November 11 is the biggest and busiest day for online sales in China. It is equivalent to Black Friday in North America. It is also sometimes known as Double 11 or in Chinese Shuang Shiyi, since it is the eleventh day of the eleventh month. This sale is being held on Taobao and Tmall and is for one day only. There will be discounts of up to 50% and sometimes more. It is the best day of the year to shop online in China.
Taobao and Tmall websites had a total sales of 35 billion yuan ($5.7 billion) on November 11th last year. In comparison, the two websites had average daily sales of 5 billion yuan in the first quarter of this year.
These special discounts only apply on this day and you need to remember that it applies to the China time zone. So if you are overseas you need to make sure that you are on time. To take advantage of this special Taobao Sale you will need to following these steps:
Taobao Sale Special Instructions
1 – Search through Taobao or Tmall and find the product(s) that you want to buy.
2 – Fill out our Purchase Order Form and make sure to include all product details like size, color etc.
3 – In the notes section tell us what you are willing to pay for each product. Normally you can get a 50% discount on November 11th. If your product does not reach your price target than we will not buy it for you.
4 – With you completed information we will purchase the products for you on Double 11 and we will invoice you once they are purchased.
This will be the busiest day of the year for Premium Suppliers as well. To have the best chance to take advantage of the sale you should send us your information as soon as possible. We will be working all day to fulfill your orders, but since more than 20 million people will also be shopping we cannot guarantee that we can fill you order 100%. There may also be a small delay in shipping due to the huge volume of purchases.
If you want to get in on this huge Taobao sales event than contact Premium Suppliers now! Send us your orders and let us know if you have any questions. Happy Shopping Everyone!