Black Friday : e-commerce sales taking off in Myanmar

Shop.com.mm, Myanmar’s largest e-commerce platform, are providing access to substantial discounts and unmatched variety for their Black Friday Sale, November 25th-27th. Black Friday Sales traditionally take place on the Friday after Thanksgiving (late November) in North America and have come to be one of the largest shopping days of the year. It was not uncommon […]

Online Retailer Daraz Raises €50 Million

Daraz, an online retailer in Asian frontier markets, has secured €50 million ($55.9 million) in its first major financing round. The investment comes from the CDC Group – the UK Government’s Development Finance Institution (DFI) focused on supporting and developing businesses in Africa and South Asia – as well as Daraz’s existing investor Asia Pacific […]

Shop.com.mm launches iOS App in Myanmar

A new app for Apple iPhone and iPad users to buy directly from the app – shopping on the go Yangon, May 25th, 2015: shop.com.mm, Myanmar’s leading online shopping mall, has launched its iOS mobile app in the country for Apple iPhone and iPad users. The online shopping app is designed to provide a user-friendly […]

Samsung Launches Official Online Store in Myanmar

South Korean electronics giant Samsung has entered into a partnership with shop.com.mm to become its official online retailer. With this partnership Samsung will have a dedicated “webstore” on shop.com.mm, an online retail website which was launched in 2014 and is backed by Rocket Internet and part of the Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG). Stefan Braun, […]