E-COMMERCE

China’s E-tailer Giants Scrapped Old Strategies on Shopping Bonanza

China’s E-tailer Giants Scrapped Old Strategies on Shopping Bonanza

China's two e-commerce giants approached China's shopping holiday June 18 from different sides of the retail game -- one enriching its traditional…

Jun 20, 2018
Zhao Chenting
JD.Com, Esun Display to Jointly Develop Virtual Fitting Rooms for E-commerce

JD.Com, Esun Display to Jointly Develop Virtual Fitting Rooms for E-commerce

China’s second-biggest e-commerce giant JD.Com will team up with Esun Display to develop 3D presentation capabilities on its online shopping platform.

Jun 14, 2018
Tang Shihua
Balenciaga for USD2 a Day; China’s Sharing Economy Offers Luxury at Basement Prices

Balenciaga for USD2 a Day; China’s Sharing Economy Offers Luxury at Basement Prices

Balenciaga for USD2 a Day; China’s Sharing Economy Offers Luxury at Basement Prices

Jun 13, 2018
Qian Tongxin
Alibaba Pledges to Help Korean Firms Break Chinese Market

Alibaba Pledges to Help Korean Firms Break Chinese Market

Chinese retail giant Alibaba Group Holding has penned 17 memorandums of understanding with Korean brands as it vows to offer…

Jun 12, 2018
Xu Wei
JD.Com, Suning Among E-Commerce Platforms to Cut Packaging Waste

JD.Com, Suning Among E-Commerce Platforms to Cut Packaging Waste

JD.Com, Suning Among E-Commerce Platforms to Reduce Packaging Waste

Jun 12, 2018
Dou Shicong
Hackers Loot USD1.3 Million in Gems and Gold Through E-Commerce Scam

Hackers Loot USD1.3 Million in Gems and Gold Through E-Commerce Scam

The Xiaogan Public Security Bureau in central China has arrested four suspects accused of scamming their way into CNY8 million (USD1.3 million) worth of gold and diamonds -- through e-commerce.

Jun 11, 2018
Liao Shumin
One in Six Chinese Males Under 24 Buys Lipstick, JD Data Shows

One in Six Chinese Males Under 24 Buys Lipstick, JD Data Shows

One in six Chinese males born in or after 1995 bought lipstick online during the first five months of this year as cosmetics sales on e-commerce platform JD.Com soared 31 percent on the year.

Jun 7, 2018
Liao Shumin
JD Teams with Step Electric to Develop Logistics Robots

JD Teams with Step Electric to Develop Logistics Robots

JD.Com, China’s second-biggest e-commerce player, will partner with Step Electric to develop intelligent logistics robots, as part of efforts to create a smart delivery industry chain.

Jun 6, 2018
Tang Shihua
US Retailer Macy's Fails to Step on the New Retail Train, Exits China

US Retailer Macy's Fails to Step on the New Retail Train, Exits China

US department store Macy's will close its Chinese online shop from June 9, as the Ohio-based retailer follows Marks &…

Jun 6, 2018
Xu Wei
Emerging Services Boost China's Service Exports to Grow Faster Than Imports

Emerging Services Boost China's Service Exports to Grow Faster Than Imports

The worth of China's service exports have grown more than that of the imports in the first four months this…

Jun 6, 2018
Xu Wei
Alibaba Accelerates County Market Layout by Introducing Tmall Genie to Rural Taobao Shops

Alibaba Accelerates County Market Layout by Introducing Tmall Genie to Rural Taobao Shops

Alibaba Accelerates County Market Layout by Introducing Tmall Genie to Rural Taobao Shops

Jun 4, 2018
Wang Hai
China's Cross-Border E-Commerce Nearly Doubled Last Year to USD14 Billion

China's Cross-Border E-Commerce Nearly Doubled Last Year to USD14 Billion

The total value of China’s cross-border e-commerce transactions surged 81 percent annually to CNY90.2 billion (USD14 billion) last year as…

May 30, 2018
Xu Wei