• Welcome to Tmall.com

    China’s Premier Online Shopping Destination

    Tmall.com is an open business-to-consumer (B2C) platform enabling
    businesses world-wide to reach China’s vast and growing consumer market.
    Tmall.com has established itself as the destination for quality, brand-name
    goods catering to increasingly sophisticated Chinese consumers
    and is the most visited B2C online retail website in China.

  • 100,000,000+

    Daily Average Unique Visitors to
    the Taobao and Tmall Platforms

    Tmall.com boasts more daily unique visitors than that of the
    Eiffel Tower, the Great Wall,Note Dame and NYC’s Grand Central
    Station combined in 2012.

  • 70,000+

    International and Chinese Branded Storefronts

    The 5th Avenue of E-commerce

  • 1,000,000,000,000

    Gross Merchandise Volume of Tmall and Taobao platforms
    for 2012 in RMB

    >50% Percent Online Business to Consumer Market Share in China

Consumer Experience

The below diagram outlines the consumer's experience from searching for a product to making the purchase and leaving feedback on the Tmall.com platform.

  • Search
    Results
  • Detail
    Page
  • Tmall.hk
    Agreement
  • Confirm
    Order
  • Alipay
    Payment
  • Payment
    Successful
  • Order
    Managment
  • Customer
    Comments

The user has already placed their search and is able to compare search results to hone in on what they are looking for.

After the user selects a product from the search results page, they arrive at the product detail page where product information is displayed. Product information should accurately describe the displayed product and may include pictures and marketing materials. The merchant prepares all related materials.

For first time order placement via Tmall.hk, users will receive an alert to notify them that they are placing an order abroad and are notified that there may be an extended delivery time.

After clicking the “Purchase Now” button, the user lands on the confirm order page. Here, the user must input or select the address to where the product will be shipped, adjust order details, confirm delivery method, and submit the order.

After the user submits the order, they arrive at Alipay’s payment platform to complete the payment process. The user has the option of paying for their order with their Alipay account (China’s most popular online payment tool), or paying with a debit or credit card.

After the user confirms payment, they arrive at the payment successful page. This page displays the price that was charged for the products ordered.

At any time, users may navigate to the order management page to check the status and track the orders of the products they have purchased.

Once the customer receives their order, they may leave public feedback about their experience. Feedback and evaluation may include product quality, service, speed of delivery, etc. and is anonymous. The score and feedback of the merchant directly affect search results, which will influence merchant sales volume. This mechanism serves to reward quality merchants.