Consumer Category

Foreign brands have long dominated the consumer market in China, but according to a new report, foreign imported goods are now facing a serious challenge from local brands. Read More
Chinese social media use has taken off in recent years, however, a recent study shows that Chinese social media platforms have so far been almost entirely neglected by London hoteliers.Read More
New Chinese consumers are no longer picking up a flashy Louis Vuitton bag and now prefer niche luxury brands, and those who travel to the United States prefer less mainstream stores.Read More
Chinese tourists no long need to bring a large amount of US dollars when traveling in South Korea, as they can choose to use China UnionPay, or even Renminbi in cash in some stores.Read More
Selling condoms in China isn't easy! Realizing that it would not succeed, Reckitt Benckiser went for a complete strategy overhaul with an all-social and all-digital strategy. Read More
Hugo Boss is taking full control of its store network in China and Macau to improve the way its brand is presented, a move that mirrors a broader trend by luxury brands in emerging markets.Read More
China's new media have entered the "micro" era: The number of WeChat users has reached 600 million, with more than 270 million active users at home and abroad every month.Read More
The first official qualifier for tourism businesses and transportation-oriented Chinese customers with parameters and services for the China market has been officially granted to Italy.Read More
For some luxury brands, engaging the Chinese traveler is a matter of do or die, since as much as one-third of their home country revenue is coming from Chinese tourists.Read More
Obesity is a worldwide problem. The latest confirmation comes from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, which conducted a study in 188 countries that found one-third of the global adult population and one-fourth of all children are overweight or obese. That includes no fewer than 671 million people who fall into the obese category. While the United States still has the largest obese population at 78 million, China and India follow with 46 million and 30 million, respectively. In business terms, of course, crisis createsRead More