Singapore, 7 April 2016 – News and lifestyle website AsiaOne and online retailer Qoo10 have launched an electronic pop-up store for readers to purchase tech products at a special discount.From 11 April to 13 May 2016, items such as tablets, laptops, point-and-shoot cameras, DSLR cameras and smartphones will be available on the ‘Shop the PCA finalists’ pop-up store atwww.qoo10.sg/pca2016.These tech products were shortlisted as finalists for the AsiaOne People’s Choice Awards (PCA) 2016 in six tech categories.Into its eighth year, the People’s Choice Awards, is AsiaOne’s annual initiative which gives readers the opportunity to vote for their favourite products and brands in a range of categories. This year, the award featured 30 categories including Best Car, Best Buffet Restaurant, Best Credit Card, Best Local Attraction and more.The winners for PCA 2016 will be announced at an awards ceremony at the SPH News Centre Auditorium on21 April.Although AsiaOne and Qoo10 already have a longstanding partnership, this is the first time the two websites have set up a special online shop to reward readers and customers. This initiative is in line with AsiaOne’s focus on addressing the changing consumer trends of its readers.Ms Karen Lim, Acting Editor at AsiaOne said: “This year, we want to turn our attention to the consumption habits of our readers and how they use technology to make purchase decisions. Besides this special pop-up store, I hope our readers can also benefit from some of the Qoo10 shopping deals displayed on the AsiaOne website.”
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About the AsiaOne People's Choice Awards
The AsiaOne People's Choice Awards is the website’s initiative to give readers an opportunity to vote for their favourite products and services. It spans a wide range of categories, from food, travel, finance, automotive, tech, fashion to health and beauty.
For more information, please visit www.asiaone.com/pca.
AsiaOne is a news and lifestyle website which aggregates the rich content of Singapore Press Holdings’ newspapers and magazines, as well as other top publications. The site also encompasses special interest sites which cover finance, motoring, technology, health, food, and various lifestyle topics.
For more information, please visit www.asiaone.com.About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
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