A Chinese messenger transfer packages into his three-wheel delivery cart at a distribution centre for JD.com on Singles' Day.


JD.com Forecasts 35 to 39% Q4 Revenue Growth, Headwinds in Apparel Category

Management said apparel would be challenged over the next two to three quarters due to brands coerced into leaving the platform.

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JD.com packages waiting for delivery on Nov. 11, 2017.

Business Features

Alibaba and JD.com Squabble Over Singles’ Day Sale Calculations

Alibaba reported $25.4 billion in GMV for the 24 hours of Singles’ Day, while JD.com reported $19.1 billion for Nov. 1 to 11.

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Final sales results flash up on the big screen at an Alibaba event in Shanghai.

Business Features

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day Sales Top $25B

China’s e-commerce consumers once again shattered sales records during the world’s largest shopping festival.

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Farfetch’s sleek offices in London.


Farfetch’s Chief Strategy Officer on Growth Opportunities

Stephanie Phair talked scaling in China, Style.com and tech solutions.

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Luxury handbags on display in Beijing. Around 8 percent of Chinese luxury purchases are made online.


JD.com Debuts Luxury Brand Platform, Toplife

The high-end play is a direct, full-priced platform for China’s affluent shoppers.

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Alibaba Denies Pressuring 44 Brands to Leave JD.com

Reports have resurfaced that Alibaba is forcing brands to choose between JD.com and Tmall.

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Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council and JD.com Fete Their New Partnership

Tommy Hilfiger, Mary Katrantzou and Peter Pilotto were sipping cocktails with the Chinese online retailer and the BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund.

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British Fashion Council Forges Ties With JD.com at London Fashion Week

The Chinese retailer will support the BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund.

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JD.com and Thailand’s Central Group Form $500m Partnership

Thailand “e-commerce is ready to explode,” Central Group ceo Tos Chirathivat said.

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Fenty Puma by Rihanna RTW Fall 2017


Which Fashion, Beauty and Retail Players Saw Sales Grow the Most?

The winners and losers of second-quarter earnings, according to WWD.

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JD.com headquarters, Beijing, China.


JD.com Q2 Revenue Climbs 43.6% as Company Returns to Loss

The company guided 36 to 40 percent year-over-year sales growth for the third quarter.

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Tmall's recently-launched luxury pavilion


Alibaba Unveils New Membership Program, Luxury Platform

China’s largest e-commerce player is making moves into the country’s booming online luxury space.

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Details at Saint Laurent RTW Fall 2017


Saint Laurent Speeds to Chinese Consumer via New Farfetch Deal

Saint Laurent will be the first brand to benefit from Farfetch’s new deal with JD.com.

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Wal-Mart and JD.com to Launch Aug. 8 Shopping Festival

The two firms also announced plans to integrate their inventory systems and other operations.

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Backstage at Louis Vuitton Men's Spring 2018


Vuitton Answers Call of China’s Digital Market With Own Site

More European brands are entering on their own in a market dominated by local giants.

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