BEIJING, Aug. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On August 24, 2016, China Banking Regulatory Commission, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China, Ministry of Public Security, National internet Information Office issued a series of Measures to further strengthen the management of P2P financing and P2P internet lending platforms.
Regarding this issue, JM Wowo announced that the Company’s business scale does not include P2P financing and P2P internet lending service. JM Wowo’s focus is on B2B global procurement service in hotel restaurant and hotel industries. The Company’s online e-commerce platform provides integrated services and supply chain financing service to suppliers and customers in the foodservice industry.
JM Wowo always abides by the principle of protecting its online platform’s interests. The Company will maintain an optimum, healthy and orderly transaction environment and comply with Chinese government e-commerce regulation and Nasdaq’s regulation of public companies. JM Wowo will proactively provide service in fine quality to China’s restaurants and hotels.
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About JM Wowo Limited
Wowo Limited currently operates China’s leading B2B online e-commerce platform that provides integrated services to suppliers and customers in the foodservice industry. With the help of Internet and cloud technologies, the Company has the vision to reshape the procurement and distribution pattern and build a fair business ecosystem in the catering industry in China. The Company 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, the Company has formed a leading industrial alliance and has great resource leverage in China’s catering industry. The Company works closely with suppliers and customers in the catering industry, providing one-stop procurement services, as well as other value-added services.