This online marketplace helps people give the invaluable gift of connection at a time of pandemic | Lifestyle.INQ

OCTOBER 27, 2022

Months in quarantine mean missed gatherings with friends and family. And although everything has drastically changed, Pinoys tend to find ways to adjust to the new normal and celebrate important milestones because life goes on, pandemic or not.

Whether you’re looking for unique gifts to commemorate an occasion or to simply express your gratitude to someone, or even a kind gesture to let your loved ones know you remember them, take your pick from the wide selection of product Lazada carries. 

Check out these practical, useful, and thoughtful items to gift your loved ones:

Groceries and Vitamins

Let your loved one skip having to go to the grocery store by giving them a curated gift filled with their favorites or food you enjoy preparing and eating together. You can even ask for their grocery list and do the shopping for them through Lazada’s online supermarket, LazMart. You can also opt to shop for fresh produce and gourmet products through Lazada Fresh.

“Instead of asking my family members to shop for groceries or the wet market during the pandemic, Lazada has been my go-to as an Overseas Filipino Worker. Just search for what you need, add to cart, check out and shopping is done in just a few clicks,” says Overseas Filipino Worker, Lorie Maderazo.

Aside from groceries, ensure your loved ones boost their immunity with multivitamins or supplements delivered straight to your doorstep with Lazada Med. Now, you can get a hold of authentic health and wellness products online such as over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and supplements, and many more.

Digital Gift Cards

Hesitant to leave home or you simply have no time to spare to shop for your loved one? Lazada is your go-to for your gifting needs! Want to receive your gift order as soon as possible? Then browse thru and shop for digital vouchers available on the app for everything from gym passes for the fitness buff, salon gift vouchers, shopping vouchers, and many more. What’s even better is that these are instant gifts you can send straight to your loved ones.

Food and Beverage Coupons

If any of your family members or friends are a foodie, why not consider surprising them with their favorite mealssomething that for sure won’t go unappreciated no matter the occasion. Pick from a wide selection of food and beverage coupons from your favorite restaurants likes of Army Navy, Kenny Rogers Roasters, Mcdonalds, and many more, and have these delivered straight to their doorstep!

Popular Filipino Pasalubong

You got that right! If you ever find yourself craving for Filipino delicacies or you simply want to purchase Filipino pasalubongs for your loved ones going back abroad considering outbound travels are now allowed, check out the Lazada app! You might be surprised that the app carries almost all popular Filipino pasalubong you might want and need.

“My best friend who’s based in New York requested that I buy her pasalubong from House of Polvoron which I found hard to get a hold of as I didn’t want to leave home. So, I tried my luck and voila! House of Polvoron is on Lazada. I quickly added to cart and checked out and waited for it to be delivered to my doorstep!” says Technical Helpdesk Analyst, Gwennievere Ogerio. 

With the current global pandemic situation, its most likely that customers would opt to shop online over traditional channels this holiday season. So, if you’re looking at bagging the items on your wish list, better add to cart as early as now and check out during Lazada’s Biggest One-Day Sale this coming November 11. 

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