Shopee, one of Southeast Asia’s leading e-commerce platforms feted invited guests, partners and their best performing sellers at the Shopee Seller Awards 2018 at a glitzy hotel in downtown Kuala Lumpur.
The occasion saw the attendance of worthies such as YB Dato’ Saifuddin Nasution Bin Ismail, Minister of DOmestic Trade & Consumer Affairs, Datoh Azlan Shahrim, Group Chief Corporate Officer, Post Laju and stars the likes of Nora Danish and Zoey Rahman.
The classy event saw a total of 14 accolades awarded at the Shopee Seller Awards 2018 to recognise the best merchants across multiple categories that include Electronics, Telecommunications, Fashion, Lifestyle and more. Shopee users are also able to make their voice heard and vote for a People’s Celebrity Award too via the Shopee app.
Ian Ho, the Regional Managing Director of Shopee also shared developments with the brand. “Since our inception in 2015, we have shattered our own expectations and 2018 was another year of significant milestones, including Shopee 11.11 Big Sale which saw over 11 million orders across the region on 11 November alone. We also unveiled BLACKPINK as our first regional brand ambassador in time for Shopee 12.12 Birthday Sale, cementing our position as the leading e-commerce platform in the region. In line with our anniversary, we have prepared Shopee brands, and partners, who form the backbone of our tremendous success thus far. We are humbled by their unending support and we dedicate this night specially for them,” said Ian. Ho.
Other significant milestones include Shopee’s phenomenal growth with Gross Orders and Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) increasing 24% and 21.1% respectively in Q2 2018. Other highlights include some 16 million downloads of the Shopee app to date and the growth of Shopee Mall with some 600 brands and retail partners to date that include renowned Malaysia brands like Watsons, MR DIY and Voir. Here’s the official list of winners:
The Shopee app is free to download and is available on Android and iOS platforms. For more details swing by www.shopee.com.my