Internet Category

China has entered "a new retail era" characterized by online and offline (o2o) retail that has created huge potential and demand, especially for customized productsRead More
WeChat is no longer a choice but a necessity for luxury brands that want to sustain their growth in China.Read More
The generation born after 1995 (aka, the “post-95s” as they’re known in China) is likely to be the next, most important consumer group that brands should focus on.Read More
China has now extended the scope of its censorship from political content to entertainment gossip.Read More
Zhang Dayi, Papi Jiang, Wang Tao, Fil Xiaobai, twins Viviandan and Miumiu, Ma Jianguo, Angelababy, and Aikeli Li. While these names may not mean much to the average Western consumer, they wield a wild amount of influence.Read More
Ambassador to the Peoples Republic of China, H.E. Dr Elia George Kaiyamo said this week in Beijing that Chinese internet firm Tencent will first test the social media application, Global QQ in Namibia.Read More
The rise of mobile use has propelled China to its “golden age” in entertainment, according to Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends report, and that’s likely to create a window of opportunity for brands.Read More
In China, the major online players aren’t Amazon or Facebook, but rather WeChat and Alibaba. For Western sports brands, the Chinese online market is often completely unknown territory.Read More
China’s Tencent Holdings is using its vast social-media network to attract luxury-fashion brands to its WeChat app, potentially opening a new frontier in online retail.Read More
China’s Weibo now has up to 340 million active users each month, according to the firm’s latest earnings report, which pushes it past Twitter for the first time ever.Read More