Posts Tagged: vipshop

LMBang: Chinese social network for moms gets $20 million

Mothers I’d like to fund: Chinese social network for moms gets $20 million

A Chinese social network for mothers has secured US$20 million in series B funding to help it grow. LMBang already has 20 million registered...

  • July 8, 2014
  • at 12:29 pm
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Mobile Search Index May 2014 — China App Index

China’s high-end phone users more likely to crack wi-fi passwords, cheat on mobile games: report

These users were also far more likely to use the "white-collar stalwart Sina Weibo," as well as foreign social media apps like Facebook and ...

  • June 4, 2014
  • at 8:08 pm
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VIPShop pays $112 million for controlling stake in cosmetics e-store

VIPShop pays $112 million for controlling stake in cosmetics e-store

Chinese flash sales site VIPShop (NYSE:VIPS) has paid $112.5 million in cash to acquire a majority stake of cosmetics e-store Lafaso. The de...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 5:11 pm
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Chinese IPO losers

Check Out the Biggest Winners and Losers among Chinese Web IPOs (CHART)

One is worth thousands of percent more today than when it IPO’d, while another is worth a mere dollar per share. Oh, the slings and ar...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 4:27 pm
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Remember China’s Only US IPO of 2012? It’s Doing Rather Well Right Now

Remember VIPShop (NYSE:VIPS), the Chinese flash e-commerce sales site that’s the only company from China to list fully in the US this ...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 7:52 pm
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VIPShop and Coo8 Say: Screw It, We’ll Deliver It Ourselves

Earlier this month we looked into the reasons behind two of China’s top e-commerce sites opting to deliver their own merchandise, subv...

  • June 15, 2012
  • at 1:31 pm
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VIPShop Aims for NYSE IPO, Analysts Say it’s Doomed to Fail

VIPShop, the Chinese discount e-commerce site, launched an IPO roadshow earlier this week in the hope that it’ll lead to listing in th...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Who’s China’s top retailer? It’s actually an ecommerce site that doesn’t own a single store

Who’s China’s top retailer? It’s actually an ecommerce site that doesn’t own a single store

Alibaba’s Tmall, China’s largest online retail marketplace, beat all traditional retail giants to head a new list of China’s top retai...

  • June 6, 2014
  • at 3:16 pm
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ecommerce spending in China, Q1 2014

As world awaits Alibaba IPO, China’s ecommerce spending grows to $74 billion in Q1

New figures out today show that spending on China’s ecommerce sites keeps growing, hitting a grand total of RMB 446.44 billion (US$74.03 b...

  • May 20, 2014
  • at 11:19 am
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online shopping

China’s e-commerce market to hit $71 billion in sales in Q2; these are the top 10 e-stores

China’s e-shoppers now number over 240 million, who collectively spend an average of $40,000 per second. But the nation’s e-comm...

  • August 28, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Surprise, Surprise: This Year’s Hottest US Stock was a Chinese Tech Company

There were only two Chinese tech companies that IPO’d in the US this year following a grim period of distrust and volatility on the ma...

  • December 18, 2012
  • at 1:02 pm
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360Buy’s Express Delivery Trucks Ready to Hit the Road After Government Approval

We reported recently on a significant strategic shift in China’s e-commerce industry whereby a number of leading e-tailers wanted to s...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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VIPShop Priced at $6.50 on IPO Debut, Falls Sharply in First Hour

The Chinese discount e-commerce site VIPShop (NYSE:VIPS) has just bucked the trend – and beat expectations – by floating on the ...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 10:26 pm
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Hurst Lin, Sina Co-Founder, Discusses DCM’s Investment Strategy in China

DCM is a venture capital fund with offices located in Beijing, San Francisco, and Tokyo. It also manages the A-fund which focuses on investi...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 12:57 pm
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