | Ecommerce | 02 Sep 2020

China-based video-sharing platform Kuaishou has announced it will launch an “incubation plan” to boost its ecommerce business.

Kuaishou, video sharing platform, partnership, China, ecommerce, social commerce, Asia, APAC, Sichuan province