2014 – Lazada,
Southeast Asia’s biggest online shopping mall, today announced the expansion of
its mobile repertoire with the launch of an app for iPhone and iPad across the
region. This launch follows Lazada’s recent investment round of approximately
US$ 250 million from investors including retail giant Tesco.
Android has prompted the creation of this new app for both iPhone and iPad.
Fully optimized for iOS 7, the app allows on-the-go shoppers to seamlessly
navigate Southeast Asia’s broadest brand and product assortment across several
categories including consumer electronics, gadgets, apparel, shoes and
accessories. Customer experience and convenience have always been the highest
priority at Lazada and this app launch further adds on to this by offering:
facilitate sorting of products by size, color, brand and price
usage in more than four languages
Credit Card, Cash-On-Delivery and Bank Transfer
development of low-cost smartphones and tablets we are witnessing technology
leapfrogging in the region. Lazada’s mobile traffic has more than tripled in
the last 12 months and already delivers a significant share of our revenues”,
says Maximilian Bittner, CEO of the Lazada Group. “We believe that mCommerce is
the future of online shopping. We have acknowledged the customers’ needs and
the great convenience mobile offers – that is why we are now launching our new
app for iPhone and iPad.” The new Lazada app for iPhone and iPad is available
free of charge from 16th January 2014 onwards. Within the first 72 hours of the
launch, users downloading the app will get an exclusive discount of Php400 on
any purchase with a minimum spend of Php900. For Smart and Sun subscribers,
they get Php500 off for a minimum purchase of Php1000.
Philippines’ largest online shopping mall and is pioneering e-commerce by
providing a fast, convenient and secure online shopping experience combined
with an extensive product offering in categories ranging from mobiles &
tablets and consumer electronics to household goods, toys, fashion and sports
equipment. Lazada is continuously striving to offer its customers the best
possible shopping experience with multiple payment methods including cash on
delivery, extensive warranty commitments and free returns.