SilkRoadEXPO is a Global Online Portal for Smart Shoppers, Retailers and Wholesalers in Fashion, Accessories, Jewellery, Weddings, Footwear and Home Deco. It opens unique doorway into the global marketplace.
SilkRoadEXPO opens a unique doorway into the global marketplace by enabling you to cost effectively showcase your products to new and existing customers worldwide.
SilkRoadEXPO is ideally positioned to take advantage of a rapidly growing global online market that shows no signs of slowing:
- China: Online retail transaction volume will reach 5 Trillion Yuan by 2016 (China Internet Watch)
- USA: $248.7 billion online sales are expected by 2014 (WWWMetrics)
- Japan: Internet retail market will grow to at least $50 billion Yuan by 2015 (UK Finance)
- Australia: Total online spend expected to grow to $26.9 billion in 2016 (pwc Australia)
- New Zealand: Total online expenditure to grow to $5.37 billion in 2016 (pwc New Zealand)
- Western Europe: Sales are expected to reach $14 billion Euros (WWWMetrics)
- South Africa: 51% of individual with internet access shop online (WWWMetrics)
SilkRoadEXPO supports your business growth by providing:
- Direct access to Apparel, Fashion Accessories and Homeware Wholesalers, Retailers, Buyers and Products worldwide.
- Effective Global Sourcing of your customers and suppliers without travel expenditure.
- An efficient business tool that minimizes the number of trade shows you need to attend.
- Convenient identification of new trade and business opportunities from your workstation.
- A unique opportunity to brand your products and position your services in the international marketplace.
SilkroadEXPO increases product exposure to targeted markets worldwide.
The SilkRoadEXPO support system
- Is committed to providing a first class business tool with user-friendly features to ensure a high customer return ratio.
- Undertakes monthly marketing campaigns to strengthen our status as the leading showcase for international Wholesalers and Retailers.
- Provides a simple, intuitive user interface with easy to follow instructions for members on how to add/edit their product information and change product status.
- Provides a data entry service, if required, so no matter how busy you get you can always be sure your product information is fully up to date.
SilkRoadEXPO provides corporate and retail buyers with direct access to wholesalers and retailers worldwide. Buyer membership is free, but they are required to register in order to maintain SilkRoadEXPO’s compliance with standard industry practice.
Our Wholesalers decide how many products they want to display and when to display them - all for a single annual membership fee.
We provide a high level of messaging functionality for buyers making product enquiries.
We promote wholesalers’ contact details so buyers can communicate directly with wholesalers outside of our platform.
SilkRoadEXPO provides a global marketplace for Retailers to display their products and bring global consumers to their online store.
We encourage consumers to shop directly from a Retailers’ online store by placing a link to the Retailer’s online product page, thereby creating more exposure for Retailers registered with us.
SilkRoadEXPO does not demand a sales commission from Retailers.
Benefits to SilkRoadEXPO members
- Time and cost effectiveness for global sourcing and research.
- Location of Global Wholesalers and Retailers without needing to travel to Trade Shows.
- Stay up-to-the-minute with international trends.
- Gain new ideas and inspiration for development of your business.
- Promote your products to the global market.
- Utilise B2B opportunities and maximize your profits.
- Experience greater B2C and speed up your business growth.
- SilkRoadEXPO is a mobile device enabled platform ensuring your catalogue of products appears consistent across all devices.