Luxury Category

Visitors were attracted by a cheap pound, which has persisted following last year's EU referendum.Read More
China's luxury market is the fastest growing in the world, set to rise an astounding 15 percent annually thanks to renewed confidence, middle class acceleration, and consumer sophistication.Read More
UAE's national carrier Etihad Airways said it has joined hands with Alibaba’s Tmall and Alitrip to launch a specially-branded aircraft livery for the 11.11 Global Shopping Festival 2017.Read More
The first thing to do is building brand and product awareness and establishing a strong brand presence in the market. It is also important to understand the purchase patterns and behaviors of Chinese shoppers.Read More
Travel marketers everywhere are salivating over two major segments — Chinese and millennial tourists. Combine the two, and you’ve got the enormous Chinese millennial traveler market. Read More
Consumers are shifting their behaviors, however, and increasingly inclining towards digital channels. Read More

Posted On September 14, 2017By StefanIn Payments, News, China Outbound, Luxury, Shopping

AliPay pushes into US Retail

Major Chinese mobile wallet Alipay has partnered with luxury fashion retailer Rebecca Minkoff to enable Chinese tourists in the US to make purchases at all Rebecca Minkoff retail locations — including New York, Chicago, Los AngelesRead More
Fast sales and a better leverage of social media could be the winning formula for retailers to catch China’s younger generation of consumers, the buying powerhouse of tomorrow.Read More
They're still coming in droves - but no longer buying in spades. After propping up sales for overseas retailers over the past decade with a shopping-driven tourism agenda, Chinese visitors are no longer returning home with suitcases bulging like before.Read More
Chinese mainland travelers are a major driving force for global tourism, according to a report released by China's leading online travel agency Ctrip and a Chinese think tank, the Center for China and Globalization.Read More