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Despite global scrutiny, BNPL is on the rise in Singapore. Here’s why

Despite global scrutiny, BNPL is on the rise in Singapore. Here’s why

According to GlobalData’s e-commerce analytics, Singapore’s e-commerce market is set to reach US$17.9 billion in 2026, as consumers increasingly shift from offline to online purchases. And one of the driving f...
Smart shopping carts, low-code and robots: Welcome to retail tech in 2023
From Line to TikTok: Exploring APAC’s US$1 trillion social commerce market
Why central bank digital currencies are all the rage in APAC
How Hong Kong gourmet food start-up Le Dessert is tapping into tech to grow

Payments Archives

How retailers should react as red flags fly over BNPL

If you’re a retailer offering BNPL, should you revisit the decision to do so? One industry leader considers the pros and...

Uncovering the hidden trends shaping e-commerce

Despite stores reopening their doors post lockdowns, e-commerce has retained its recent converts.

Unlimint’s ingenuity with cross-border payments

The knowledge of these promising opportunities spurred Unlimint’s innovative approach to its cross-border features.

What alternative payment methods should you offer? A five-step checklist

The payment method landscape changes rapidly as innovative players throw their hats in the ring. Keep an eye on future t...

BNPL and the growth of digital payments in Apac

BNPL is booming across Asia Pacific, at a time when Covid’s impact has turbo-charged demand for e-commerce and new types...

Is BNPL the right choice for your business?

For some businesses, BNPL has become a welcome addition to the checkout giving their customers more choice and more flex...

Mastercard faces court over anti-competitive deals with major retailers

“Mastercard’s alleged conduct meant that businesses did not receive the full benefit of the increased competition that w...

How small business owners can love payment solutions

The CommBank Smart Terminal uses dual SIM and WIFI for extra connectivity meaning businesses are always ready to use and...
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Starbucks, Amazon and Gucci: Retail embraces crypto, but it’s not easy

NFTs are so last year. Brands’ latest use of blockchain technology is full integration of cryptocurrency payments and se...

The ROI of chargeback guarantee fraud prevention

Riskified commissioned a Total Economic Impact study from Forrester Consulting on the business benefits of its fraud pre...

Woolworths to accept QR code payments

The new feature added to the company’s loyalty program app will allow shoppers to seamlessly pay and earn reward points ...
Inside Retail & Westpac

Farewell cash, hello contactless: How retailers can keep up with consumers

The use of cash has also significantly reduced, with more customers opting for contactless payments.
Off-White London store front

Off-White is now letting customers pay with cryptocurrency. Here’s why

The move proves that the luxury streetwear label remains culturally aligned to today’s customer and is technologically p...
Inside Retail & Openpay

Inside the evolution of BNPL and the modern consumer

Some 16 million Australians aged 14 and over are now aware of BNPL services, overtaking traditional online payment platf...

Slyp raises $25 million in Series A fundraising

The capital raised in this round of funding will be used to accelerate the company's innovation to avoid the consumption...