Is eCommerce still hot in Asia? Swapping online retail notes across Asian markets
This is an impromptu regional eCommerce meet since I could see many eCommerce enthusiasts in the Little Blue Book.Hope to have enough geographical diversity in the group with coverage from China, India, Indonesia, Vietnam, Phillipines, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and more ... Focus on Asian markets. Views from Rest of the World are welcome. Participants are requested to contribute a two minute update on eCommerce in their geographical market.topics -- How hot is eCommerce in your market? What are the interesting consumer side trends in eCommerce adoption?- What eCommerce models dominate your market? What are the top categories?- What are the product and service innovations in areas such as marketing, payments, customer service, core eCommerce proposition?- Trends in cost of customer acquistition and business profitability- What' type of ventures are getting funded? Any interesting exits? Who are the investors?- Are offline brands and retailers successful in online retailing? Is a successful omnichannel model emerging in your market?- How is the ecosystem evolving?