Opens the Doors of 300,000 US Online Shops to Hong Kong Consumers

Get a free US address, shop at any US website (including those that do not ship internationally) and get US$25 off shipping charges*.

Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., October 13, 2008 --( The launch of in Hong Kong opens up an exciting new world of online shopping and bargain hunting in the US. is a one-stop online shopping service that allows customers in Hong Kong to shop from 300,000 US websites, including those that do not ship to international addresses.

Registration is free and subsequently users get their very own unique, free US address. Users can save on international shipping charges as they enjoy the best shipping rates in its class. In fact as a sweetener, is offering its users US$25 off the shipping charges for their first package*, valid from now till 31 October 2008. has also partnered with Visa as its official payment partner and DHL as its official logistics partner.

Even in a shopping paradise like Hong Kong, is still much anticipated by consumers who crave US brands and products — especially those that are unavailable in Hong Kong or retail at a much lower price on the US websites. This launch in Hong Kong is the first in the Asia Pacific but other online shoppers need not fret as will soon launch in 10 other locations, including Taiwan, China, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. is a product of comGateway and its CEO Danny Lim said: “Our website makes it so easy to shop at stores in the US that Asia Pacific consumers cannot find here. It means you can purchase from several stores at one time and have all the goods delivered within 4-6 days of them arriving at our depot in the US. And this is with the promise of our commitment to the best in class service and rates. There’s a vast array of products available including clothing, kitchenware, baby accessories, sports equipment and cosmetics--just to name a few. Being tech savvy and web-enabled, we expect Hong Kong consumers will take to the proposition of better prices and more choices instantly.”

As part of its unique service offerings, allows its users to consolidate more than one transaction into a shipment so as to save on international shipping charges. This is because offers free storage for 14 days. Thereafter a charge of US$1 is levied on each package per additional day it continues to be stored.

In order to ensure a smooth shopping experience for its users, also operates a 24/7 customer service center to address any shopping queries.

At the homepage, users can personalise their page to track their packages, to know about the latest bargains and product reviews. This will be an interesting space to watch as continues to enhance the shopping experience by adding on social shopping features.

To register, please visit

*Limited to one transaction per customer. Valid till 31 October 2008. Limited to the first 6,000 transactions. No carryover of unutilized portion. One price-off per cardholder.


For more information please contact
JiaMin Ong
Tel: (65) 6829 8986

About comGateway

comGateway was established in 2000 with its Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore.

comGateway offers online shopping services that enables customers in Asia Pacific to shop from US websites, including those that do not ship to Asia Pacific or accept credit cards issued in Asia Pacific.

The company offers several products that partner with reputable banks and payment companies such as Visa and DBS, etc. It also partners with DHL, as its official logistics partner.

Its US operation is in Portland Oregon and it also operates commercially across the Asia Pacific (including Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Korea, New Zealand, India, Sri Lanka, etc).
Jiamin Ong