(Yicai Global) July 24 -- Louis Vuitton, French luxury goods brand under LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE, better known as LVMH, has unveiled an e-commerce site in China to capitalize on the country's expanding electronic retailing market, the company said in a statement on July 21.
Shoppers will be able to pay for their online purchases using China UnionPay, Alipay or WeChat Pay, it said. Orders placed on the site can be delivered to 12 cities in China, namely, Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Shenyang, Dalian, Harbin and Wuhan, with more cities to be added in the future. China will become the 11th e-commerce market for Louis Vuitton since its first e-store opened in France in 2005.
LV opened its first Chinese store in Beijing in 1992. Products on offer at the new online store will include leather products, footwear, accessories, watches, jewelry, suitcases and Louis Vuitton's new perfume collections.