SHANGHAI, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- JMU Limited ("the Company" or "JMU") (NASDAQ: JMU), a leading B2B online e-commerce platform that provides integrated services to suppliers and customers in the foodservice industry in China, today provided updates on suppliers added onto its online marketplace for the month of August and September.
JMU has added eleven suppliers in both the packaged foods and kitchen appliance categories onto its direct sales platform. Five suppliers providing rice, flour and cooking oil were included in JMU's product offering. For seasonings and fresh fruits and vegetables, JMU selected two suppliers in each category. Additionally, JMU partnered with a beverage and alcohol distributor and a logistics service provider in August.
Ms. Xiaoxia Zhu, JMU's Co-Chairperson and CEO, commented, "We are pleased to update our investors on our ongoing efforts to reach out to and build up relationships with valuable and prestigious source suppliers. We actively evaluate and seek qualified suppliers to join our online marketplace in order to provide our customers with premium foods, ingredients and equipment at the best price. JMU will continue to expand its source suppliers based on the combined advantages of our increasingly strengthened brand, Free Trade Zone benefits and our industry-leading international partners."
About JMU Limited
JMU Limited currently operates China's leading B2B online e-commerce platform that provides integrated services to suppliers and customers in the catering industry. With the help of Internet and cloud technologies, JMU has the vision to reshape the procurement and distribution pattern and build a fair business ecosystem in the catering industry in China. JMU is further promoting the use of its platform for small- and medium-sized restaurants and restaurant chains in China.
Through cooperation with national and local industry associations and reputable restaurant groups across China, JMU has formed a leading industrial alliance and has great resource leverage in China's catering industry. JMU works closely with suppliers and customers in the catering industry, providing one-stop procurement services, as well as other value-added services. For more information, please visit: http://ir.ccjmu.com.
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Freda Feng, IR Director
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