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.
Nigerians urged to invest in e-commerce, digital economy
As global retail sale, of which e-commerce makes up a major part, stakeholders, notably in the Nigeria Private Sector Alliance (NIPSA)...
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…
Global e-commerce sales surge to $29 trillion
Global e-commerce sales grew by 13 per cent in 2017, hitting an estimated $29 trillion, according to the latest numbers released by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
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.
Make policies in favour of e-commerce to solve unemployment, entrepreneurs plead
In separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Ibadan, the entrepreneurs insist that the youth ought to be the target of such policies on e-commerce business to drive the economy.
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…
1Market.ng targets 500,000 jobs in five years, shops for 200,000 affiliate partners
To help in growing the Nigerian economy and create jobs by closing the gap between manufacturers of Made-in-Nigeria products and global buyers, 1market.ng is shopping for one million manufacturers and distributors of made-in-Nigeria products across the country through its affiliate partners program. 1Market is a pioneering B2B, B2C online marketplace, specializing in bridging the gap between global…