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Lazada to Launch Online Grocery Line in PH Towards End-Year

E-commerce startup to build cold storage hubs in Metro Manila and nearby provinces

Lazada, the country's largest e-commerce platform, is launching an online grocery ordering and delivery service, one of its top executives said in a forum on Tuesday, March 6.Lazada Philippines CEO Inanc Balci made the announcement at the 10th Filipina Entrepreneurship Summit in ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | March 06, 2018 04:00:00
Run & Grow

How a Local Grocery Delivery Startup is Surviving Low Margins

While an Indonesian rival closed shop after only six months, the Philippines' MetroMart thrived by diversifying into new product lines

Metro Mart is currently available in Metro Manila and is looking to expand its operations to Cebu by the first quarter of 2017Local on-demand grocery delivery service MetroMart launched in February this year while Jakarta, Indonesia-based online grocer HappyFresh began commercial operations ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | December 25, 2016 11:00:00
Run & Grow

How Xend changed the PH courier service

Xend founder and CEO Bjorn Pardo dared to change the rules of local courier service, thereby making a mark in e-commerce delivery.

When Bjorn Pardo started Xend in 2004, his goal was to address the pain points that Filipino merchants were experiencing in the nascent e-commerce segment.An online retailer himself who specialized in wood exports to cue stick makers in the US, Pardo sweated ...

by Johanna Poblete  | May 21, 2016 11:00:00
Startup Tips

How this logistics solutions provider shines amid industry crisis

This growing logistics and transport firm shares its winning formula on how it still manages to do better amid an industry crisis.

by Entrepreneur Staff  | November 06, 2014 06:00:00
Startup Tips

Young entrepreneur overcomes tough challenges of the logistics industry

Young age and lack of expertise was initially a disadvantage to this entrepreneur. However, with his different business strategies and optimism, Jan Ernest Go has led his company to become among the most aggressive players in the logistics industry.

by Renz Lyndon Paguio  | August 28, 2014 09:00:00