fbpx
Connect with us
TOPICS

Social Stories

Woman in China Buys TV During 11.11 Sale Last Year, Only Realises She Didn’t Receive It 9 Months Later

Published

Tv
For illustration purpose only | Source: Deposit Photos & India Mart

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

This year’s 11.11 sale is coming in a week’s time, but apparently, some people have not even received what they ordered during LAST YEAR’S 11.11 sale!

In last year’s 11.11 sale, a woman from Panyu District, Guangzhou, China took the advantage of buying a new TV from an online platform which used SF Express, a Chinese multinational delivery services and logistics company, to deliver their products.

According to Oriental Daily, the woman, Ms Li, said she wasn’t in a hurry to use the TV and did not really bother if it didn’t arrive immediately. It wasn’t until July 2020 that she suddenly remembered that she had purchased a TV last year and had yet to receive it.

Depositphotos 292261890 Stock Video Freelance Asian Women Online Shopping

For illustration purpose

She then proceeded to contact customer service and found out that her TV had already been verified by someone else and that the delivery address was in the Tianhe District, which wasn’t the area she was living in.

After probing further, she discovered that in the process of buying the TV, her husband had keyed in the wrong phone number and that the courier company had contacted the owner of that number.

The wrongful owner said that at that time, he had asked the courier company to return the TV to its rightful owner, but the courier did not return it and instead, kept on contacting him to sign the receipt. Out of desperation, the man had to change the delivery address and sign the receipt under the name of Ms Li’s husband. He then gave the TV to a friend.

At present, the man has taken the TV back from his friend, but Ms Li argued that the TV is no longer valuable anymore as it had depreciated in value.

633029102334088

For illustration purpose

Ms Li believes that although the man had initially refused to accept the TV that was wrongfully sent to his house, he still signed the receipt and therefore, should compensate her.

A lawyer involved in this incident said that the issue was partly Ms Li and her husband’s fault as they had filled in the wrong phone number, but that does not mean that the man who signed the receipt and the courier company are innocent.

The lawyer said according to the law, the man should return the TV to the original buyer and that the courier company should be more diligent in matters like this. He also said the seller should verify the relevant information first instead of blindly sending the parcel based on the phone number.

Led Tv Packing Services 500X500 1

For illustration purpose

Regarding this issue, the individual in charge of SF Express’ public affairs said that buyers should pay more attention when keying in personal information, especially their phone numbers, and after the parcel has arrived, to check the items to ensure that everything is satisfactory.

“Be sure to inspect the goods, and if you have any questions, you must promptly report to the courier company and seller,” he said.

Have you faced a similar experience before? Let us know in the comments below!

 

Also read: Don’t Be Fooled! The PS5 On Your Friend’s Instagram Story Is Just A Filter!

Ps5

Source: Mudah
Source: India Mart


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Ministry Organises Skill Programme Ministry Organises Skill Programme
News9 hours ago

Ministry of Youth Launches Programme To Empower B40 & M40 Youths With Additional Skills

Many a time, we’re always told that education is the answer to someone’s future. However, in this society, there are...

Feat Image Anwar Ibrahim Quran Distribution Feat Image Anwar Ibrahim Quran Distribution
News16 hours ago

PM: M’sia To Distribute 1 Million Copies Of The Quran Worldwide In Response To Burning Of The Holy Book In Sweden

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has announced that our country will immediately issue one million copies of the Quran...

Do Not Report Police On Waze 1 Do Not Report Police On Waze 1
News17 hours ago

KL Police Chief: “Please do not report police presence & roadblocks on Waze”

Waze is a great GPS application and many of us use it daily. Sometimes, we may come across a certain...

Ft Gerakan Ft Gerakan
News1 day ago

Gerakan Invites Former UMNO Politicians Hishammuddin & KJ to Join Them Following UMNO Sacking

Former Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin was among several prominent UMNO leaders that were sacked by the party for alleged disciplinary...

Collage 16 3 Collage 16 3
News2 days ago

76y/o M’sian in Kepong Asks His Friend to Return His RM250, Gets Beaten to Death With Plastic Chair

If your responsibility to return the money that you’ve borrowed from others, but an unfortunate man in Kepong, KL met...

Ft Biden Ft Biden
News2 days ago

US President Biden Congratulates Anwar Over Malaysia’s Inspiring Democracy in GE15

Following his appointment as the 10th Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was soon after flooded with congratulatory messages from...

Collage Son N Dad 1 Collage Son N Dad 1
News3 days ago

13yo Chess Protégé from Klang Defeats Chess Grandmaster at Johor International Chess Open

Remember Genkeswaran Muniyan, who was featured in an award winning inspiration film about his life story on how he was...

Ft Changi Ft Changi
News3 days ago

Traveller Jokes That He’s Carrying Explosives & Nuclear Weapons at Changi Airport, Gets Fined RM6k

When you’re at the airport, there’s a feeling of heightened awareness due to the various security protocols that exist as...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY