Posts Tagged: Amazon China

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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China m-commerce

China’s e-commerce goes mobile in 2014

On November 11, China’s largest online shopping festival – the equivalent of Cyber Monday in the US – took place. On the two largest e...

  • December 30, 2013
  • at 3:38 pm
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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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China mcommerce

Mobile Commerce Worth $4.29 Billion in Q1 in China, But One Company Dominates

We know that mobile commerce in China was worth $7.8 billion in 2012 – and is expected to rise to $41.4 billion in 2015 – but wh...

  • May 21, 2013
  • at 5:43 pm
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Amazon Cloud Drive launches in China

Amazon Rolls Out ‘Cloud Drive’ in China Ahead of Possible Kindle Launch

So it turns out that Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Kindle hardware didn’t launch in China on the 16th as rumors said it would. But ther...

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 1:43 pm
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Jack Ma talks b2C e-commerce - video

Alibaba’s Jack Ma Talks E-Commerce, Ecosystems, Slams the Broken “Amazon Model” (VIDEO)

242 million Chinese people shop online, and a great many of them do so on e-commerce sites run by China’s Alibaba. So when founder and...

  • March 21, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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China ecommerce sales

By 2016, China Will Have 423 Million E-Commerce Shoppers Spending $457 Billion [INFOGRAPHIC]

Regular readers will already know that there are now over 200 million Chinese e-commerce shoppers who are spending about $40,000 per second....

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 5:03 pm
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China’s E-Commerce Sales Day Tomorrow Looks Set to be Bigger Than America’s Cyber Monday

November 11th became a bizarre and jokey Single’s Day in China in the 1990s, celebrated as a sort of anti-Valentine’s day. But b...

  • November 10, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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amazon-china

How Amazon Localized For China

For western companies, China is probably the hardest country to localize for. But Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) is trying hard in China and has come ...

  • September 12, 2012
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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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E-commerce sites gear up for China's billion-dollar online shopping bonanza on Monday - 2013

E-commerce sites gear up for China’s multi-billion-dollar online shopping bonanza on Monday

November 11 is the craziest day on the Chinese internet. And that’s saying something. The date has been known as Single’s Day fo...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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China Kindle launch

Finally, the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite and Fire HD Launch Today in China

Though it’s likely that not many Chinese users care all that much, the tech world has nonetheless been awaiting the arrival of Amazon’s ...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 4:02 pm
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Amazon Appstore China

Amazon Appstore Opens in China, Leaps Final Hurdle Before Kindle Fire Launch

In a surprise move, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has opened its Android-oriented Appstore in China today. That’s despite the fact that China w...

  • May 4, 2013
  • at 5:08 pm
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Amazon Kindle China pre-orders

Amazon Rumored to be Starting Kindle Pre-Orders in China Tomorrow

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) launched its e-bookstore and e-reading apps in China last December, but there’s still something missing – s...

  • April 15, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Web ecosystems in China

Dear Apple, Amazon, Google: Here’s Why Chinese Consumers Hate Your Ecosystems

Chinese consumers love your gadgets – that’s great news. But the bad news for Apple, Amazon, Google, and many more companies is ...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 2:10 pm
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Amazon Brings Kindle E-Bookstore and Apps to China, But Still No Sign of any Hardware

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has just launched its e-bookstore and Kindle smartphone apps into China’s crowded e-book market. It has been a lo...

  • December 13, 2012
  • at 1:50 pm
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Mo Yan’s Nobel Prize for Literature Win Leaves China’s E-Commerce Sites Out of Stock

China’s e-commerce sites are struggling to meet demand for the books of Mo Yan after the author last night became the first Chinese re...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Mobile Commerce in China Hits $1.8 Billion in Sales This Quarter

Yes, 95.7 percent of China’s e-commerce sales are made from PCs, but the number made on mobiles is growing fast. For 2012 Q2, iResearc...

  • September 11, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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