Consumer Tag

In 2018, luxury brands face the question of how Chinese consumers’ mentalities and behaviors will evolve.Read More
Luxury brands experimenting with WeChat's commerce model rose from 3 percent to 10 percent from the year-ago, suggesting that the sector is beginning to have better understanding of the Chinese commercial ecosystem.Read More
While current mobile wallet-focus is on payments, Forrester believes their future use will enable smarter and more efficient commerce experiences, particularly in Asia.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
If we had to choose a single word to describe today’s Chinese consumers, ‘connected’ would surely rise to the top of the list.Read More
Despite fears of a slowdown in spending, the appetite of the Chinese middle class for consumption will keep growing.Read More
Chinese shares have fallen nearly 30% after hitting a peak June 2 and it doesn’t appear that official efforts to prop up prices have helped much with stocks falling on Tuesday.Read More
In the past decade China has offered retailers and consumer goods companies opportunities for unbridled growth and long-term potential. But this has changed over the last two years as headline retail growth has declined by two points from 14% in 2012 to 12% pa in 2014, with many businesses have seen low-single-digit growth and negative like-for-likes, finds OC&C Strategy Consultants’ latest report The New Normal: Time to stop making excuses and adapt instead. The report shows businesses that are under-exposed to well-performing areas of the market, such as online and lower tier cities, have seen their growthRead More