Record online sales give U.S. holiday shopping season a boost
U.S. shoppers spent more online during this year’s holiday shopping season, a report by Mastercard Inc (MA.N) showed on Wednesday, with e-commerce sales hitting a record high.
Future of marketplace is digital, says Arigo
The evolving trends of the digital economy would soon bring an end to many physical activities, including financial transactions, the e-commerce and tech-innovation company, Arigo Technologies, has said.
E-commerce store, GoMarket, launches in Lagos
An e-commerce store, GoMarket, which promised to offer customers post-delivery services after every purchase has recently launched in Lagos.
Konga diversifies, eyes acquisition of pharmacy chain
After a successful launch of Konga Travel, a revolutionary omni-channel travel booking agency, the management of Konga, Africa’s e-Commerce giant has confirmed plans to launch an integrated but cost-effective health project across Nigeria to better serve the served, unserved and under-served with genuine drugs promptly through the acquisition of a pharmacy chain. Negotiations are believed…
Government to clamp down on unregistered e-Commerce transporters
The Lagos State Government has warned e-commerce transporters who are not registered and licensed to work in Nigeria and do not pay tax to the government to have a rethink soonest or face the wrath of the relevant laws should they fail to cooperate with the state government in this regard. This was the resolution…
WAWOOW launches fashion E-commerce platform
WAWOOH, a leading fashion and lifestyle ecommerce platform, officially launched its operations in Nigeria this month during a media parley which held at Terra Kulture, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Experts underscore benefits of E-commerce
Nigerians have been urged to embrace e-commerce for commercial activities, as it is critical to giving businesses global visibility. The leader of MAGELLAN International in Nigeria, Stephen Ekoh, and Dr. Ben Iyere,...
Finserve targets Nigeria, others in expansion into e-commerce, remittances markets
Fintech business, Finserve is betting on a new payment platform for customers and businesses across East, Central Africa as well as Nigeria to tap into the region’s e-commerce and remittances markets. Finserve plans to work with financial services providers and businesses to merge payment options in East and Central Africa on to one payment platform,…
Firm unveils integrated e-commerce platform for creative, emerging sectors
To improve customer experience as well as access to new products and services, George Street Investment International (GSII) has unveiled an e-commerce platform named Profundo to cater to the needs of the emerging sectors. According to the firm, the new platform was designed, re-engineered/deepened to change the face of e-commerce in Nigeria and Africa at…