Visa and Ooredoo Myanmar join Shop.com.mm Mobile Week Sale, bringing the best prices for the best mobile phone brands Samsung, Huawei, Sony, Singtech, Lenovo,Xiaomi, Motorola and many more all in one place
Shop.com.mm – The biggest online shopping platform of Myanmar is bringing back the biggest mobile sale of the year – Mobile Week which starts from 3rd July and ends on 9th July.Shop.com.mm will be also launching their online payment systems in Myanmar and this will be first big step from the leading online shopping website to move towards digital payments. Myanmar is a completely cash driven economy but with this the company aims to bring a paradigm shift in the consumer space of Myanmar.
Shop.com.mm’s customers are entitled to special discounts –including extra 5% discount –when paying exclusively with Myanmar-issued Visa cards from participating banks.
Ooredoo Myanmar which partnered last year also with Shop.com.mm for mobile week will also be offering special data packs on all phones sold during the sale. In its first edition last year, shop.com.mm sold record phones in just a week time and this time the company aims to double the sales than last year.
The sale starts from 3rd July to 9th July, and customers can buy their favorite mobile phones with up to 60% discount across various brands and get it delivered to their home. This time the customers will also have exclusive discounts on a lot of mobile accessories, power banks and Bluetooth speakers. All major phone brands like Samsung, Huawei, Sony, Lenovo, Singtech, Xiaomi, Motorola and many more will be having exclusive discounts on shop.com.mm. Some of the phones will also have Free Delivery across Myanmar so that the customers living in other parts of Myanmar can also benefit from the sale.
Mr. Arturo Planell, Visa Country Manager, Myanmar: “Myanmar people continue to shop online and many are looking to card payments for safety and convenience. To realize this Visa takes a holistic approach to ensure that paying with Visa cards is not only simple and fast, but secure as well. One such service is Verified by Visa, a password-protected authentication system,helping consumers feel safer about using their Visa cards to make purchases online, which is the best way to ensure that e-commerce volume continues to grow.”
Ooredoo Myanmar will offer free SIM cards, and exclusive data packs which will only be available on Shop.com.mm. Speaking on this occasion, Ms. Pwint Oo Swe, Marketing & Communication Director of Ooredoo Myanmar, said “Ooredoo and shop.com.mm have worked on a couple of great online sales in the past and last year Mobile Week was a great success. So, we decided to partner with them again for this year as well. The discounts on the mobile phones are really good and Ooredoo always wants to offer best services to the people of Myanmar. With super-fast Ooredoo 4G network, I am sure that people who buy phones on shop.com.mm will get great experience on Ooredoo Network.”
Mr. Sumit Jasoria, Managing Director of Shop.com.mm, said, “Myanmar people love mobile phones and with the success of last year Mobile Week, we are thrilled to bring it back this year – Much bigger and better. With the launch of online payments in Myanmar, we move the online shopping world to cashless economy and this is just the first step towards it. With the Top mobile phone brands like Samsung, Huawei, Sony, Singtech, Lenovo, Motorola and many more on exclusive discounts, I am sure this year is going to bigger than last year”.
Ko Zarni Win Htet, Head of IM & Channel at Samsung Myanmar, said, “We, at Samsung, always try to give the best product experiences and exciting opportunities to our customers. Shop.com.mm and Samsung have been working closely from last 2 years and we have our official online store on Shop.com.mm since April 2015, and it is seeing success as the country has been experiencing a rapid growth in online and e-commerce industries. Last year we saw great success with the first ever Mobile Week and I am sure that this year, the shop.com.mm team will put up a much bigger and better show than last year. Samsung wishes Shop.com.mm for a great Mobile Week Sale and we look forward for a great experience to all Samsung fans.”
Ms. Khin Ya danar Win, Marketing Director at Huawei Myanmar said, “This is the first time we are participating in Mobile Week sale because of growing online sale trend across the world and Myanmar. Huawei being the leader in Mobile Phones in Myanmar wants to also explore online channel to increase its reach across the country and also give its customers one more place to buy official and authentic Huawei Phones”.
U Soe Naung Win, Managing Director of JWK Co, Ltd., views the collaboration between shop.com.mm and the brands JWK officially distribute as a mutually beneficial one. U Soe Naung Win stated – “Our team at JWK is committed to the provision, before/after-sales service and timely delivery of products to the people of Myanmar, and we view shop.com.mm as a refreshing and new platform that complements our current traditional retail channels across Myanmar.” He further said that – “Here at JWK, we see Mobile Week as an event that will allow us to promote our products effectively to a different group of audience across the whole Myanmar. With this ideal partnership, more users and fans can gain access to, as well as place orders for, the latest range of Official Warranty products distributed by JWK, and get it conveniently delivered right to their doorstep. “
Mr. Myo Min, Commercial Director of Singtech Myanmar said, “Singtech partnered with shop.com.mm for last year Mobile Week of Shop.com.mm and it was a great success for us where we sold record number of phones on one single day. Singtech is strongly focusing on digital medium to reach consumers across Myanmar and with Mobile Week we will be able to offer all our customers Singtech products at the best prices only shop.com.mm. With the launch of online payments on shop.com.mm, I am sure a lot of people can now pay using their cards and we can move the economy towards less cash. “
Mr. Liu, GM Lenovo Myanmar said that ” This is the second year when we partner with shop.com.mm for their Mobile Week Sale. Lenovo and Motorola know the strength of e-commerce from its learnings in India and China and we think Myanmar will be no different than other parts of the world. Lenovo and Motorola is committed to Myanmar and will continue to bring it latest products in Myanmar for its retailers and online shopping partner shop.com.mm. With the growing internet access to people in Myanmar, we would be following a focused strategy for online shopping as well in Myanmar”
So, get ready Myanmar to witness the Biggest online mobile sale once again and visit shop.com.mm on 3rd July. You can also download the shop.com.mm app on your Android and Apple phones and enjoy shopping with more ease.
Participating banks include AYA Bank, CB Bank, KBZ bank and MAB Bank. The maximum discount per transaction will be 65,000 MMK during the program period. Terms and conditions apply.