Posts Tagged: b2c

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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myntra marketplace

Myntra set to open marketplace for boutique fashion brands in April

Fashion e-store Myntra is set to emulate its Indian rival Flipkart by launching a marketplace for local businesses and boutique brands to se...

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 4:45 pm
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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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Huawei Enters Thai Smartphone Market For First Time, Launches Ascend P6 Today

Today, Huawei, the world’s third largest phone manufacturer, launched the Huawei Ascend P6 smartphone in Thailand. This is the first time ...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 5:01 pm
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Pakistani E-Commerce Ventures Look Global

Pakistani E-Commerce Ventures Look Global

The e-commerce sector in Pakistan is increasingly looking to global markets. Indeed, it started in 2002 with Tohfay specializing in deliveri...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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China ecommerce

China Leads Asia in VC Investments in E-Commerce; Sadly Acquisitions Are a Rare Sight [STATS]

Earlier today we looked at a report that has counted up $6.9 billion in investments among Asian e-commerce sites from 2010 to the present da...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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China ecommerce sales

China’s Top Electronics Retailer Opens a Virtual Storefront on Tmall

China’s biggest brick-and-mortar retailer of home electronics and gadgets has made a new move to embrace e-commerce today. Gome (HKG:0493)...

  • June 5, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Jingdong supermarket

Jingdong Gets Fresh, Adds a Supermarket to its E-Commerce Offerings

China’s Jingdong (formerly called 360Buy) is expanding yet again from its original Amazon-style offerings, this time adding a supermarket ...

  • May 7, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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AliExpress global

China’s Alibaba Refocuses its AliExpress Site as a Global Shopping Marketplace

Alibaba has restructured and refocused its English-language AliExpress site so that it focuses more on global shoppers. Previously aimed mor...

  • March 28, 2013
  • at 7:56 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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Chinese e-store Jingdong set to pull in over $16 billion in sales in 2013

Chinese e-store Jingdong set to pull in over $16 billion in sales in 2013

Chinese e-store Jingdong is on course to pull in over $16.35 billion in sales revenue in 2013, according to founder and CEO Liu Qiangdong. S...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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LewatMana helps Indonesian commuters dodge traffic with live CCTV feeds during travel season

The Ramadan holiday has passed, bringing people back to Jakarta. Jakarta during Ramadan is great because most areas are basically empty; no ...

  • August 22, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Lazada Helps Bloggers Monetize with New Affiliate Program

Lazada seems to share the same vision as Idblognetwork now that the Rocket Internet e-store is offering an advertising service for bloggers ...

  • July 29, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Japanese Fashion E-Store Locondo Slips Into $6.2 Million in Funding

Japanese fashion and shoes e-store has today slipped into JPY 600 million ($6.2 million) in series B funding. The investment is l...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Asia ecommerce stats 2013

Asian E-Commerce Sites Net $6.9 Billion in Investment in Past 3 Years, But Exits Still Tiny [STATS]

Asian e-commerce companies have attracted $6.9 billion across 383 deals – through funding, acquisitions, and IPOs – from 2010 to...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 10:35 am
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Not as big as Alibaba, but upcoming IPO for rival JD could value it at up to $24.6 billion

The Race is On: China’s Jingdong Starts 3-Hour Delivery in Major Cities

China’s largest Amazon-like e-store, Jingdong, has just rolled out two new supercharged delivery options in six major cities. The nigh...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 4:17 pm
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Jingdong, JD Global site

How China’s Jingdong is Looking to Overseas Chinese Customers to Kickstart Global Sales

Back in October last year, China’s second-biggest B2C e-commerce site launched a global version of its store that ships items from Chi...

  • April 22, 2013
  • at 2:48 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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