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Benefits of #SUPERSEPTEMBER

 

Source during #SUPERSEPTEMBER to enjoy these special benefits:

  • Free inspection on all Trade Assurance orders over US $1,000
  • $50 discounts on select orders over US $1,000
  • Free RFQ value-added services

 

Here's how it works.

 

New buyers, first Trade Assurance order

You get free inspection on all Trade Assurance orders over US $1,000. There is no limit to the number of times you can use this service during the promotion period.

 

As a first-time buyer you also get a $50 order discount on your first order!

 

Returning buyers

You get free inspection on all Trade Assurance orders over US $1,000. There is no limit to the number of times you can use this service during the promotion period.

 

If you completed any Trade Assurance transaction before the sale began (September 19, 2017), then you are also eligible to use three free RFQ value-added services. That’s up to an additional US $119.94 in savings!

 

When can I redeem my benefits?

To use any of the above promotions, you or the supplier must initiate the order during the promotion period, and you must make an initial payment in excess of US $1,000.

User Guidelines
Get the Coupon
1 On PC or Mobile

Get a Coupon on PC:

If you qualify, click “GET SAVINGS $250 and up” to get your coupon between September 12, 2017 to October 19, 2017 to use on your computer.

For example, On the Alibaba.com homepage:

On the #SuperSeptember homepage:

 

Or add those suppliers who displaying ‘Get offers’ tag to your favorites.

 

Get the coupon on the Mobile (including the Alibaba.com app):

If you qualify, click “GET SAVINGS $250 and up” to get your coupon between September 9, 2017 to October 19, 2017 to use in Alibaba.com’s app which you can download here.

 

Find Supplier
1 With the "#SuperSeptember" tag

 

Start Order
1 Between September 20 - October 19 PDT.

You or your supplier must start the order between September 20 - October 19 PDT.

Confirm Order
1 Before October 19, 2017 PDT

If you start the order, the supplier needs to confirm the order before October 19, 2017 PDT for a chance to qualify for a discount, free inspection and the value-added RFQ service.

Make a payment
1 Must be received by October 19, 2017.

Payment must received by the designated beneficiary bank Citibank, N.A, by October 19, 2017 PDT

You must complete your payment between September 20 -October 19 PDT to qualify for discounts, free inspection and value-added RFQ services (initial payments made via T/T and e-Checking must be received by the designated beneficiary bank Citibank, N.A, by October 19, 2017 PDT)

Shipment
1 Your order must be shipped by January 31, 2018

Every order with a $50 discount must be shipped by the supplier before January 31, 2018 PST. After confirming that you have received your products, your order will be complete.

Service expiry date
1 Before January 31, 2018

$50: You have to complete your order between 9.20–10.19, then you will get your $50 discount directly when you pay order. 

Free inspection: You have to redeem your free inspection before January 31, 2018 PST.

Value-added RFQ: You have to redeem your RFQ value-added services before January 31, 2018 PST.

Discount Coupon

During the promotion period, eligible members of Alibaba.com entering into a Trade Assurance service purchasing contract for the first time with an initial payment of US $1,000 above will receive a $50 discount.

 

Promotion Period: September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT)

 

Who qualifies for the discount?

Participants must be a registered member of Alibaba.com and have not had any completed Trade Assurance transaction before qualifying for the coupon.

 

How do I get the discount?

     1. Get your coupon during September 9, 00:00:00 – October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT).

     Be aware that:

  • Between September 9, 00:00:00 - September, 11 23:59:59 you can only get the discount coupon on the Alibaba.com mobile phone app
  • Between September 12, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 you can get the discount coupon from the Alibaba.com mobile app, on your desktop or on the website

     

      2. Find the discount coupon here: 

     Get your coupon for our PC sale on September 12, 2017.

     You may also get an in-app coupon from September 9, 2017 to use in our app which you can download here

     For example,   On the Alibaba.com homepage:

 

        On the #SuperSeptember homepage:

 

       Or add those suppliers who displaying ‘Get a Coupon’ tag into your favorite

     

      3. Find a Trade Assurance supplier displaying the ‘Get a Coupon’ tag. You or your supplier need to start and pay the order between September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT) and the initial payment must be $1000 above.

     

      4. Pay to the supplier's Citibank account designated by Alibaba.com.

 

Notes:

       a) Instant discounts are awarded on a first come first served basis to eligible members who place a Trade Assurance order between September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT).

       b) Each eligible member may receive the discount only once during the promotion period. 

       c) To receive the discount:

          i Eligible members must make the initial payment in full for the Trade Assurance order between September 20, 00:00:00 – October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT).

          ii Initial payments made via T/T (telegraphic transfer) and e-Checking to the designated beneficiary Citibank account must be received by October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT).

 

Terms&Conditions

 

Free Inspection Service

During the promotion period, eligible members of Alibaba.com entering into a Trade Assurance service purchasing contract with an initial payment of US $1,000 above will receive on that order a one-time free inspection service provided by Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services Shanghai Co., Ltd. for inspection services conducted in Mainland China prior to shipment only.

  

Promotion Period: September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT)

 

Who qualifies for free inspection? 

Participants must be a registered member of Alibaba.com entering into a Trade Assurance service purchasing contract.

 

How do I get free inspection?

  1. Find a Trade Assurance supplier displaying the 
  2. You or your supplier need to start and pay the order between September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT) only and the initial payment must be $1000 above.
  3. Pay to the supplier's Citibank account designated by Alibaba.com.

 

Notes:

      a) The free inspection service is only available for Alibaba.com Trade Assurance orders prior to shipment of the relevant goods and will only be conducted in Mainland China (excluding Chongqing, Guizhou, Hainan, Heilongjiang, Jilin, Ningxia, Inner Mongolia, Qinghai, Tibet, the Gansu, Sichuan and Xinjiang Provinces as well as other such regions which the promoter may from time to time determine and announce on Alibaba.com). The free inspection service is not applicable to inspections relating to Alibaba.com Trade Assurance disputes.

       b) To receive the free inspection service, eligible members must make an initial payment in full for the eligible order between September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT). Initial payments made via T/T (telegraphic transfer) and e-Checking to the designated beneficiary Citibank account must be received by October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT).

        c) The free inspection service is valid between September 20, 2017 at 00:00:00 PDT and January 31, 2018 at 11:59:59 PST, after which it will expire. 

        d) You can receive one-time free inspections for each order of which the initial payment is $1000 above; there is no limit to the number of orders that this applies to.

 

Terms & Conditions

 

Value-Added RFQ Services

During the promotion period, eligible members of Alibaba.com entering into a Trade Assurance service purchasing contract with an initial payment of US $1,000 above will receive three free value-added RFQ services worth up to $119.94.

 

Promotion Period: September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT)

 

Who qualifies for value-added RFQ services? 

Participants must be a registered member of Alibaba.com entering into a Trade Assurance service purchasing contract, and shall have successfully made at least one payment for a Trade Assurance purchasing contract on Alibaba.com before September 19, 23:59:59.

 

How do I get value-added RFQ services?

  1. You or your supplier need to start and pay the order between September 20, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT) only and the initial payment must be $1000 above.
  2. Pay to the supplier's Citibank account designated by Alibaba.com.
  3. Participants may redeem the free value-added RFQ services between October 31, 2017 PDT - January 31, 2018 PST. You can choose both or either of the value-added services each time you send an RFQ during this period, for a maximum of three RFQs. 

        Click to view more details about this value-added RFQ services

 

Notes:

     a) The value-added RFQ service means you can source with an RFQ to get more quotes faster.

     b) Participants may only receive 3 RFQs individually.

 

Terms&Conditions

#SUPERSEPTEMBER FAQs

 

Discount Coupon

1. If I entered into a Trade Assurance Service Purchase Contract before I get the coupon, but did not make any payment to supplier, do I still qualify for discounts?

 Yes, you still qualify.

 

2. If I entered into a Trade Assurance Service Purchase Contract before I get the coupon, but did not successfully make a payment to supplier, do I still qualify for discounts?

 Yes, you still qualify.

  

3. When can I get the discount coupon?

Get your coupon during the promotion period of September 9, 00:00:00 – October 19, 23:59:59 (PDT).

Be aware that:

  • Between September 9, 00:00:00 - September, 11 23:59:59 you can only get the discount coupon on the Alibaba.com mobile phone app
  • Between September 12, 00:00:00 - October 19, 23:59:59 you can get the discount coupon from the Alibaba.com mobile app, on your desktop or on the website

 

4. If my initial payment is exactly $1000, do I qualify discounts?

No, you do not. The initial payment needs to be above $1000.

 

5. How many discounts coupons can I get?

Every eligible participant can only get one discount coupon once.

 

6. As an eligible member, if I or my supplier start my order before September 20, 00:00:00, do I still qualify for discount?

No, order must be placed after 00:00:00 PDT on September 20.

 

7. Once I place the order but do not pay successfully after October 19, 23:59:59, do I still qualify for discount?

No, you do not qualify if you do not pay successfully before October 19, 23:59:59.

 

8. If I use two new different accounts to place and pay the Trade Assurance orders between promotional period, can I get $50 twice?

No. you cannot.

 

9. Can I pay to supplier’s private bank account to get discount in promotion period?

No, you cannot. You can only pay to supplier’s Citibank account designated by Alibaba.com.

 

Free Inspection Service

10. Do all members of Alibaba.com qualify for free inspection service?
Yes. All registered members of Alibaba.com qualify for this.

11. How many times of free inspection service can an eligible member have?
For each order of which the initial payment amount is more than $1000; you can use the free inspection service.  

 

12. When does this free inspection service expire?

Use this service between September 20, 2017 and January 31, 2018.

 

13. Who provides the free inspection service to eligible buyers?

This service is provided by Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services Shanghai Co., Ltd. for inspection services conducted in Mainland China prior to shipment only.

 

14. What is the standard inspection program?

Item

Inspection details

Initial meeting

- inform the supplier of inspection company attempted bribery disciplinary policies and have him/her confirm and sign the declaration
- ask the supplier to provide and arrange suitable testing & measurement devices and the sufficient man power support

Quantity verification

- quantity check
- 80% finished production and 80% finished packing

- acceptance range: textile±5%

Package; identifier; model; color verification

- sample size: 3 pcs/item

- checking with golden / reference sample

Workmanship check

- standard: ANSI/ASQ Z1.4, ISO2859
- Sample Size Level S-3
- Critical defect: Not allowed, Major defect: 2.5, Minor defect: 4.0
- photograph of each defect

Other inspections

- other inspections required by seller and buyer (contract requirements, sample size:3pcs/item)
- if using common industry or inspection standards or inspecting special products, the inspection company will notify both the buyer and supplier of their inspection proposal.

Final meeting

- provide the inspection result and issue the draft report; then ask supplier to confirm it

 

15. What is the sampling standard?

Lot Size

Sample Size S-3

AQL 2.5
(Major defect)

AQL 4.0
(Minor defect)

Max. number of defective units allowed

2-150

5

0

0

151-500

13

0

1

501-3200

20

1

1

53201-35000

20

1

2

35001-500000

32

2

3

500000+

50

3

5

 

 

 

 Note:

For a Level II Sampling Plan of 1,000 pieces, the inspectors will check 80pcs for workmanship. If 0 critical defects, 2 major defects and 8 minor defects are found, the inspection result is fail (only 7 minor defects are allowed).

 

 

RFQ Value-Added Service

16. If I have never completed a Trade Assurance order before September 19, 2017, do I qualify for this benefit?

No, you do not qualify.

 

17. How many value-added RFQs do qualified members have?

A maximum of three RFQs.

 

18. When can I redeem the free RFQ value-added services?

Between October 31, 2017-Jaunary 31, 2018.