No need to brave the “all-day rush hour” traffic and fight over parking space for car owners when you can simply shop online. Because of the nightmare of traffic, online shopping is becoming a popular trend that is growing every year. Enter Tack this! Mainly conceptualized for business companies in the Philippines that recognize the potential of eCommerce, but are not ready for the unique challenges that come with selling to customers online, Tack this makes shopping fun and easy with a few clicks.
Window shopping and price canvassing in just a matter of minutes, transacting purchase in a few simple clicks, without leaving your daily business, pay in cash or credit, are some benefits provided by Tack this!
Voyager Innovations (Voyager), the digital unit of PLDT and Smart, together with PLDT Alpha and PLDT SME Nation, has launched its premium concierge service for online store creator TackThis! to over a thousand partner businesses so they can quickly and efficiently build their own branded digital commerce footprint that incorporates a seamless social shopping experience for customers.
As a platform, TackThis! enables businesses to set up their online shops in just a matter of minutes. They can then “tack” their store to Facebook and other websites and the platform facilitates the customer’s entire digital commerce journey – beginning from the point of order, through the management of inventory, and ending with fulfillment and payment.
The premium concierge service aims to enable larger retailers who need a more comprehensive suite of features on top of the basic offerings of TackThis! Together with the wide array of solutions from PLDT Alpha and PLDT SME Nation, TackThis! is seen to further boost digital commerce in the country.
“At Voyager, we believe that eCommerce is one of the building blocks of the digital economy. TackThis! is already changing eCommerce as it integrates the social shopping experience. Meanwhile, our partners can benefit from the one-stop solution that TackThis! provides, including our enhanced concierge service,” said Mitch Padua, vice president and head of digital commerce at Voyager Innovations.
“The premium concierge service gives retailers an end-to-end service that streamlines their online store requirements. This way, businesses don’t have to allocate huge resources in maintaining their online stores. TackThis! allows them to focus on what they know best: selling their products,” said Kat Luna-Abelarde, First Vice President and Head of PLDT SME Business.