CJ is going to integrate with Shopee for dropshippers. Shopee is a leading e-commerce platform under Sea Group. And it is a mobile marketplace specially designed for both buyers and sellers to enjoy fast, smooth and safe transactions through strong payment and logistical support. Shopee was first launched in Singapore in 2015 and has since expanded its reach to Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam, and the Philippines. It serves users in Southeast Asia and Taiwan to buy and sell products online. And Shopee aims to continually enhance its platform and become the region’s e-commerce destination of choice via ongoing product optimization and localized user-centered strategies.
2015, Shopee launched a society-oriented and mobile-centered market in Singapore, where users can browse, shopping and sell products anytime and anywhere. Combined with the support of logistics and payment flow, the platform aims to make online shopping easy and safe for both sellers and buyers. Soon after, it launched a website that would rival other fast-growing e-commerce sites such as Lazada, Tokopedia, and AliExpress. In order to be different, Shopee provides online shopping Guarantee through its own Guarantee service “Shopee Guarantee”. Previously, it paid the seller until the buyer received the order.
On October 28, 2015, the Shopee Auction was officially launched in Taiwan and entered the C2C e-commerce market, with the main feature of “sell immediately after auction” in 30 seconds.
On April 17, 2017, the Shopee Auction began to charge transaction fees of 0.5 percent and 1.5 percent for credit card transactions.
On July 3, 2017, a new Shopee Shopping Mall service was launched in the Shopee Auction, seizing B2B2C business opportunities.
On August 24, 2017, the Shopee Auction, was officially upgraded to Shopee.
On March 14, 2018, Shopee launched the 24h shopping center, announcing its entry into the B2C market and providing 24-hour delivery.
In 2018, Shopee’s GMV for the whole year was $10.3 billion, with a year-on-year growth of 149.9%. Shopee’s growth is the result of its dynamic work module and strategic expansion plan in the Southeast Asian region. In South East Asian eCommerce market more than 74% traffic arise from mobile users and Shopee has well done in attracting this traffic towards them. Its presence over the social media channels and the user-friendly languages have made it more popular among the buyers. The ease of selling allures more and more sellers to sell on its platform. Currently, Shopee had over 7 million active sellers and this number is continuously increasing with time. There are more than 200 million app downloads. And the average monthly visit for Shopee spiked to 147.6 million visitors in Q4 of 2018 with an increase of 74%.
There is some information from where you can refer to know about the thought of Shopee’s selecting products:
Top categories on Shopee are Women’s Fashion, Men’s Fashion, Toys, Kids&Babies, Food and Beverages, and Mobile and Gadgets.
The top products of Women’s Fashion are culotte, earrings, and sneakers.
The top products of Men’s Fashion are sneaker freshener pill, boost white maker, shoelaces.
The top products of Toys, Kids&Babies are wet wipes, mamypoko diapers, wet bag.
4.Food and Beverages
The top products of Food and Beverages are milo packet drink, salted egg indomie, kiki noodles.
The top products of Mobile and Gadgets are pokemon go auto, mechanical keyboard, xiaomi amazfit.
Remember: Add concise and precise product description and try obtaining fair ratings for your products as well as use quality images along with your products.
Benefits On Shopee
1.Free for All
Shopee does not charge in anyway, it is a platform for sellers to explore without having any qualms about payment. And there is no listing fee or commission and no download cost.
2. Keep Privacy
The seller does not need to reveal his personal contact details to the buyer for the “Chat” function which can start a conversation between the seller and the buyer within the app .
3. Easy Payment
The buyers can make payment for all his purchases via credit card and online banking without the hassle of having to make a trip to the machine to make payment. And sellers don’t have to cross-check all bank transfer/payment made via credit card or online banking for their items because Shopee will do all the matching to ensure all payment is correct.
4. Timely Customer Service
Shopee customer service is always a call away to provide support for all matters regarding Shopee service from payment, to delivery status right up to product quality.
5. Expand Your Horizons
With Shopee, as a seller, you will be able to widen your customer base and as buyers, you can experience great deals and shop anytime and anywhere.
You can share your favorite items or your own store with your friends and family on social media which offers buyers a great shopping experience.
7. Shopee International Platform
Shopee International Platform (“SIP” for short) aims to provide fast, efficient and secure one-stop solutions for cross-border e-commerce in southeast Asia for sellers and provide customers with full-platform services. Sellers need only open a store in one of Shopee’s seven sites and you will open other sites at the same time. Product information can also be automatically translated and synchronized to other sites.
Learn more about Shopee from the following links :
Official Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/ShopeeMY
Official Instagram : https://instagram.com/shopee.my/
Official Twitter : https://twitter.com/shopeeid
And if you want to open a store on Shopee, you should prepare the following things:
Note: The self-employed qualification is only available in Taiwan for the first store.