Jingdong store Liu Qiangdong (Sina Technology Lianwei Han / photo)
Sina Francisco July 20th morning news, Jingdong mall CEO Liu Qiangdong said today at the 2012 annual meeting of faction generation e-commerce, electricity supplier entrepreneurs never take the platform road, because it takes too much money.
Liu Qiangdong said that a few years ago, because Taobao did not have a big seller to do their own platform and fall, then the industry agreed that the big seller should promptly create their own platform. But now, he began to oppose the electricity supplier entrepreneurs do platform, because it requires too much money. Liu Qiangdong this position reminiscent of Jingdong mall platform strategy. Since last year, Jingdong mall began to expand the category, the introduction of third party electricity supplier brand, so the platform is very clear intention. However, at the same time, Jingdong mall has long been faced with operating losses, huge funding gap questioned.