Singapore – Singapore-based e-commerce enabler Shopmatic is pushing the needle forward for SMEs with its ‘Inspiring Entrepreneurship Program’. The program waives sign-up fees for SMEs looking to avail of Shopmatic’s services, namely, Shopmatic Webstore, Shopmatic Chat, Shopmatic Social, and Shopmatic Marketplaces.
The zero hosting charges will run within the period of 90 days which means that the offer is effective for any SME signing up between 3 June and 31 August 2021.
An event which aims to drive entrepreneurship, the ‘Inspiring Entrepreneurship Program’ seeks to further encourage aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners to take their business online by letting them use the platform’s services, including 60 odd template options for their e-store, shipping integration, and network linkages, among others.
For the said 90-day period, merchants will be able to use the entire Shopmatic platform for setting up their e-commerce presence and will only have to pay a nominal fee of 3% per transaction whenever they make a sale.
Shopmatic’s CEO and Co-Founder Anurag Avula commented that the latest initiative is part of their continued effort to support businesses in the current challenging environment.
“This initiative has helped many businesses during this challenging time by creating an alternate revenue stream. The business categories supported in this initiative include packaged F&B, groceries, fashion, toys, sportswear, cosmetics, jewellery, and organic products,” said Avula.
Shopmatic, aside from its headquarters in Singapore, has presence in India, Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Philippines, and UAE.