Avon is piloting a delivery scheme that would see online shoppers in Latin America receive beauty purchases in just two hours. The U.S. beauty giant has teamed up with the on-demand delivery service Rappi to trial the new concept in São Paulo, Brazil, and Bogotá and Medellin, Colombia, making 100 of its products available for the test run. Brazil is Avon's largest market. According to Avon, Rappi has over one million subscribers in Brazil, and a growing presence across South America. The (...)
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