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By Sasha Fedorenko July 19, 2019 - 10:44 am

Tmall welcomes luxury brand Michael Kors to debut in China

A luxury US brand Michael Kors have announced the launch of a digital flagship store on Tmall and the Tmall Luxury Pavilion, Alibaba Group’s dedicated platform for luxury and premium goods. The move marks the brand's first ecommerce channel in China. Michael Kors say Tmall serves as

11th 11.11 Single’s Day to be Global Shopping Festival

With Amazon Prime Day (two days!) finally over and the never ending parade of deals at an end, you might be thinking that the next big sales event will be Black Friday. Not so, this year Alibaba are aiming to make the 11th Single's Day

Amazon and Alibaba both rumoured to be interested in Correios acquisition

The of Brazilian governement appears keen to privatise Correios (Empresa Brasileira de Correios e Telégrafos), the national postal service of Brazil and Amazon and Alibaba have both been rumoured as interested potential buyers. In 2017, Brazil made up 38% of the entire Latin-American eCommerce market and

Tmall new flagship stores to tap into personalised experiences

Tmall today announced the introduction of Tmall new flagship stores to help their marketplace merchants tap into the personalised experiences. The new format from Alibaba Group’s B2C online marketplace, called Flagship Store 2.0 is designed to feature more tailored services for consumers. The technology behind this

Jacobs Douwe Egberts selling Tea to China on Tmall Global

Jacobs Douwe Egberts will sell its coffee and tea brands in China through Tmall Global, Alibaba Group’s dedicated cross-border e-commerce platform, making the Dutch beverage giant the latest company from the Netherlands to leverage Alibaba’s platforms to reach Chinese consumers. The new flagship store, which launched

Tmall Global English Language site launched

A Tmall Global English language website has been launched to streamline the onboarding process for international brands that want to sell on the platform. The site will educate brands about Tmall Global and selling into the world’s second-largest economy, as well as allow them to

Alibaba sees the biggest yet 6.18 mid-year shopping festival

Alibaba have announced that the largest yet in scale and reach 6.18 mid-year shopping festival connected a record number of brands with the country’s hundreds of developing cities. Alibaba say that more than 200,000 brands participated in 6.18 this year mid-year shopping festival. Apart from offering discounts

Alibaba and United Nations partner to raise environmental protection

Alibaba and United Nations (UN) have partnered to raise awareness of the importance of environmental protection for World Environment Day, the UN’s annual campaign held on the 5th of June, reported Alibaba's news outlet Alizila. In 1974, the UN has used World Environment Day to promote

Yandex Market to sell China’s goods in Russia

Yandex is teaming up with to increase cross border trade from China into Russia. Yandex Market is a joint venture between Russian search engine Yandex and Russia's largest bank Sberbank. They have signed a strategic deal with according to Interfax. Yandex.Market combines a comparison