KUALA LUMPUR, 9 April 2020 – CIMB Bank Berhad and CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad have announced that they will be providing free webinar sessions with Shopmatic, a leading e-commerce provider in Southeast Asia, to help CIMB’s small and medium enterprise (SME) customers to familiarise themselves with all the essentials of setting up their online business.
The 60-minute webinar will be held 4 times throughout April and May, and normally costs RM1,500 per session. However, due to the Movement Control Order (MCO) period and acknowledging the challenges faced by SMEs in the current situation, CIMB is offering this free-of-charge for all SME customers with a CIMB Business Current Account/Business Current Account-i.
The webinar sessions, named “Build Your Own Store and Start Selling Online”, will be held on 9 and 23 April as well as 14 and 21 May.
Shopmatic’s capabilities will be able to benefit both small businesses, with limited budgets, as well as growing businesses looking for cost-effective ways to expand. Post-training, the platform can already start to sell their products or services.
Shopmatic is an e-commerce platform that enables customers to build a webstore that is completely theirs to run, with a full ecosystem that comprises modules focused on shopping cart, email marketing, payment, logistics, dashboard and mobile optimisation, site builder as well as marketplace & social channels.
The partnership between CIMB and Shopmatic was formed in February 2020 as part of CIMB’s three-pronged SME business proposition aimed at providing a complete suite of financing and business solutions to its customers, comprising of SME Financing, SME Transact and SME Partners.
SMEs who are non-CIMB business account holders can also register for the sessions subject to terms and conditions. Information on how to register for the free webinars can be found on their website. Alternatively, SMEs can also drop an email to [email protected].
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