National Online Shopping Day (Harbolnas) is finally here.
Held every year on Dec. 12, Harbolnas is among the most-awaited events of the month, as it offers various tempting discounts and promotions.
This year, Harbolnas involves more than 250 online platforms. Since there are only a few hours left until Harbolnas ends, The Jakarta Post has compiled 12 platforms that offer great deals for you to grab before it’s too late!
Makeup and skincare enthusiasts may want to check Sociolla’s 12.12 Beauty Obsession program.
Offering up to 90 percent discounts, the program features popular makeup and skincare brands, such as Maybelline, Cetaphil, Bioderma, Real Techniques and South Korean skincare brand COSRX.
Customers can also get an extra 12 percent off until Dec. 15 by using the “SOCHAR12” promo code.
Are you looking for a new outfit to wear to a year-end gathering? Then check out Pomelo, which is offering special prices for clothes and accessories.
Also, any purchase made via the Pomelo application between 12 p.m. and 11.59 p.m. is entitled to an extra 12 percent discount. All you need to do is to use the “TWELVE” promo code at checkout.
Online fashion retailer Zalora is also participating in this year’s Harbolnas by offering slashed prices for both women and men’s fashion.
For women, bag lovers can get an additional 24 percent discount for selected items by using the “BAGPHORIA” code. Meanwhile, additional discounts for men apply to select sneakers and can be redeemed with the “12SNEAKERS” promo code.
The online fashion retailer is also offering special prices for popular brands such as Nike, River Island, Keds, Melissa and Superga.
Online marketplace Lazada was among the initiators of Harbolnas, which was first launched in 2012.
This year, the e-commerce platform is offering discounts and deals for almost all categories, including makeup, home appliances and smartphones.
One of the most interesting programs in Lazada is Crazy Flash Deals. Available for a limited time only, the program offers up to 99.9 percent discounts.
In addition to slashed prices, Lazada is also offering a free shopping promotion.
Shopee offers various interesting programs, including free shipping and 120 percent cashback.
The former has no minimum purchase. However, it is only valid for up to 12 orders. Meanwhile, the cashback will appear as Shopee coins, allowing you to use them for next purchases.
The Indonesian subsidiary of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.id is celebrating Harbolnas with various programs, including Mystery Box and Promo Setengah Harga (Half Price Promo).
Mystery Box is available from 9.30 a.m. to 9.30 p.m., when customers can purchase various “mystery” items at lower prices, such as Rp 500,000 (US$34.25) for a Canon Camera and Rp 199,000 for a television. Meanwhile, Promo Setengah Harga offers a 50 percent discount for selected items.
Meanwhile, the Serba 12 (Everything 12) promotion is offering various products at Rp 12,000, Rp 120,000 and Rp 1.2 million. Items include men’s T-shirts at Rp 12,000, Moleskine Ruled notebooks at Rp 120,000 and Adidas Pure Boost Men’s Sneakers at Rp 1.2 million.
Similar to other e-commerce platforms, Blibli is also offering special prices, but if you’re feeling particularly lucky, try the Blibli auction.
With a starting price of Rp 12,000, you stand the chance of getting a Mini Cooper, iPhone X and Nintendo Switch at extremely low price tags.
Online book retailer Gramedia.com does not want to miss out on the Harbolnas 12.12 and is currently offering discounts of up to 80 percent for selected products, including stationery, backpacks and children’s toys.
And if you use Go-Pay, you can get a 20 percent cashback.
Local fashion brand Cotton ink is also joining Harbolnas 12.12.
Twelve percent + 12 percent deals are available for all normal-price items. All you need to do is enter the “HARBOLNAS12” promo code during checkout.
Cotton Ink is also having Rp 100,000 deals for selected items. The collection changes every two hours, allowing you to get different outfits.
Bukalapak is among the e-commerce platforms that are offering a Flash Deal program.
The program is divided into six periods and can be accessed only via the Bukalapak application.
During the program, users can get various items at Rp 12. In addition to the big discounts, customers can also get free shipping by entering the “FLASHDEAL12” promo code.
In addition to Flash Deal, Bukalapak also offers various discounted prices and promotions.
Singapore Airlines is participating in this year’s Harbolnas. On Dec. 12, you can get special prices for 12 destinations, including Singapore, Bangkok, London, San Francisco and New York.
The promotion is only valid for transactions made via the Singapore Airlines website and customers need to use the “PROMO1212” code.
National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia is also offering special discounts during Harbolnas.
For booking periods between Dec. 12 and 14, customers can get up to 25 percent discounts. Mandiri debit or credit card holders are also entitled to discounts of up to Rp 500,000.
The promotion is valid for both domestic and international flights with the flying period between Dec. 15 and 31. (wng)
The Jakarta Post