The Jakarta Post
Shopee Indonesia is currently running the back-to-back sales event 12.12 through Dec. 2 following its successful 11.11 Big Sale in November. (Shutterstock/Stanisic Vladimir)
Online marketplace Shopee Indonesia is currently holding its 12.12 Birthday Sale, which opened on Nov. 19 about a week after its 11.11 Big Sale and runs through Dec. 12.
Various offers are available throughout the program, including up to 120 percent cashback, a Shopee quiz with prizes worth a total of Rp 12 billion and free shipping without minimum purchase.
Potential shoppers can visit a special page for daily vouchers and offers, such as a "mother and baby" sale and brand discounts.
Hai, Sobat Shopee! Selesai sudah acara Road to 12.12 Birthday Sale malam ini. Siapa yang gak bisa move on sama Blackpink? 😍 Dengan ini Shopee juga mengumumkan bahwa BLACKPINK RESMI MENJADI BRAND AMBASSADOR SHOPEE! Pantau terus sosial media Shopee untuk kejutan-kejutan lainnya di #UltahShopee1212 hingga 12 Desember nanti! 😍 #ShopeeBlackpink #ShopeeID
On the sale's Nov. 19 launch, Shopee Indonesia named BLACKPINK as its first regional brand ambassador. The K-Pop girlband performed at the "Road to Shopee 12.12 Birthday Sale" event in West Java on the same day.
Shopee CEO Chris Feng said that the e-commerce platform, which is available in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines, had taken a giant step in the past year to strengthen its position.
“We’re honored to welcome BLACKPINK as part of our family. […] We hope to collaborate with BLACKPINK and YG Group to create an interesting initiative that unites all of our customers from different countries,” Feng said in a press release. (wir/mut)
Editor's note: The first version of this article noted that Shopee is a Singaporean e-commerce platform, and that it had taken a giant step in the past six years to strengthen its position. It has been corrected that the e-commerce platform is available in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines, and that it had taken a giant step in the past year to strengthen its position.