The four 2023 trends that Hong Kong’s eCommerce merchants need to know By Tim Fu, Market Lead, Hong Kong, South Korea & Taiwan
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For most retailers, the end of the year is usually the busiest. From global shopping events such as Singles Day and Black Friday, to major holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas, consumers normally look to spend big in the final few months of the year.
By integrating PayPal, Japan-based company BE FORWARD has grown their used car and parts business by making it easy to shop from anywhere in the world.
Increasingly, retailers across categories are putting every juncture of the customer’s journey with their brand under the microscope, looking to squeeze out any advantage they can find.
The COVID-19 pandemic has reshaped the perspective, and actions of people around the world including their shopping behaviors. While public health may have since improved.
Imagine a player who has just downloaded a new game which you spent months developing. They got past the initial set up and tutorial.
According to a recent report by National Center for APEC (NCAPEC) that PayPal contributed to and collaborated on, the wider use and adoption of e-signatures and digital signatures across the Asia-Pacific
The pandemic has accelerated the adoption of technology, helping organizations operate with higher levels of efficiency.
E-commerce sales are on the rise, yet cart abandonment is a major problem for online retailers.
We typically use email to get in touch with our customers about their PayPal and Venmo accounts. However, we know scammers often use email as a way to compromise your account.
While the relaxing of social-distancing restrictions has undoubtedly eased some of the burden SMBs are facing, there is another factor contributing to the optimistic outlook.
At PayPal, we understand that economic prosperity and climate action are inextricably linked. The destabilizing effects of climate change, including increasingly frequent and severe storm.
We invest a lot of time and energy into making sure customers’ PayPal and Venmo accounts are secure, and thieves know it. They may try to impersonate us to gain customers’ trust so they can access their accounts.
With third-party digital platforms and partners making cross-border e-commerce more accessible, it is easy to capture global market opportunities now.
SMBs lie at the heart of PayPal. It has been enabling small business owners to expand and grow their business by supporting them with smart solutions which not only take care of their needs today, but tomorrow as well.
As consumers grow increasingly accustomed to online shopping, they also increasingly demand immediate and personalized service, writes Samba Natarajan, Senior Vice-President for Growth Markets.
The last two years have highlighted our capabilities as a society to evolve, adapt, influence and thrive.
A recent PayPal study with SMBs across Hong Kong, India, Japan, and Singapore reports that SMBs have emerged from the pandemic with a positive story to tell.
The Hong Kong SMB Survey Report 2021 published by PayPal earlier this year has concluded five recommendations to help SMBs stay agile and adapt to the new normal.
Organizational efficiency has been a key factor which has led to accelerated digital adoption over the years.
PayPal Research and Insights Many online small-medium businesses (SMB’s) are riding on the global e-commerce wave that has helped them navigate past the challenges of the pandemic.
Covid-19 disruptions led small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) in Singapore to discover new opportunities in e-commerce.
Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) pivoted to a digital shop front, and took to social selling and cross-border trade to grow their business Singapore.
Over 80% of surveyed SMBs embrace digital to grow cross-border selling HONG KONG, January 6, 2022 – The pandemic has brought significant challenges to Hong Kong businesses.
For many small businesses in India, the holiday season represents a very lucrative business opportunity. Online sales during the 2020 holiday season were historic.
For many merchants, the holiday season is a make-or-break opportunity. Online sales in November and December during the 2020 holiday season were historic.
In a recent podcast episode hosted by ZALORA Talks, PayPal’s Kasia Leyden shares insights on how online businesses can reach greater heights with PayPal.
Speaking at a recent webinar on cross-border selling during the holiday season co-organized by Singapore Business Review and PayPal.
PayPal’s desire to be a purpose-driven brand was brought to life through its Giveback campaign which was launched in Singapore in July this year.
Singapore’s flourishing digital eco-system presents its s a wide array of opportunities to invest in ecommerce for more lucrative gains.
Data is key in to enrich , retention, and loyalty. But no amount of data is completely effective unless it leads the customer to the shopping window to complete a purchase.
The pandemic radically reconstructed lives everywhere by making a digitally driven world the new normal.
How can SMBs in Hong Kong with limited resources cultivate customer loyalty with their newfound overseas customers from thousands of miles away?
Sakshi’s journey at PayPal started as an intern four years ago. Today, she is a software engineer in the Global Data Science team.
Jerry Tso, Head of Singapore Development Center at PayPal
Suraj joined PayPal as an intern over three years ago, and today has grown to be a Software Engineer for the Global Data Sciences ART team.
The new era of online shopping has brought enormous opportunities for business growth, while also creating new norms that businesses will need to learn and adapt.
Key Takeaways for Singapore’s Merchant Community State of play Global e-commerce has thrived due to digital acceleration during the pandemic.
The global coronavirus pandemic has brought upon unprecedented challenges to businesses across various industries around the world. In the beauty segment.
One might expect that over a year into a global pandemic, life will eventually return to normal.
Online shopping in India has changed at multiple levels – its reformed, more seamless, secure – all because it has become ‘essential’ in this pandemic era.
Authored by Jim Magats, Senior VP, Omni Payments, PayPal As the world rapidly moves to digital, here are the ideas small businesses can do to prepare themselves for success.
PayPal has launched 2021 Borderless Commerce Report, which captures the current and upcoming shopping behaviours observed from 13 key markets across the globe.
This past year saw an exponential growth and reliance on digital commerce as consumer behavior around the world adapted to a new normal. In the U.S. alone, ecommerce penetration hit an all-time...This past year saw an exponential growth and reliance on digital commerce as consumer behavior around the world adapted to a new normal.
An effective Foreign Trade Policy can boost India’s economy: Enable MSMEs and focus on small-value export performance The pandemic has impacted many lives and for over a year.
The fintech sector has facilitated business growth during the pandemic. What seemed like an option in 2019, has become an imperative.
Blockchain, Bitcoin, and digital currency are no longer just for crypto-fanatics anymore, these technologies are as mainstream as ever.
After an unprecedented and challenging 2020, the world has its eyes set on 2021 to bring a silver lining of hope and recovery.
COVID-19 has changed everything and how we engage in the digital world has transformed tremendously. A One-solution-for-all approach is no longer applicable for preventing sophisticated fraudsters.
The event industry has been pulling different play strategies to innovate during this period by leveraging on the nation's strong digital infrastructure to help its customers quickly.
2020 while tough for businesses globally, was also monumental in driving change and resilience across the board.
As the countries starts rolling out for COVID vaccines, the world sees the light at the end of the tunnel.
As stay-at-home orders and country-wide lockdowns start to ease across Asia, people are more excited than ever to connect during the holiday season and undoubtedly.
As globalization has made us all more connected and open to diversity, it has also acted as a rude awakening for many companies.
In the second season of Innotopia Podcast Series, we explore how companies are innovating in the digital economy and more importantly how they’re navigating the new normal.
Due to the COVID-19 lockdown, more consumers have been shopping online, leading to the rise of e-commerce.
The lead up to the holiday season is a good time to consider how merchants can capture cross-border opportunities and how they can capitalize on the boost to online shopping in different markets.
The impact of COVID-19 continues to rattle small and local businesses. While the economy is on its road to recovery.
By Nath Parameshwaran, Director, Corporate Affairs “However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
Democratizing trade & digital transformation of Indian MSMEs to access the global opportunity There has always been a distinct trend towards digital payments.
Jayanthi Vaidyanathan, Senior Director and Head - HR, PayPal India "Technologies like AI and ML have played a massive role in developing HRM programmes for organisations.
The coronavirus pandemic will permanently change consumer behavior in favor of digital in India, as it has done globally.
It is no longer a question of if you get attacked, but when you get attacked. As the region emerges from the COVID-19-inflicted lockdown and eases into recovery.
Artificial intelligence and its applications have made a significant Artificial intelligence and its applications have made a significant impact on nearly every industry. Defined as a technique enabling machines to mimic human behaviour.
Earth Day is one of those occasions that draws our attention to the issues we face in building a sustainable environment and compels us to think of means to tackle them.