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Secoo's experiential showroom center in Shanghai.

Financial

JD.com and L Catterton to Invest $175 Million in Secoo

The transaction offers Secoo a chance to collaborate with existing L Catterton porfolio companies and boost its recognition internationally.

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The JD.com headquarters.

Retail

JD vs. Alibaba: 6.18 Battles 11.11 in China

Chinese online retailer JD’s anniversary sale is a midyear shopping festival now also celebrated by its biggest competitor, Alibaba, as well as other online and off-line retailers.

clock June 19, 2018Nyima Pratten

A Google booth in Guizhou, China.

Financial

Google Invests $550 Million into JD.com

The initiatives include certain JD products going up for sale through Google Shopping in multiple regions.

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JD.com headquarters, Beijing, China.

Fashion Scoops

JD.com Launches JDesigner Boutique, a Direct-to-Consumer Service

The online boutique will carry a curated selection of designer goods.

clock June 8, 2018Fiona Ma

French President Emmanuel Macron, right, shakes hands with LVMH Group CEO Bernard Arnault as he visits the Vivatech, a gadgets show in Paris, France, Thursday, June 15, 2017. French President Emmanuel Macron is shaking hands with robots and encouraging entrepreneurs as he unveils his strategy to transform the country from a land resting on the laurels of its past into a "startup nation." (Martin Bureau/Pool Photo via AP)

Fashion Scoops

Viva Technology Conference Gears Up for Biggest Edition Yet

Luxury boss Bernard Arnault has drafted the heads of JD.com, Farfetch and IBM into the jury for the LVMH Innovation Award for start-ups.

clock May 22, 2018Joelle Diderich

This, photo, shows produce displayed at Whole Foods Market in Andover, Mass. Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion. The two companies have not yet detailed how their proposed union might change the experience for customers. But the deal has the potential to boost the outsized ambitions of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Whole Foods chief John Mackey, each of whom has already radically altered the way Americans shopAmazon-Whole Foods-Ambitions, Andover, USA - 05 Jun 2017

Financial

20 Deals Toward Consumer Domination

Transactions that show how Walmart, Amazon, Alibaba and JD.com are buying skills and market share in their global consumer battle.

clock May 10, 2018Evan Clark

A Chinese 'kuadi' or delivery man drives his three-wheel delivery cart to deliver packages to customers at a distribution centre for JD.com on Singles Day, otherwise known as '11.11' Global Shopping Festival, in Beijing, China, 11 November 2017. Singles Day is the largest online shopping festival in the world and Chinese consumers are expected to spend billions on bargains during the one-day e-commerce shopping spree.Singles Day or 11.11 Global Shopping Festival, Beijing, China - 11 Nov 2017

Financial

JD Blames ‘Very Weak’ Apparel Sales on Anticompetitive Measures

JD, the number-two e-commerce company in China behind Alibaba, said the competition has tried to take brands “hostage.”

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Technology

Harlan Bratcher: Helping JD Connect With Western Fashion

The former A|X Armani Exchange ceo is helping brands connect with the Chinese e-commerce platform.

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Jessica Liu, Tmall's president of fashion and luxury, speaks at a forum in Shanghai.

Business Features

Chinese E-commerce Giants Make More Luxury Moves

Big data and online to off-line initiatives are being used by Alibaba and JD.com to attract luxury partners to their respective platforms.

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The JD.com headquarters.

Financial

JD.com Records Profit as Top Line Gains 40 Percent

It compares to a net loss of $315.2 million for 2016.

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JD.com Upgrades AR/VR Capabilities for Beauty

JD said mid to high-end beauty brands are becoming increasingly popular among Chinese consumers.

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Retail

Chanel Links With Farfetch on Augmented Retail Project

The two have inked an “exclusive global multiyear innovation partnership” to make stores attractive to connected Millennials in the future.

clock February 18, 2018Joelle Diderich

A Wanda City mall in Harbin, China.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Tencent’s $5.4 Billion China Shopping Mall Deal

The new structure is set to accelerate Wanda Commercial’s growth, helping the company to achieve its goal of 1,000 Wanda Plazas in China “as early as possible”, the company said.

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Human Resources

JD.com Opens French Office

The Chinese e-commerce giant hopes to recruit French brands and help them access the Chinese market.

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Tik is one of Vietnam's leading full-service ecommerce portals.

Mergers and Acquisitions

JD.com To Take Majority Stake in Vietnam’s Tiki

The Southeast Asian country holds one of the fastest growing online markets in the world.

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