MEI.COM 5th Anniversary with Sophie Marceau
When: 23rd April 2015
Where: Unico by Mauro Colagreco, Shanghai
What: MEI.COM 5th Anniversary with Sophie Marceau
Asia’s leading fashion luxury flash sales e-commerce platform, celebrated its five-year anniversary in China with a fashion-filled, style-studded cocktail party at Unico by Mauro Colagreco, located at the elegant Three on The Bund.
Speaking to VIP guests, media and brand partners at the event, Co-founder & CEO of Mei.com, Thibault Villet, said, “Tonight, we are proud to celebrate Mei.com´s fifth anniversary. Thanks to all our brand partners’ support, we have successfully established ourselves as the leading luxury, fashion and lifestyle B2B-2C flash sales platform in China.” Renowned French actress Sophie Marceau then made a special guest appearance on stage to the audience’s delighted applause; in welcoming her, Villet added: “In celebration of this milestone, no one other than Mrs Sophie Marceau could better embody the glamorous lifestyle we offer daily to our fashionable customers.” They were then joined on stage by Seamon Shi, COO & CFO of Mei.com China region to blow out the candle on the Mei.com birthday cake.
The event was glammed up by a stellar set of fashion creatives and trendsetters and went on late into the evening with cocktails and canapés, live music performances and a lively DJ set.
As Asia’s leading fashion luxury flash sales e-commerce platform, Mei.com was established in Tokyo in 2009 and entered China in 2010. With a 100% guarantee of authenticity, as well as fashion and luxury products at premium discounted prices, Mei.com is characterized by a limited-time, limited-quantity flash sale model. All products are certified by fashion brands to ensure that online consumers can enjoy the same level of quality and after-sale services as when buying offline. MEI.com’s member-only system allows customers to receive customized information by email or SMS. Mei.com also offers advice from experienced fashion consultants who meticulously choose fashion items according to the latest trends and consumer preferences. Every day, Mei.com offers promotions of up to 90 percent off, beginning at 9:00 am and lasting 7 days. Its efforts to create a first-class luxury shopping experience for fashion consumers extends from a traditional online website to a convenient mobile platform.
In just five years, Mei.com has become China’s leading member-only luxury retail website. Mei.com now partners with more than 2,000 renowned international brands and has more than 6 million fashion members across all cities in China. The Company’s revenues have registered an impressive growth exceeding 100% annually and are forecasted to exceed RMB 1 Billion in 2015. In April 2014, Mei.com received a US$65 million capital injection from Chow Tai Fook & Investec.