Tag : China
Alibaba sales hit £30bn this Singles' DaySubscription
Chinese retailer Alibaba Group generated RMB268.4bn (£29.8bn) in sales during yesterday’s Singles’ Day shopping extravaganza.
Alibaba hires executives to expand UK portfolio Subscription
Chinese retail giant Alibaba has reportedly hired a small team of executives at its London offices to build a UK portfolio.
Net-a-Porter launches on Tmall Luxury Pavilion Subscription
Net-a-Porter is to launch a flagship store on Tmall Luxury Pavilion, the premium platform owned by Chinese etailer Alibaba Group.
China's challenges tarnish Golden Week Subscription
Political unrest and economic instability overshadow the typically big-spending week-long national holiday in China this year.
When Radley was bought by private equity firm Bregal Freshstream in 2016, the business was well-established in the UK, but under-represented internationally, writes CEO Justin Stead.
JD.com back in the black Subscription
Operating profit at Chinese etailer JD.com increased 324% year on year in the second quarter, up from a loss of $147.4m (£122m) in 2018 to a profit of $330.2m (£273.4m).
Self-Portrait to expand in ChinaSubscription
Contemporary womenswear brand Self-Portrait has signed a joint venture with luxury Chinese brand Shenzhen Ellassay Fashion to expand its Chinese business.
Inside JD.com’s robot-powered revolutionSubscription
Drapers visits Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com’s headquarters to find out how developments in its fulfilment capabilities could benefit UK brands.
Leading American footwear companies have written to US president Donald Trump, urging him to “immediately remove” footwear from the proposed tariffs list of Chinese imports.
Tax-free sales to overseas tourists in the UK will increase by 4% year on year over the next 90 days, the latest research shows.