The creators of launch – Sri Lanka’s first and largest premium online market-place

Posted On 29 May 2015
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The creators of today launched their latest e-commerce website, The new website is Sri Lanka’s first and largest premium online market-place, and will enable customers to shop for all their favourite luxury retail brands, in one place. will play a crucial role in supporting the growth of the e-commerce industry in Sri Lanka, and will connect premium sellers with online shoppers who are in search of high-quality products. will offer the best brands at a discounted price and will provide shoppers with added convenience. has entered into strategic partnerships with leading luxury retailers in Sri Lanka including Kelly Felder, Colombo Jewellery Stores, Chatham Luxury Watches and Hameedia. The website will also feature the work of up-and-coming fashion designers, providing them with a valuable platform to showcase and retail their work. As an online presence is essential for businesses to grow, will also help traditional brick and mortar retail stores to generate additional revenue by selling their products online.  Customers will be able to place their orders, which will then the delivered to their door-steps. Customers will be able to try on the items that they have ordered and return them if they don’t fit. A variety of payment methods will also be offered, including cash on delivery, as well the option of paying online via credit or debit card.

The website will feature a secure login, a diverse product offering and price list, as well as an online catalogue of items. Shoppers will be able to access their online order history with ease and will also be guaranteed access to a secure payment gateways and payment methods. has a customer base of 100,000 customers who will be able to benefit from special discounts on luxury products sold on, and will help drive traffic to the site.

Commenting on the launch of Abishek Sithampalam, Director – stated, “Keeping the needs of online shoppers in mind, we have created to provide customers with quick and easy access to their favourite brands. Online shopping enables customers to save valuable time and money, it also is extremely convenient as you can search for everything you need, compare prices and then place orders, all in a matter of minutes. Following the success of, we felt that we should expand our e-commerce model to include other high potential industries. Sri Lanka’s retail sector is really thriving and there are so many high-quality brands available in the country, therefore we believe that an online retail platform would support retailers and customers alike. is the first premium online market-place of its kind and will play a crucial role in supporting the growth of the local e-commerce industry, as well as the retail sector at large.”

Highlighting the goals and objectives of, Thushan Shanmugarajah, Director Sales and Marketing, stated, “Our main objective is to be the leading retail website in Sri Lanka, and eventually the region.  We will also provide retailers with all the tools they need to regulate their products, place and co-ordinate orders, handle retailer accounts, and we’ll provide them with statistics about their performance and sales.  We also want to empower buyers and sellers in Sri Lanka and emphasize the importance of doing business online, we hope that, like will shine a light on the many benefits and advantages of an online business. We also hope to use the latest technology to make the largest and most engaging premium online store in Asia that provides a one-stop shopping solution to meet the needs of both retailers and customers.”

The site will also promote the different retail brands it features, by engaging with customers through Facebook, Google Ads, newsletters, radio and TV commercials, as well as ongoing press coverage. The will essentially invest in millions of rupees to promote the brands, and will handle all customer queries and support through a designated BPO call centre. Sri Lanka’s leading delivery companies have also partnered with to provide added logistical support.

With the advancement of technology, the emergence of the iPads, Kindle, mobile phones, internet and other electronic devices, e-commerce sites such as challenge traditional business norms and help conventional retail stores to embrace new channels and platforms to drive their sales and revenue growth. Sri Lanka’s online business landscape is growing exponentially, and is well-poised to take e-commerce in Sri Lanka, to even greater heights.


Issued by: Arc Worldwide Sri Lanka; a part of Leo Burnett Solutions Inc.


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For further information, please contact Nadiya De Lanerolle, Arc Worldwide Sri Lanka; a part of Leo Burnett Solutions Inc.


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