LAZADA Group announces that it would expand its offering of select items from Alibaba’s Taobao marketplace to customers in the Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand, in additional to Singapore and Malaysia which also started offering items from the said marketplace earlier this year sought with huge success.
By offering some products from the Taobao Collection to its lineup, Lazada would be able to provide its awesome online shopping experience to these countries that is tailor-fit and localized for its potential shoppers (i.e. prices are seen on your own currency).
Lazada also announced that it would be offering its trademark cash-on-delivery option to products coming from the Taobao Collection, which would likely be a hit with consumers.
According to Lazada chief marketplace officer Aimone Ripa di Meana – the integration of Taobao’s products is simply a matter of responding to customers’ interest and demands.
The Taobao Collection is expected to be available in Lazada’s catalog for customers in the Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand within the next few weeks.