social commerce

Jul 5, 2022

TikTok disputes report it is 'abandoning' live shopping expansion in Europe

The platform says it never planned to launch TikTok Shop in continental Europe in the first half of this year, and is focused on is UK offering in the wake of recent claims of staff unrest.

Apr 20, 2022

App watch: Alibaba introduces Taibang into the social commerce space

Tech giant Alibaba is testing a new social commerce app called “Taibang.” Could it pose a threat to Xiaohongshu?

Mar 3, 2022

What's behind the boom in social commerce in Southeast Asia?

M&C Saatchi Performance delves into the growth drivers of social commerce, the profile of social shoppers in the region, the purchase trends across categories, and the pain points for marketers.

Oct 12, 2021

Social commerce orders doubled in SEA in H1 2021: IKala

TOP OF THE CHARTS: While Covid restrictions may have eased in the region, consumers continue to flock to social media platforms to make purchases a report reveals, with varying payment methods.

Oct 6, 2021

Pinterest rolls out shopping features in social commerce push

The platform wants to recreate the mall experience online in a personalized way.

Aug 4, 2021

Publicis Groupe partners with TikTok on social commerce

The holding company will test the platform’s new social commerce products and access exclusive research.