Xiu

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Xiu
Web address www.xiu.com
Slogan Inside wants out. 秀是本能。
Commercial? Yes
Type of site
B2C
Available in Chinese
Launched March 2008; 6 years ago (2008-03)
Current status Active

Xiu (simplified Chinese: 走秀网; traditional Chinese: 走秀網; pinyin: zǒuxiùwǎng) is a Chinese language on-line shopping vertical, e-commerce company that operates in the People's Republic of China. Xiu was founded by Ji Wenhong (George Ji) and Jin Huang in March 2008. Xiu.com sells middle to luxury brand name fashion products including shoes, bags, ornaments, cosmetics and home decor.[1] Xiu.com has buyer offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Australia, Paris, London, Italy, Korea, Hong Kong and Japan.

Funding and investments[edit]

In April 2011, KPCB invested $20 million in Xiu.com.[2][3]

In August 2011, xiu.com raised $100 million in joint funding from US private equity fund Warburg Pincus and venture capitalist KPCB. This was the largest B round money raised in the Chinese e-commerce industry and secured Xiu.com the top position in China's e-commerce fashion industry.[4]

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External links[edit]

Official website (Chinese)