Qoo10 in the News

28 January 2018

Deal alert: 8 things to buy at Qoo10’s Suntec Super Sale event that’s happening Jan 25 – 28

Qoo10 brings its Super Sale to Suntec

Qoo10 is holding a Qoo10 Super Sale Suntec City 2018 event from January 25 – 28, 2018. (Yes, it’s an offline event!).

  • What: Qoo10 Super Sale Suntec City 2018
  • Where: Suntec City Singapore, Level 4, Halls 401 – 403
  • When: Jan 25 – 28, 11 AM – 10 PM

All sorts of items will be available for sale there, but since this is HardwareZone, we’re going to highlight some interesting tech-related ones below.

But wait! Since some of us prefer to shop online, there’s something in store for online purchases made during the aforementioned four days. Yes, we’re referring to coupons; more specifically, S$30 cart coupons (for minimum purchase of S$200) and S$120 coupons (for minimum purchase of S$1,000). You can start grabbing the coupons now, but take note that they’re only for newly registered Qoo10 members who have an account registration date starting from January 10, 2018. Other T&Cs apply.

Read more here.


27 January 2018

NINTENDO GETS CREATIVE WITH LABO

Surprise! Nintendo showcases a new way of gaming with its portable console Switch – with cardboard cutouts! While you can’t get it yet, there’s a lot of things to buy at Qoo10’s offline Chinese New Year sale happening right now at Suntec City. You can also check out Samsung’s revamped store at Vivocity. Oh, and try out the new Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+. But if you’re thinking of getting the fruity smartphone, take heed – the iPhone X might be discontinued before its first birthday.

Read more here.


26 January 2018

网店成为实体摊位 买家扫QR码付费

网购平台Qoo10在展销现场推出本地首个“虚拟超市”,让公众只需扫描产品图片下方的QR码,就能轻易购买想要的商品。

Qoo10从昨天起至本星期天(28日)在新达新加坡会展中心举行大规模展销,并在现场设立本地首个“虚拟超市”。

Read more here.


26 January 2018

Qoo10 launches virtual supermart

Singapore-based e-commerce platform Qoo10 is holding its biggest ever offline event – Qoo10 Super Sale – CNY Edition at Suntec City Convention Centre Halls 401 – 403, from 25 to 28 January 2018 in Singapore.

The company said it sees this as opportunity to venture into the online-to-offline (O2O) concept by organising offline events to give merchants, especially small business owners who do not have sufficient resources to set up their own physical retail store, the opportunity to tap onto a larger pool of customers.

Read more here.


26 January 2018

Great deals before CNY

Head to Suntec City convention centre halls 401 to 403 from 11am to 9pm for the online marketplace platform’s Chinese New Year super sale, which ends on Sunday.

For the first time, the Qoo10 Super Sale 2018 will feature a virtual supermart showcasing products from its merchants, with different product categories such as smart gadgets, household essentials and more.

Read more here.


26 January 2018

Qoo10 kicks off 4-day mega offline sale at Suntec

Shoppers can now check out Qoo10 products personally as part of the e-commerce giant’s four-day offline event.

The Qoo10 Super Sale 2018 – CNY Edition began yesterday in Suntec and will go till Sunday.

The event will see more than 100 merchants selling products – such as food and beverages, electronics and beauty essentials – which can also be found on Qoo10’s online platform.

Read more here.


25 January 2018

Why Qoo10 thinks organising offline fairs will pay off handsomely for its merchants

This is Qoo10 Super Sale CNY (Chinese New Year) edition — its second offline affair. The first one was smaller in scale — held at the atrium of the Plaza Singapura shopping mall. The launch of a larger-scale fair was due to the positive feedback of merchants who participated in its first iteration, Qoo10’s Singapore Country Manager Hyunwook Cho, told e27.

Read more here.


25 January 2018

Qoo10 bringing online shopping to those offline

SINGAPORE – Shoppers can now sample Qoo10 products in the flesh as part of the e-commerce giant’s four-day offline event.

From Thursday (Jan 25) to Sunday, Qoo10 will be holding its “Qoo10 Super Sale 2018 – CNY Edition” at Suntec City Convention Centre Halls 401 to 403, 11am to 10pm.

The event will see over 100 merchants selling products in categories such as food & beverages, electronics and beauty essentials, which can also be found on Qoo10’s online platform.

Read more here.


25 January 2018

Qoo10 holds Chinese New Year Super Sale

After their previous offline shopping event in October, “10.10 Shopping Evolution”, online e-commerce website, Qoo10, is back with a huge “Chinese New Year Super Sale”.

There are over 100 merchants participating in this offline event, across product categories such as household essentials, food, electronics, cosmetics, clothes, and more.

Read more here.


19 January 2018

Qoo10 Super Sale 2018: Chinese New Year Edition at Suntec City

Good news to all Qoo10 online shoppers! The biggest Qoo10 Super Sale – CNY Edition event will be held at the Suntec City from 25 – 28 January 2018. There are more than 100 merchant booths participate in this super sale event. Qoo10 customers can get ready to shop for their CNY goodies at the valuable prices in this offline event.

Read more here.


18 January 2018

Suntec hosting Qoo10 Singapore super sale

E-commerce marketplace Qoo10 Singapore will be staging its biggest-ever offline event, Qoo10 Super Sale – Chinese New Year Edition, at Suntec City Convention Centre from January 25 to 28.

Building on its Qoo10 10.10 Shopping Evolution at Plaza Singapura in October, the new sale covers four times as much space – two convention halls – with more than 100 merchants.

Read more here.


 

18 January 2018

Qoo10 launches its own virtual supermarket with its Super Sale CNY Edition–complete with a Havaianas vending machine

Qoo10, Singapore’s largest e-Commerce marketplace, will be holding its biggest ever offline event – Qoo10 Super Sale – CNY Edition over at Suntec City Convention Centre Halls 401 – 403, from 25th to 28th January 2018, 11am to 9pm.

Building on the success of Qoo10’s previous event, the ‘Qoo10 10.10 Shopping Evolution’ held at Plaza Singapura back in October 2017, Qoo10 Super Sale is now more than four times bigger in retail space, covering two convention halls, with more than 100 participating merchants.

Read more here.


04 January 2018

Taxman widens net over digital economy

E-marketplace Qoo10 Singapore’s country manager Hyun Wook Cho said the firm has also linked its systems to that of the South Korean tax authority to capture the transactions of merchants selling to Korean consumers.

Read more here. 


27 December 2017

How e‑commerce is changing us and our planet

Sam Too, general manager of e-retailer Qoo10, also highlights the use of data to prevent overstocking and minimising wastage as one of the ways in which the company is promoting  responsible consumption and production.

In Singapore, online retailer Qoo10 says it is preparing to launch a new initiative that will require merchants to accept Qoo10’s conditions and use sustainable packaging.

The company will begin inviting tenders from companies to offer environmentally friendly solutions for shipping, says its general manager Sam Too. While it is expensive for small and medium businesses to obtain sustainable packaging on their own, Qoo10 can leverage the volume of orders to get affordable packaging for sellers.

Read more here. 


26th December 2017

网购公司总经理涂家林指出:“圣诞购物每年都有所上升,分去年比上升差不多15%到20%。2018的农历新年会比今年的农历新年,再增20%。”


14th December 2017

账号遭中国淘宝冻结 ezbuy已处理完所有“双11”订单

网购平台Qoo10新加坡经理赵显旭答复《联合早报》询问时说,Qoo10在“双12”接到约30万个订单,交易额超过1000万元。

电商透露,人们网购最多的是电子产品,包括苹果最新手机、美容产品、即食品等,今年很多人好新鲜,还买了透明奶茶这类的新奇产品。

“今年双12的销售量比去年多50%,超出了预期。双11和双12的表现不相上下。”

他说,整体而言,今年底网购佳节的销售量与去年相比,增幅超过五成。“在这新数码时代,电子商务业已不同于往日,公众意识也有所提高。消费者更能接受网购,也积极使用这些平台。电子商务业目前只占了零售市场约3%至4%,未来肯定有增长的空间。”

Read more here.


04 December 2017

Brisk sales over Black Friday weekend

Online marketplace Qoo10, which started having Black Friday sales last year, recorded a sales value of $10.1 million for the Black Friday weekend between Nov 24 and 26 – surpassing last year’s sales by more than 50 per cent.

Read more here. 

 


04 December 2017

Singapore retailers enjoy higher Black Friday sales this year

Online marketplace Qoo10, which started having Black Friday sales last year, recorded a sales value of $10.1 million for the Black Friday weekend between Nov 24 and 26 – surpassing last year’s sales by more than 50 per cent.

Read more here. 

 


 

26 November 2017

E-commerce tax may level playing field, say local retailers

Qoo10’s Singapore country manager Hyun Wook Cho told The Sunday Times that about 70 per cent of the site’s transactions here involve local merchants, and thus are already subject to GST.

“Cross-border merchants may have to go through more steps and generally, the price may rise because of this… but we don’t think it will have a significant impact on overall e-commerce,” said Mr Cho.

Read more here. 


14th November 2017

Retailers report growth in Singles’ Day sales

Read more here.

 


12th November 2017

Singaporeans flock to local e-commerce sites in buying frenzy

Read more here.


12th November 2017

“双11” 购物热延烧本地 订单超出预期

Read more here.


11th November 2017

双11网购日:本地著名网购平台 销售额大涨

Read more here.


11th November 2017

Grab the best Singles’ Day deals

Read more here.


11th November 2017

Shoppers celebrate Singles’ Day by snapping up deals on online sites

Read more here.


Singaporeans also bitten by the “Singles Day” bug, with huge jump in online sales

Read more here.


10th November 2017

Retailers in Singapore hope for booming business from Singles’ Day sale

“Over the years, it seems to be no longer just happening on Taobao. Especially this year, you can see it on other websites like Qoo10 and even physical shops. It has become quite a big shopping event.”

Read more here.


09th November 2017

Shop for everything Korean at Qoo10’s Singles’ Day fair at Suntec City

Read more here.


07th November 2017

6 websites to shop your heart out at this Singles’ Day

Read more here.


25th October 2017
Planning to IPO in 2019, Qoo10 has quietly grown into Singapore’s top e-commerce destination

Qoo10 is trying to build an ecosystem, and in doing so become the big ship in the rising e-commerce tide

Read more here.


14th October 2017
Shop, sleep and eat well

Integrated in the e-commerce platform’s payment system, the new cashless option QPay also extends to the discounts and loyalty rewards on the individuals’ Qoo10 accounts that are applicable when checking out.

Read more here.


11th October 2017
For some micro-retailers, Qoo10’s e-wallet solves actual pain points

The e-commerce platform hopes to drive online traffic to physical stores with its QPay system, helping small, often nomadic, businesses adopt cashless payment methods in the process.


Read more here.


[Media Alert] – 6th October 2017
Qoo10’s 10.10 Shopping Evolution happening at Plaza Singapura from 9 – 15 October 2017

This promotion is valid from 15 September to 14 November 2017, exclusively for DBS/POSB cardmembers. There will be 10,000 tech gadget deals available for purchase at S$1.

Read more here.


[Media Alert] – 29th September 2017
DBS Snappy Deals 2017 – Shop Online and Unlock Exclusive S$1 Deals on Qoo10

This promotion is valid from 15 September to 14 November 2017, exclusively for DBS/POSB cardmembers. There will be 10,000 tech gadget deals available for purchase at S$1.

Read more here.


[Media Alert] – 22nd September 2017
Qoo10 Singapore announces the Integrated Cashless Payment and Advertising Model – QPay

The system is integrated in the Qoo10 payment platform and extends to the discounts and loyalty rewards on individuals’ Qoo10 accounts which are applicable upon checking out.

Read more here.


[Media Alert] – 15th September 2017
Qoo10 kicks off “Baby Fair 2017” with attractive discounts, special offers, and free giveaways

Event highlights the two aspects, which are important to consumer’ purchasing behavior; speedy delivery and attractive discounts.

Read more here.


5th September 2017
7 out of 10 top e-commerce players in Singapore are local, study finds

Qoo10 is the King of Singapore E-commerce Traffic. The king of e-commerce in Singapore in terms of traffic is Qoo10 with 8.4m average monthly visits, according to SimilarWeb.

Read more here.


12th August 2017
Singapore sale no longer great, say shops, public

“We did not see any significant sales increase in this year’s GSS, which does not come as a surprise considering the stagnant outlook in the overall retail industry,” said Mr HyunWook Cho, Singapore country manager at Qoo10.

“Our peak period continues to be Singles’ Day in November and all the way to Christmas and year-end festivities.”

Read more here.


28th July 2017
Amazon arrives: E-retailers up their game as competition rises

“We will still retain our competitive edge, due to our expansive merchants’ networks and strong service infrastructure,” asserted Mr HyunWook Cho, Qoo10 Singapore country manager, adding that e-commerce companies will be forced to step up their game and improve their offerings.

Read more here.


27th July 2017
Online buyers at Qoo10 can now insure against defective goods

Shoppers at the Qoo10 Singapore online marketplace can now purchase insurance protection to cover against defective or malfunctioned electronic goods worth at least S$100, with a new partnership between Qoo10 and local insurer NTUC Income.

Read more here.


19th July 2017
[The Business Times CEO Conversations 2017] – Qoo10 faces down the competition

Qoo10 has a target of reaching US$1.2 billion in gross merchandise value this year, and US$2 billion next year. It takes a cut of 9 per cent from the selling price of each item, and hopes to eventually raise this to 10 per cent.

Read more here.


12th July 2017
Qoo10 and Nanyang Polytechnic to help SMEs go digital

In a joint programme launched yesterday by Giosis (Qoo10 Singapore) and NYP’s Singapore Institute of Retail Studies (Sirs), small and medium enterprises (SMEs) can improve their e-commerce literacy and skills through a series of training workshops.

Read more here.