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45% of Asian Shoppers Prefer to Return Their Products Online Than Physical Store, 2018 | UPS

Ease of use and free returns shipping are the top reasons why consumers in Asia ship returns back to the retailer. Both in-store and online returns drive incremental purchases for consumers in Asia, with 69% have made a new purchase when returning an item in-store and 67% have made a new purchase when shipping a …

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64% of Online Shoppers in Asia Expect Orders Placed Between 5 p.m. & 9 p.m. to Qualify for Delivery in the Same Day, 2018 | UPS

In fact, 73% of online shoppers in Asia expect orders placed between 6 p.m. and midnight to qualify for delivery the next day, while 64% of online shoppers in Asia expect orders placed between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. to get their purchased items in the same day. 33% of Asian online shoppers reported that they are …

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UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper Study: Asia Study, April 2018 | UPS

Online shoppers in Asia are more likely to be heavy mobile users. They and turning to marketplaces more than ever. Driving these behavioral shifts is a desire to find better prices and unique products with more choices, control and convenience. Find out the latest insight into online shoppers’ behaviors and preferences in Asia: An Overview …

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More Than 3 in 10 of Internet Users Globally Have Used an Ad-Blocking Tool in 2017 | GlobalWebIndex

32% of internet users globally indicated that they’ve used an ad-blocker on their desktop each month with 31% who did so on their mobile device. North America is the top region in blocking ads on the desktop with a rate of 38%, while the Asia Pacific tops all regions in blocking ads on mobile devices …

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Online Population in South Korea Reached 45.4 Million With 89.7% Penetration Rate in 2017 | PPRO

The Republic of Korea is one of the original Asian Tiger economies and the owner of the fastest internet speed in the whole world. In 2017, the Republic reached about 45.4 million internet users from 50.6 million are the total population of the Republic; achieving a rate of 89.7% internet penetration. South Korea’s B2C e-commerce …

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Smartphone Is the Main Device Used for News in Latin America, 2017 | Reuters Institute

The smartphone is considered as the most used device for news in the 4 countries analyzed in Latin Americ. The highest percentages were in Chile (74%), Mexico (70%), and Brazil (65%). While in the selected countries in Asia, TV is the main device for news, especially in South Korea with a rate of 46%. Online news …

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How Millennials of Asia Will Shape Tomorrow’s Payments Landscape, 2017 | VocaLink, MasterCard & Ipsos MORI

Millennials of Asia are “digital natives”. They have hit the peak of Asia economic productivity and they also have the greatest purchasing power. Read the main points about attitudes and behaviors of Millennials of Asia -mainly in Singapore, Malaysia & Thailand: Mobile Brands Used by Millennials: Apple’s iPhone is the leader in both Singapore and Thailand, …

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Internet Penetration Rate for Men and Women Globally, 2016 | ITU

It’s clear to notice the higher internet penetration for males all over the worlds’ regions. The internet penetration for males all over the world reached 51.1% compared to 44.9 % for females. In Arab States the internet penetration for males reached 46.1% compared to 36.9 for females.

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