TikTok, a short-form and video-sharing APP, is popular all over the world and growing tremendously since its launch. Now it releases a new feature called TikTok Shop which allows users to buy and sell products online in TikTok APP.


 

What is TikTok Shop?


TikTok shop means that you can open a shop on TikTok, and other TikTok users can purchase your products directly.

  • It only accepts sellers registered in these following countries: Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and UK sites.
  • You can easily sell and promote your products on TikTok. Like creating videos & livestream, linking your shop to other TikTok partners and more.


How to open a shop on TikTok Malaysia?


Step 1: Register a TikTok Shop account

 

You can sign up with your TikTok account or use Phone & Email.

  • Sign up with TikTok account, you can login to your TikTok account directly.
  • Sign up with phone & email, you need to enter your phone number, email, and password.


Step 2: Verify Documents


You need to upload documents to TikTok. And for Business Type, you can select Corporation or Individually-owned business.

  • For Corporation, you need to upload your company registration document.
  • For Individually-owned business, you need to submit a valid Identity card or Passport and it must be issued by a relevant authority in Malaysia.
  • Your shop name should be exclusive on TikTok and can't be changed after your application is submitted.
  • Don't use "Flagship" or "Official" as part of the shop name. But you can contact the account manager after registration if you are a brand seller.


Step 3: Add a new product


Before you add your first products to your TikTok shop, you can fill out your shop warehouse, pickup address and phone number. Your return address can be the same as/different from the pickup address.


Step 4: Link Bank Account
 
Link your bank account to ensure your TikTok shop payment runs smoothly.
Before linking your bank account, you need to verify your business information first.


Conclusion

TikTok Shop has just begun in Malaysia, so you can grasp the opportunity to be a seller on TikTok. And hope you can get more sales through TikTok.