JD.com makes two different automated warehouse inspection drones, shown here at CES International, in Las VegasGadget Show, Las Vegas, USA - 08 Jan 2019


JD Profits Jump Even as Sales Slow

The Chinese e-commerce giant re-upped with Tencent and said it’s going to keep reinvesting in its business.

clock May 10, 2019Evan Clark

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Fashion Features

Prize Possessions: BFC Announces Winners, Shortlists for Emerging Talent Prizes

The BFC touted the talents on Tuesday at The Royal Academy of Arts in London.

clock April 30, 2019Samantha Conti

L.K. Bennett spring 2017 campaign

Mergers and Acquisitions

Byland U.K. Ltd. Buys L.K. Bennett Out of Administration, Saving 21 Stores, 325 Jobs

Byland was set up by the brand’s Chinese franchise partner, Rebecca Feng.

clock April 12, 2019Fiona Ma

Michael Evans, president of Alibaba Group

Government and Trade

China Talk Dominates AAFA Conference

The trade war and what the Chinese consumer wants were the hot issues of the two-day event.

clock March 15, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

JD.com headquarters, Beijing, China.

Business Features

JD.com, Alibaba Sharpen Their Luxury Claws

On Thursday, JD.com announced that Toplife would merge with Farfetch China.

clock March 1, 2019Tianwei Zhang

JD.com headquarters, Beijing, China.


JD.com’s Sales Beat Wall Street Estimates

They were given a helping hand by China’s Singles Day.

clock February 28, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Farfetch China homepage


JD.com to Merge Toplife with Farfetch China

The company said this “win-win collaboration” will provide a premier luxury gateway to China for luxury fashion brands.

clock February 28, 2019Tianwei Zhang


Business Features

EXCLUSIVE: JD.com, BFC Form a Three-Year Strategic Partnership

China’s largest retailer has also been named an exclusive retail partner of London Fashion Week.

clock February 15, 2019Tianwei Zhang


Business Features

China’s Xiaohongshu to Double Revenue to $2.9 Billion Next Year

The female-focused social commerce app is the gateway for many global trends to reach China and is planning a launch soon with Kylie Jenner.

clock February 5, 2019Tiffany Ap

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, New York, USA, on 11 October 2018. The Dow Jones industrial average lost nearly 550 points today.New York Stock Exchange, USA - 11 Oct 2018


The Stock Market’s Wild Ride

Don’t expect volatility to ease up in 2019.

clock January 7, 2019Kellie Ell

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


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

Retail valuations have fallen as investors struggle to see the path forward.


Retail’s Wild Ride on Wall Street in 2018

A look at some of the best- and worst-performing stocks in the sector.

clock December 31, 2018Kellie Ell



JD.com to Repurchase Up to $1 Billion Shares

The stock has taken a beating due to sexual assault allegations against its founder and jitters about the U.S.-China trade war.

clock December 26, 2018Tiffany Ap

Qiangdong Liu, CEO of JD.com, raises his armsprior to the opening of the Nasdaq market, in New York. JD.com, China's No. 2 e-commerce service, is headquartered in BeijingWall Street IPO JD.com, New York, USA


No Sexual Assault Charges for JD.com Founder Liu Qiangdong

Authorities in Minneapolis wrapped up their investigation citing “profound evidentiary problems.”

clock December 21, 2018Evan Clark

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


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

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