Alibaba’s Singles Day is a magnificent international shopping event that was originated in China. Singles Day has been an annual tradition since it was started by Alibaba’s Jack Ma in 2009.The shopping fest has received huge popularity and has spread across the globe. The deals kick-started on November 6th and shopping enthusiasts from countries like U.S., U.K., Indonesia, and Chinaare able to catch some amazing offers.
Adobe, App Annie and many other analysts have made a prediction that Singles Day will witness more sales than it is made by Black Friday and Cyber Monday altogether. These predictions are based on last year’s sales value of Alibaba’s Singles Day which was more than $25 billion. App Annie predicts this year’s sales to be over $32 billion, while Adobe is estimating $23.4 billion.
Alibaba offers sales on many platforms like Taobao, AliExpress, and Tmall.AliExpress mainly aims at international buyers and is the only platform available in English.AliExpress is meant for English speaking population as it makes it easier for them to shop. It offers almost every product on the site on sale for at least $1 off on Singles Day. Tmall and Taobao are similarplatformsexcept for one difference i.e.Tmall’s deals are offered by companies, while Taobaooffers deals that are sold by individuals.
The best deals that can be expected are on Huawei and Xiaomi devices. There are plenty of other items on sales like fashion apparel, accessories, and household items.