Yu Lei, general manager of Hangzhou-based children's furniture manufacturer and retailer Hangzhou Ailun Aini Children's Furniture, recently disclosed that Chinese B2C apparel e-tailer Vancl plans to enter the furniture e-commerce market.
Vancl started as a men's clothing company and in 2009 began to expand its product offerings. The company now sells products in six categories including menswear, women's apparel, kids clothing, accessories, shoes, and home furnishings, such as kitchenware, bath products, linens, and decorative items.
Editor's Note: Vancl today also officially announced its addition of cosmetics as yet another product category. For more details, please see "Vancl Announces Entry into Cosmetics E-Commerce," MD 4/08/11 issue.