Posts tagged ‘Group buying’

Mel and Joey Features Group Buying

Published: May 9, 2011 | In Focus | 9 Comments

Mel and Joey, on its Mother’s Day 2011 special, featured Philippine group buying websites in one of their segments. A sign that group buying has definitely become mainstream in the e-commerce landscape of the country. A couple of weeks ago, I was fortunate to be invited by the staff of the show to share some […]

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A Business Owner’s Guide To Group Buying Sites

Published: March 24, 2011 | Business, Sales and Marketing | 3 Comments

There are two positive things that group buying sites are doing for Filipino consumers. First, it’s helping them save money. And second, it’s encouraging them to try and be more confident about shopping online. But how about business owners? What do group buying sites positively do for merchants? For today, we take a closer look […]

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Group Buying Sites: How To Be Safe and Avoid Scams

Updated: September 27, 2014 | Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 20 Comments

Group buying sites have existed in other countries for quite some time now but it’s only recently that the business model started to grow and get attention in the Philippines, particularly in Metro Manila. In fact, my list of Philippine Group Buying Sites has grown from twelve to twenty-four websites in just a few weeks. […]

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List of Group Buying Websites in the Philippines

Updated: April 5, 2015 | General Information, Money Saving Tips | 622 Comments

Group buying, social buying, collective online buying, crowd buying – they all mean one thing. It’s getting deals and discounts through the power of bulk buying. This is not your typical mall sale promotion, but really BIG online discounts with deals going up as high as 90% off the original price. Seriously, if you’re planning […]

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