Chinese e-commerce

Models livestream in front of a camera at an e-commerce company for the Singles' Day Shopping Festival in Nantong city, east China's Jiangsu province.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Farfetch and Gucci’s China E-commerce Partner Baozun Buys Competitor

Baozun is one of the largest service partners that help an increasing number of luxury brands execute their e-commerce strategies in China.

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Business Features

Global Brands Launch Co-branded Products, Appeal to Chinese Millennials

Co-branded partnerships give brands the chance to connect with new customer segments.

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Alibaba

Technology

Alibaba Rolls Out Tools for U.S. Small and Medium-sized Businesses

The additional features are meant to help small and medium-sized businesses compete with larger retailers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

clock June 2, 2020Kellie Ell

St. John Creative Director Zoe Turner’s first capsule collection launches online Nov. 6.

Retail

St. John Accelerates China E-commerce Strategy in Response to Coronavirus

“China is the largest and most innovative retail e-commerce market in the world,” said chief executive officer Eran Cohen.

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Virtual idol Aimee wearing Prada

Technology

Miu Miu Bolsters China Digital Presence With Virtual Idol, Tmall Shop

Prada Group is activating a series of digital and physical campaigns to boost its sales in post-conovavirus China.

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Rose Blackmore, Dealmoon

Retail

Digital Forum: Gen Z, Millennial Chinese Consumers: What Do They Want?

Dealmoon’s Rose Blackmore spoke at WWD’s Digital Forum on the importance of the Chinese Millennial and Gen Z consumer.

clock September 26, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

China is key to e-commerce growth.

Business Features

Trendsetter: How the Asia-Pacific Region Will Reshape Global Commerce

A report from Euromonitor pegs the key trends in e-commerce emerging from China, India and South Korea, among other Asian-Pacific countries.

clock June 3, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

China is key to e-commerce growth.

Technology

New ‘Playbook’ to Win the Chinese Consumer on WeChat

With more than 1 billion Chinese consumers on WeChat and high demand for foreign goods, the opportunity is high for luxury fashion.

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Technology

Giglio Group Ups Focus on China

The Italian media and digital enabler group expects the Chinese market to represent around 30 percent of sales within the next five years.

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Gucci's capsule collection celebrating the Chinese New Year.

Fashion Scoops

Dealmoon’s ‘Year of the Pig’ Limited-product Releases Catch Attention

Gucci, Prada, Nina Hauzer, Superdry, S’well, Monica Vinader and Chloé participate in Dealmoon’s Year of the Pig limited-edition releases.

clock January 29, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUTMandatory Credit: Photo by DANNY CASEY/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9770652b)Market trading boards display figures at the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) centre in Sydney, Australia, 26 July 2018. Australian media giants Fairfax and Nine on 26 July announced plans of a 744 million US dollar merger of the two companies, forming one of the countries largest media outlets.Australian media giants Fairfax and Nine merge, Sydney, Australia - 26 Jul 2018

Financial

What to Watch: The Stocks Worth Eyeing

Don’t expect a recession, but a slowdown might be on the menu.

clock January 2, 2019Kellie Ell

Brands are investing further into WeChat (bottom center).

Business Features

Think Tank: Top 10 Predictions for Beauty and Fashion Sales in China in 2019

Franklin Chu, managing director of Azoya USA, expects a shake-up in the gray market as well as changes in product demand.

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Chinese investors have proven themselves to be acquisition hungry, snapping up fashion assets globally.

Financial

Mogu Goes Public With Lukewarm Results

Investors reject the Chinese fashion and beauty e-commerce platform’s initial asking price.

clock December 7, 2018Kellie Ell

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

Financial

JD.com Continues to Grow Despite Investor Fears

Both top and bottom lines improved during the quarter, but investors fear larger macro headwinds.

clock November 19, 2018Kellie Ell

JD.com is China's second largest ecommerce player.

Financial

JD.com Stock Falls With Slowing Growth

The company increased both top and bottom line returns, but investors fear the growth rate isn’t fast enough.

clock November 19, 2018Kellie Ell

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The Outdoor Voices brands in the "center stage" at the Nordstrom flagship in Manhattan.

Business

Nordstrom Sees Sales and Earnings Decline

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Social Studies

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