MANILA, 10 SEPT 2019 - Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, concludes its most successful 9.9 Super Shopping Day to date. With the tremendous support from users, sellers, brands, and partners across the region, Shopee registered its best-ever performance on September 9, highlighted by:
- 3 times the number of orders compared to 2018
- At its peak, 187,606 items were sold in a minute
- Over 113 million deals offered
Shopee’s popular in-app features continued to attract users over the entire 9.9 Super Shopping Day period. Users tuned in to Shopee Live every day to enjoy an upsized live streaming calendar, garnering 50 million views in total. In addition, Shopee’s collection of in-app games, including all-time favorites Shopee Shake and Shopee Quiz were played millions of times.
Martin Yu, Associate Director at Shopee Philippines, said,, “9.9 Super Shopping Day has exceeded all expectations. We are thankful for the incredible support as we capped off a truly memorable day on 9 September. This year, we hit new milestones as more brands, sellers, and partners joined Shopee for our signature shopping event. We are proud to see 9.9 Super Shopping Day become a key date in our region’s online shopping calendar.”
Shopee ignites worldwide excitement with Cristiano Ronaldo
Shopee enjoyed a successful start to its partnership with brand ambassador Cristiano Ronaldo. Cristiano Ronaldo’s first television commercial with Shopee is a global hit with 35 million views online to date, as the football icon’s Shopee Dance performance trended worldwide.
In addition, Shopee brought users and fans closer than ever to Cristiano Ronaldo with its live streaming feature, Shopee Live. On August 28, Shopee hosted an exclusive interview with Cristiano Ronaldo live from Italy. The football icon tackled various questions from fans in the region and even delivered a special performance of the Shopee Dance. During the countdown to 9.9 Super Shopping Day on September 8, Shopee users also enjoyed an exclusive broadcast of another interview with Cristiano Ronaldo on Shopee Live.
Shopee records best-ever 9.9 Super Shopping Day in the Philippines
In the Philippines, users enjoyed the largest collection of unbeatable promotions and non-stop entertainment on September 9, including free shipping with no minimum spend.
Shopee garnered record-breaking views for its exclusivse Shopee Live with blockbuster stars Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards. Users were able to score over ₱500,000 worth of vouchers and exciting hourly giveaways during a 7-hour long livestream.
In addition, brands and sellers in Shopee Philippines saw an outstanding performance on September 9. Top-performing brands saw an average of 3,269 times increase in traffic and 809 times growth in sales compared to a usual day. Shoppers also hunted for the best deals on their favorite brands and products, with the following trends observed:
- Most Popular Brands: Maybelline, P&G, Huawei
- Top Categories: Mobile & Accessories, Women’s Apparel, Home & Living
- Best-selling Items: Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Liquid Foundation, Pampers Baby Dry Pants, SanDisk Ultra 32GB microSD
- Hottest Keywords: “Sling bags”, “iPhone Case”, “Helmet”
Yu closed, “We are happy to kickstart the year-end shopping season with a successful 9.9 Super Shopping Day. We look forward to delivering more value to our users, sellers, brands, and partners in the months ahead.”
Shop the 9.9 Thank You Sale at https://shopee.ph/m/clearance-sale.
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Shopee is the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan. It is a platform tailored for the region, providing customers with an easy, secure and fast online shopping experience through strong payment and logistical support. Shopee aims to continually enhance its platform and become the region’s e-commerce destination of choice.
Shopee has a wide selection of product categories ranging from consumer electronics to home & living, health & beauty, baby & toys, fashion and fitness equipment.
Shopee, a Sea company, was first launched in Singapore in 2015, and has since expanded its reach to Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines. Sea is a leader in digital entertainment, e-commerce and digital financial services across Southeast Asia. Sea's mission is to better the lives of consumers and small businesses with technology, and is listed on the NYSE under the symbol SE.