Source: Media Outreach
Headline: Ezbuy Celebrates 2nd Year Anniversary With Social Commerce, Friends Deal
SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 13 March 2018 – ezbuy.sg, Singapore’sfirst and largest global shopping platform, celebrates its 2nd yearanniversary since its rebranding from 65daigou to ezbuy in March 2016, with socialcommerce Friends Deal. Available on the ezbuymobile app and website, ezbuy’s Friends Deal gives users the opportunity to enjoy shopping together at heavilydiscounted prices of up to 80% off.
Inspired by PinDuoDuo,a digital platform out of China which recorded more than 200 millionvisitors and achieved unicorn status with a company valuation of US$2 billionin 21 months, ezbuy’s Friends Deal utilises a similar but refinedversion of this social commerce concept for users to secure greater deals viatheir friends. This is the first time outside of China that enable users torally on an individual’s friends and followers base rather than individualstrangers as seen on other e-commerce group buying websites.
According to Wendy Liu, Co-founderof ezbuy,“Thinkof Friends Deal as buying in bulk and at rock-bottom prices, but with the helpof friends. I liken it to the good old Singapore communal kampong spirit, butwith a cutting-edge digital twist to the whole user experience.”
A game changer for social commerce, ezbuy will continue to refine the Friends Deal over the next few months, allowing users from all over the globe to Connect, Share and Earn. Incorporating keyelements that allow smartphone users access to a wide variety of products fromChina, Korea, Singapore, and USA, FriendsDeal will be the latest digital commerce format for users to source forgreater deals via its mobile app and website.
Led by the originalfounding executives since its founding in 2010, ezbuy has maintained itsprivately-held ownership throughout its eight-year long history allowing tocontrol key strategic and business decisions. The company is also the leadingglobal shopping platform for cross-border transactions, having deliveredhundreds of millions of packages to customers in Southeast Asia and transforming from alocal home business to having presence in eight other countries — China,USA, Taiwan, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Korea and Indonesia. The company’s suite of product and business processeshas also expanded over the last two years, in response to customers’ evolvingtrends and industry regulations.
Today, e-commerce platforms in the industry have applied severalinitiatives pioneered by ezbuy to address the pain points of customers,specifically for cross-border transactions. This includes pre-sale serviceslike listing translations and flat-rate shipping fees; to after-sale serviceslike shorter shipping duration and mitigating risks for customers to enjoygreater peace of mind when shopping globally.
ezbuy (owned by EZbuyHoldings Limited) is Singapore’s first and largest global shopping platform,founded in 2010 by a group ofaspiring entrepreneurs with a unified mindset to bring quality products in aconvenient way to the locals. A global marketplace for online retailers, customerscan enjoy access to millions of quality products worldwide,from countries like China, USA, Taiwan,Korea and Local. Besides the access to ezbuy/Prime services, ezbuy have sinceexpanded the marketplace from China, to USA, Taiwan, Korea and Local. As oftoday, ezbuy has more than 3 million customers from Singapore, Malaysia,Indonesia and Thailand. For more information, visit www.ezbuy.sg.
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