Gong Wenxiang, VP of Shenzhen-based 3C e-commerce firm 360HQB, has disclosed that courier firm SF Express will soon launch an e-commerce platform, SFVip.com. The website, which is currently undergoing internal testing, clearly indicates it belongs to S.F. Express.
The platform will specialize in the sale of mid-range to high-end gifts, and the site already lists more than 10 product categories, including commercial goods, office equipment, artwork, digital electronics, and tea and liquor.
Editor's Note: For more information on this topic, please see "Rumor: S.F. Express to Launch Third-Party Payment," MD 1/17/12 issue.