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JD.com Launches Xbox One Sales in China
BEIJING, July 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --JD.com, Inc. ("JD.com" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: JD), China's largest online direct sales company, began taking China pre-orders today for Microsoft Corporation's ("Microsoft") Xbox One gaming console.
"Launching Xbox One sales in China throughJD.com's Weixin and Mobile QQ entry points underscores the strength of these platforms with young and sophisticated Chinese consumers," said Ms. Shuang Du, Vice President ofJD.comin charge of the IT and Digital Business Unit. "Through our partnership with Tencent, Chinese consumers are increasingly able to enjoy the JD.comshopping experience directly on China's most popular mobile communications platforms. We will continue to focus on providing the most convenient channels for Chinese consumers to purchase authentic products through their mobile devices."
The Xbox One will be the first gaming console available for purchase through authorized sales channels in China since 2000.
About JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: JD):
JD.com, Inc. is the leading online direct sales company inChina. The Company strives to offer consumers the best online shopping experience. Through its content-rich and user-friendly websitewww.jd.comand mobile applications, JD.com offers a wide selection of authentic products at competitive prices and deliver products in a speedy and reliable manner. As ofMarch 31, 2014, JD.com offered approximately 40.2 million SKUs across 13 categories of products. The Company believes it has the largest fulfillment infrastructure of any e-commerce company inChina. JD.com operated 7 fulfillment centers and a total of 86 warehouses with an aggregate gross floor area of approximately 1.5 million square meters in 36 cities, and 1,620 delivery stations and 214 pickup stations in 495 cities acrossChina, staffed by its own employees. The Company provided same-day delivery in 43 cities under its 211 program and next-day delivery in another 256 cities acrossChinaas ofMarch 31, 2014.
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