Apple fans in South East Asia can finally purchase Apple products on Lazada. The eCommerce company confirmed on Dec. 8 that it has agreed with Apple to become its authorized online reseller.
Starting Friday, shoppers in Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, and the Philippines can purchase Apple products on Lazada, followed by another launch on Dec.12 in Malaysia, and then in Vietnam, Alizala wrote. The company will get their stocks directly from Apple, after signing an official agreement with the Cupertino Company. Beats by Dr.Dre headphones and other mobile accessories are also available online.
“Lazada is the preferred choice for global brands who, like us, want to drive the explosive growth of eCommerce in Southeast Asia…It also underscores our commitment to give consumers better and convenient access to the world’s best brands and products, especially those from Apple.” Max Bittner CEO Lazada
Shoppers can now purchase Apple products through Lazada’s zero- percent installment plan. The eCommerce will also have its “Online Revolution 12.12” sales tomorrow, further details about the event will soon be announced.
Shop-in-shop on Lazada
The shop-in- shop on Lazada is considered as the pioneer in Southeast Asia, making it the only eCommerce platform in the region to carry Apple products. Lazada shoppers can now access an Apple-branded webpage layout without any worries about its legitimacy. All products in Lazada is backed by a complete local warranty and money-back return policy.
The latest update on the Alibaba-owned platform is a boost to the company’s effort to acquire more popular brands. It currently has 3,000 brands together with at least 135,000 smaller merchants.
Lazada is considered as the top online shopping destination in the region, operating in countries like Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, and Vietnam. Alibaba Group currently has 83 percent stake in Lazada.
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