Indonesia, February 12, 2022 – As Valentine's Day approaches, Tokopedia noted that shopping trends for certain types of merchandise have increased significantly compared to the same period last year.
"For example, the sales of flower bouquets have increased by more than 1.5 times. Compared with the same period last month, Valentine's Day-themed hampers transactions also increased by more than 3.5 times," explained Ekhel Chandra Wijaya, Tokopedia's External Communications Senior Lead.
This year, go above and beyond for your loved ones with thoughtful gifts that will make them feel appreciated. To help you decide, Tokopedia shares five Valentine’s Day gift ideas that are perfect for every personality and zodiac sign:
- The Tech-Savvy – Geminis and Sagittarians are known to be keen on following the latest technological developments. People usually turn to them about the newest gadgets and tech trends.
"A smartwatch or camera can be excellent gifts for technophiles. Mirrorless cameras, pocket gimbal cameras, and action cameras are some of the best-selling types of cameras in the camera subcategory on Tokopedia," Ekhel said.
- The Culinary Expert – If you wish to know the latest culinary trends, just ask a Libra or a Pisces. These two zodiacs love to taste the popular food and beverages that are currently trending on social media and is also available on Tokopedia Nyam!, such as Korean-style aesthetic cakes.
"Tokopedia saw a more than 1.5-fold increase in sales of cakes and other sweet snacks ahead of this year’s Valentine's Day compared to the same period last year," he added.
- The Self-Care Aficionado – Cancers, Leos, and Scorpios know a lot of self-care tips, so they can always look attractive wherever they go. Surprise them with beauty products such as perfume or apparel from local fashion brands that can be found at Cantik Fest.
“Ahead of Valentine's Day, perfume sales have more than doubled compared to the same period last year,” explained Ekhel.
- The Investment Guru – Capricorns and Tauruses tend to be wise in managing their finances and assessing their future investments. “Sharing a digital gold balance can be a great Valentine’s Day gift and be done easily through the Kado Emas feature in Tokopedia Emas,” he continued.
- The Workaholic – Hard-working, dynamic and tireless are traits commonly found in Virgos, Aries, and Aquarians. Remind them to take a break from time to time to avoid burnout. Streaming vouchers can be a suitable gift to help them unwind after a hard day at work.
“Give them gifts that can maximize their ‘me time’ activities, such as massage pillows, aromatherapy candles, reed diffusers, to a variety of spa products that they can enjoy at home,” concluded Ekhel.
Tokopedia, as an Indonesian technology company, has a mission to democratize commerce through technology. Tokopedia’s vision is to build a Super Ecosystem where anyone can start and discover anything. To this day, Tokopedia has empowered millions of merchants and users across the marketplace and digital goods, financial technology and payment, logistics and fulfillment, including Mitra Tokopedia.
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