Alibaba Group has announced yet another big shopping event in 2015. Tomorrow being the 11th of November will usher in the long-awaited 11.11 global shopping festival where lots of goods from various categories are discounted massively for the users of any of their Alibaba’s e-store.
11.11 shopping festival has gained as much following as the black Friday and cyber Monday shopping festival that is already popular in the United state and most other countries.
November 11th is a popular holiday in China, where the young folks celebrate the Singles’ Day. It was chosen by Alibaba Group as their global shopping day and has since become popular among Chinese shoppers and the world at large.
What it Means
The 11.11 shopping marathon would slash maximum discounts on retail and wholesale product across the Alibaba Group’s major businesses such as:
- AliExpress (See our review)
- Taobao Marketplace
- 1688.com and
To you as the consumer, the 11.11 shopping event would let you have access to maximum discounts and buy quality goods at the cheapest price possible. There would be promo prices for goods from all categories and access to:
- Deep discounts
- Free international shipping
- 1111 wish list campaign
- 1111 exchange coins for coupons campaign
- Flash sales and millions of products listing
How to Participate
Just like any other major shopping festivals, you can take part in the 11/11 global shopping festival by:
- Visiting the Aliexpress 11.11 homepage
- Fixing your eyes on the flash sales, maximum promo codes and 11.11 super deals.
- Going directly to the 11/11 electronic products shop for best brands
To get the best 11/11 deals, it is best to look for quality products with good number of positive reviews before hitting on the “order button”.
It is wise to buy only what you really need, for this to work, you’ll need create a wish list with all the items you want to buy and search for the bestselling prices on the event’s day.
Do note that some dubious sellers may up their regular selling price and fix in a non-existent discounted amount to swear you into buying a product on a regular amount thinking its the best deal for 11.11 sale. So do checkout a similar product from other stores before placing an order.