Early refunds service enables Chinese globe shoppers to be refunded instantly on WeChat Pay wallets
Global Blue and WeChat have launched a pilot for early tax refund service onto WeChat users’ digital wallet in KaDeWe department store, Germany. This innovation increases Chinese travellers’ purchasing power instantly, whilst still shopping abroad, with benefits for merchants also both in terms of in store sales and brand image.
The refund process only requires a few steps for travellers and merchants to complete:
Global and WeChat already collaborated on other innovations in the past, including real-time refund service in January 2018 available at 700 locations worldwide, followed by Mobile Customer Care extended to WeChat.Click here to read the press release