Rakuten Inc. (JASDAQ: 4755), Japan’s top e-commerce company that its Malaysian Internet shopping mall, “Rakuten Online Shopping” is set to launch on 1st November 2012 (Thursday) at 09:00 Malaysia Standard Time. Hang on, that’s right now!

With over 11,000 goods from top local retailers available at launch and expanding daily, the service provides consumers in Malaysia with an entirely new online shopping experience that is entertaining and interactive.


Rakuten Online Shopping has recruited some of Malaysia’s top retailers to offer a diverse mix of product categories, including consumer electronics, computer and IT, healthcare, fashion apparels, jewellery and accessories. Customers can expect an exciting line-up from over 40 top retailers at launch, including:

  • Senheng Electric
  • Best Denki
  • CARiNG Pharmacy
  • Toys ‘R’ Us
  • Poh Kong

..with more merchants and products being added each day.

Unlike existing shopping sites, Rakuten Online Shopping is a virtual mall populated with multiple stores that cater to various segments of interest. It employs Japan’s world famous customer service standards and innovative collaborations with reliable partners to deliver a trusted shopping environment that is efficient, hassle-free and secure.


Aside from the ability to shop anytime, customers are also treated with exciting promotions by the mall and individual merchants. It also features the award-winning “Rakuten Super Points” loyalty rewards programme that incentivise shoppers with points for all purchases that are redeemable as payment for future purchases.

Excuse us while we go spend some money!

For more information, visit their website or hit up their Facebook page.

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