OUR HISTORY

1990

Suning was established in Nanjing as a distributor of air conditioners

1993

Suning competed with and out-sold the top eight major market competitors in China

1998

Suning transformed to chain operations and began selling a wide range of general and home appliances

1999

Suning opened its first brick and mortar store in Nanjing

2003

Suning expanded widely in China, forming a nationwide chain of retail stores

 

2004

Suning was successfully listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange

2005

Suning completed its retail network layout in all the primary markets of China  

2010

Suning expanded into online sales when its e-commerce store platform went live; Suning’s chain business expanded into the tier-three and tier-four cities of China

2013

Suning implemented the same pricing strategy for online and offline stores; transformed to become an open marketplace; operates 1,600+ physical stores in 700+ cities and is considered to be one of the largest privately-owned retailers, logistics networks and online store platforms in China

 

2013

Suning first overseas R&D center in Silicon Valley, U.S.A.