The popular Chinese WeChat application received its own Helsinki mini-application on the Chinese New Year's Day on February 15 2018. Stockmann is one of the first companies in the app’s Shopping section.
Stockmann offers a discount coupon through the WeChat application. By showing the Stockmann discount coupon Chinese tourists can get a tourist discount for the products they buy.
"Chinese tourists are the fastest growing group and they represent, after Russians, Stockmann’s second largest tourist group in tax free purchases outside the EU. We want to offer even better customer service to Chinese tourists by WeChat", explains Anna Salmi, Stockmann’s Chief Customer Officer .
WeChat Helsinki application offers information on sights, services and events as well as an interactive map. Users can also make a travel plan in the service. WeChat is currently being used by more than 960 million people.
Last autumn, Stockmann also introduced China's most popular mobile payment service, Alipay, providing an easy, safe, and convenient way to pay for mobile payments. Read more.
For more information:
Anna Salmi, Chief Customer Officer, Stockmann, tel. +358 9 121 9459