Aspiring to become a super app, Shopee is facing challenges, including in the Vietnamese market.
Consumer buying habits change as online purchases increase in Vietnam
More food products have been bought online since the COVID-19 outbreak, online sellers have said.
Pandemic shock therapy turns retailers towards omnichannel
The coronavirus pandemic has changed consumer shopping behaviour, prompting retailers to embrace online commerce to keep up with new trends.
E-commerce titans step up fake product fight
Overseas e-commerce companies Lazada and Shopee may lose their positions in Vietnam if they keep demonstrating limitations in protecting consumers from low-quality and fake goods.
Big Four in e-commerce keep taking on losses despite firm market presence
The "money burning" race in the local e-commerce scene is not over yet, with all Big Four competitors scampering to gain a larger market share.
Tighter rules sought on e-commerce trade piracy
Lack of regulations on requiring goods invoices is causing the likes of Facebook and Shopee to become indirect culprits of suffusion of goods with unidentified origin, raising concerns on the piracy of genuine products.
Foreign investors penetrate deep into Vietnam’s e-commerce market
The few e-commerce players which survive the stiff competition in the market are all backed by big foreign firms in the region.
Trade Ministry fines online sellers hiking prices of face masks and hand sanitiser
Sellers hiking the prices of face masks and hand sanitiser on some e-commerce websites have been fined.
Crackdown on over-charging online sites
More than 30,000 stores have been closed on online shopping sites including Shopee, Tiki, and Lazada due to overcharging.
Shopee is top-ranked e-commerce platform in Buzz Rankings
Shopee, a leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, has come out on top as the most positively discussed e-commerce platform in Vietnam.
Year-end promotions heat up Vietnam's e-commerce market
The year-end online shopping frenzy has kicked off with giant local and foreign players like Lazada, Tiki, Sendo, and Shopee rolling out promotions since the middle of last month.
Singaporean e-logistics groups making waves in Vietnam
Singaporean investors are continuing to pour capital into e-logistics firms to tap into the fast-growing market in Vietnam.
Lazada and Tiki fall further behind e-commerce competition
Despite non-stop spending, Lazada remains overwhelmed by local platforms Sendo and Mobile World, in addition to other players Shopee and Tiki.
E-commerce: exorbitant losses for a single percent
Each e-commerce platform needs to spend millions of US dollars to gain a single per cent of market share from competitors, showing just how serious the competition is.
Vietnam's top five e-commerce platforms in Q2 announced: iPrice
Sendo, for the first time, was listed as one of the four most visited ecommerce platforms in the second quarter of 2019, according to data from iPrice Insights’ map of ecommerce.
Vietnam tightens control over YouTube’s ads
The targeted companies include Samsung Vietnam, Grab, Sun Group, Yamaha, Shopee, VNG, Huawei Vietnam, among others.
Shopee, Tiki solidify positions as top e-commerce sites in traffic in Q1 2019
Shopee and Tiki maintained their positions as the two leading sites in terms of traffic in Viet Nam’s e-commerce sector in the first quarter of this year.