Day: November 2, 2021

Grab and Lazada join forces to provide on-demand same-day delivery

Grab and Lazada have come together to help sellers on Lazada’s platform with same-day delivery services for their consumers in Singapore through GrabExpress.

This will allow businesses to create new ways of meeting consumers’ new purchase habits as they have become increasingly accustomed to speed and convenience when online shopping.

A ‘Global Consumer Insights Pulse Survey’ released by PwC in 2021 revealed that ‘fast/reliable delivery’ was the most important online shopping attribute consumers look out for when making a purchase.

20-25% of consumers are willing to pay more for same-day delivery, according to another report by McKinsey.

Ngiam Xin Wei, managing director for deliveries for Singapore at Grab, explained that in the last year, Grab has seen more businesses tap on GrabExpress to fulfill last-mile delivery of orders within the same day.

“We have thus introduced programs such as the GrabExpress Towkay Club, aimed at helping small businesses scale their

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Inside the exclusive fashion shot hosted by British Fashion Council at Expo 2020

British Fashion Council x UK pavilion

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British Fashion Council x UK pavilion

In-person fashion runway presentations are back on the radar and we couldn’t be more ecstatic.

British Fashion Council in partnership with HSBC Middle East and Chalhoub Group hosted an exclusive catwalk show at the Expo 2020 Dubai’s UK Pavilion for the leading British designer label Preen by Thornton Bregazzi on October 24, 2021.

Founded by Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi, the thematic concept for their Spring/Summer 2022 collection was enlightened by lockdown-induced dressing that echoed elements of a bygone era.

British Fashion Council x UK pavilion fashion show

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British Fashion Council x UK pavilion fashion show

From voluminous dresses to vegan-leather bodices, the collection was nothing short of innovative as displayed on the models who walked the runway. With vintage upcycled patchwork and ruffled sleeved pieces, the

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