E-commerce

JD launches Joybuy platform in 110 countries

It seeks to link Southeast Asian and North American merchants with Chinese factories.
20 hours ago

JD launches Joybuy platform in 110 countries

It seeks to link Southeast Asian and North American merchants with Chinese factories.
20 hours ago

E-commerce retail sales expected to rise 14% yearly until 2026

In 2021, the sector posted a 24% sales growth.
1 day ago

Grocery sales to grow 4% in next 4 years: report

Retail sales in grocery grew 6% in 2021. 
1 day ago

Zomato to buy grocery delivery platform Blinkit in $578m deal

Blinkit has an average delivery time of not more than 15 minutes.
4 days ago

How Western brands can earn Chinese shoppers’ trust

Around seven in 10 said it is through information in the flagship stores.
6 days ago

Flipkart Group targets net-zero carbon emissions by 2040

It is the only Indian e-commerce firm to commit to net-zero emissions.
6 days ago

Tmall Global emerges as Chinese shoppers’ favourite platform

It is followed by JD.com Global and Amazon.cn. 
6 days ago

Around 67% of Chinese consumers to shop more online: report

Online spending in the market will likely rise substantially in the next 12 months.

Shopee to give local sellers a boost in Q3

It seeks to expand their reach throught over 13,000 Shopee affiliates.

One in 4 consumers in APAC have been victims of online fraud

This is particularly higher in China and India, Experian found. 

JD618 Grand Promotion sees RMB379b transaction volume: JD

This exceeded last year’s transaction volume.

BNPL credit products value to rise to $576b by 2026: report

For every $100 spent, $2 goes to BNPL transactions in 2021.

Alibaba’s Tmall launches childcare consulting service

The service came in a tie-up with over 200 product specialists and 50 brands.

Weekly News Wrap: JD posts slowest growth in 618 event; Shopee cuts jobs in shopping and food

And Reliance is mulling buying out bankruptcy-hit US cosmetics giant Revlon.

What APAC cross-border shoppers look for in a brand

Brand values are important for cross-border shoppers.