In the agreement for opening online commercial bank account signed by this platform, Taobao special price edition informs the merchants that in order to help businesses grow, meet the diversified shopping needs of consumers, expand diversified commodity sales and payment channels, and create an open and transparent business environment, Zhejiang Taobao Network Co., Ltd., Taobao (China) Software Co., Ltd. and its related companies (including Hangzhou Today, the seller Supply Chain Management Co., Ltd. plans to open Taobao special price version of the small program (wechat applet name may change, subject to actual display) and support payment channels such as wechat payment on Taobao special price app end in specific scenarios.
In addition, in order to solve the problem of the merchant selling goods through wechat small program channel and the buyer paying the payment through wechat payment channel, the merchant needs to sign relevant supplementary agreements and contracts with Taobao special price version.
It is reported that online commercial bank is the first commercial bank in China based on cloud computing architecture, which was initiated by ant group as a major shareholder. As one of the first five private banks approved by CBRC, it officially opened on June 25, 2015. Unlike the three party trading tools such as Alipay and WeChat payment, the main function of Internet banking is to issue business loans and other financial services to businesses.
This important notice explains two important information: first, taosystem platform registered wechat applet; second, the platform supports wechat payment. If true, it is of epoch-making significance to Taobao and wechat, which have been blocking each other and building a Berlin wall between them.
However, the media tried to find related applets in wechat, but there are still no related applets in wechat related to several Taoxi companies in the notice.
People close to wechat said the app was not officially launched, and the name of the above-mentioned widget was “pending”, but the current registration process has not been known, and the details need to be seen.
Other e-commerce platform practitioners believe that the “breaking the sub wall” of the small program is indeed possible to form, because wechat as a provider of payment services should have an open attitude to Taobao special price version, because for wechat, this is also an opportunity to supplement the scene of the trading field.
As of the time of the draft, Taobao and wechat have not yet given a clear response.