As MCO 2.0 has been implemented from January 13 to January 26, people are starting to shop online again.
Shopee discovered that there is an increasing pattern to the shopping activities however no signs of panic buying unlike during the first MCO last March. The data showed that locals are purchasing consumer tech goods and home improvement tools to adapt to working and/or studying remotely as well as to spruce up the home.
Shopee compared and analysed consumers buying trend data from the first 5 days of the first MCO and the first 5 days of MCO 2.
For the purpose of working and studying, the items such as laptops, smartphones, tablets, network components, keyboards, printers and audio systems saw a growth of four and a half times to over 550,000 units sold. Malaysians also prefer to shop at Shopee for affordable Internet connectivity solutions which are proven by YES Kasi Up SIM cards which saw close to 20,000 uptake in 5 days.
These trends will keep soaring especially with the launch of Shopee’s 2.2 CNY Sale which is going to be running until February 13. Shopee will be providing Malaysians with an astonishing array of products so all users are able to get their essentials safely from home and more with daily 88% off discount vouchers, free shipping with a minimum spend of RM10 as well as deals priced at a mere 8 sen.
The Shopee 2.2 CNY Sale also brings users daily RM8,888 Shopee Fortune Box with cash prizes ranging from RM0.88, RM8.88, RM88.88, RM888.88 all the way to the grand prize of RM8,888 to be won by tuning in to Shopee Live everyday at 10PM. Get the chance to win the Shopee Fortune Box by tuning in to additional livestream sessions happening on January 25 and February 2 at 1PM.
Malaysians also will be feted to upsized discounts on these two dates to mark the Pay Day Sale and its first-ever flagship 2.2 CNY Sale where users will receive additional 88,000 free shipping vouchers applicable for purchases from as low as RM8, 50% Shopee Coins Cashback vouchers and even more discounts! Additionally, get up to 80% off on Limited Time Huat Huat Deals happening at 12AM, 12PM and 8PM on February 2.
In maintaining with its program to give its users entertainment alongside shopping, Malaysians can play Shopee Games such as Shopee Farm, Shopee Bubble, Shopee Candy, Spin & Win and many more and win from a pool of 18,888,888 Shopee Coins.