The Major League Baseball All-Stars Game has created a lot of buzz at leading China wholesale trading platform DHgate.com. Management and staff at DHgate.com offices have gotten into the spirit of the game, and the MLB All-Star Fan Shop on site has seen steady trade both before and after game day.
Online PR News – 03-August-2010 – – Beijing, China – DHgate.com, a leading China wholesale trading platform, has a reputation for connectedness with worldwide events. This year's MLB All-Stars Game was again an exciting time for the DHgate.com office as well as the buyer and seller community. The MLB All-Star Fan Shop on site has seen substantial sales over both the pre- and post-game periods.
This year's MLB All-Stars Game was held at Angel Stadium in Los Angeles, with the All-Stars from National League taking their cumulative total to 38, compared to 41 wins from the American League. The game was well-attended, with:
• Brian McCann of Atlanta named the Most Valuable Player
• Matt Capps of the Washington Nationals the winning pitcher
• David Ortiz of the Red Sox taking out the Home Run Derby, with a score of 32 in total
"Events like the MLB All-Stars Game are just a lot of fun!" said James He of DHgate.com. "It's exciting to see so many game greats playing together, especially with 33 first-time All Stars on field. The thrill of the game gets to all of us," Mr. He continued.
The MLB All-Stars Fan Shop on DHgate.com has seen steady traffic and trade in the weeks both before and after game day. Popular items in store include:
• Caps starting at US$0.09 per piece
• Jerseys starting at US$0.11 per piece
• Jewelry such as titanium necklaces, starting at US$4.17 per piece
"The MLB Fan Shop is our contribution to the excitement of the day. It allows people from all over the globe to share in the enthusiasm and exhilaration," Mr. He finished.
DHgate.com is a leading online marketplace for the world’s small and medium size businesses and the largest China-based wholesale trading platform. Founded in 2004 by former Joyo.com CEO, Diane Wang, DHgate.com serves over 2.8 million registered buyers from 230 international locations and in excess of 400,000 China-based sellers. Offering over 20 million product listings at any one time, DHgate.com facilitates thousands of successful transactions per day. DHgate.com now employs over 400 full-time employees and generates annual transaction volumes well in excess of USD$300 million. DHgate.com received the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 China 2009 award.