3 Facts You Need To Know About Singles’ Day (11.11)!

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On 11.11 (11th November), everyone turns into shopaholics as e-commerce giant Alibaba’s Taobao and many e-commerce shops launch big sales discount to celebrate Singles’ Day. These crazy discounts are everywhere from online to offline – motivating you to shop in a day.

#1 A New Sales Record: USD$14.3 Billion


According to Taobao in 2015, the sales hit USD$14.3 billion in one day, crushing sales on Black Friday.

#2 Midnight Madness: 200 Million Orders in 8 Hours



Launched at midnight on 11th November 2015, Taobao’s Singles’ Day received over 200 million order transactions in just 8 hours. Cinderella was probably rushing back to buy a new pair of glass slippers.

#3 Same Day Delivery: Item Received in 14 minutes



The first Singles’ Day order on Taobao was a television. The customer living in Beijing received the item within 14 minutes (faster than buying it at a store!). It’s incredible how efficient deliveries can be.

Meet Customers’ Demands

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Same Day Delivery has been a value-added service provided to customers on Singles’ Day around Asia.

To prepare for the upcoming 2016 Singles’ Day high delivery demand, engage GOGOVan and we will help you fulfill your delivery needs, on time. For business enquiries, fill in the following GOGOVan for Business form.

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