Alibaba's travel brand partners with house-sharing platform Xiaozhu
After establishing a global partnership with Agoda, China's largest online house-sharing marketplace Xiaozhu announced a strategic partnership with Fliggy, the travel brand under Alibaba on April 24.
Backed by Fliggy's mature "Xinyongzhu" (credit stay) system, Xiaozhu will provide users with the first post-pay service in the house-sharing industry. In addition, Xiaozhu is said to join Fliggy house sharing channel in May, providing high-quality inventories to Fliggy users.
Backed by "Xinyongzhu", which scores user credit history based on big data and Alipay's credit system, users will enjoy "deposit-free post-pay" service with payment automatically settled within 24 hours after checkout. All listings on Xiaozhu platform including overseas listings will support this service in batches.
In addition to the cooperation on "Xinyongzhu", it is revealed that Fliggy is planning to launch its new house-sharing channel providing access to Xiaozhu high-quality inventories to Fliggy users.
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