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By Sasha Fedorenko May 20, 2019 - 5:28 pm

Aliababa puts philanthropy at the core of operations

"If the earth is sick, no one is healthy," is how Alibaba's co-founder Jack Ma describes the philanthropy motto surrounding the business' operations, as reported by Alizila. This expression has echoed Alibaba's new report findings which highlight the company's three-pronged approach to ethical retailing. Alibaba currently

AliExpress open the doors to non-Chinese merchants

AliExpress have started to court merchants from outside China, initially inviting sellers from Italy, Russia, Spain and Turkey. Up to now, only Chinese sellers have been able to sell on AliExpress and this signals the start of Alibaba's push to extend their global reach and

AliExpress gets buy now, pay later with Alipay and Klarna via Adyen

AliExpress have added Klarna’s Pay Later option through payment platforms Alipay and Adyen. Klarna’s ‘Pay later’ solution is enabled by Adyen, the payments provider behind AliExpress. This will empower AliExpress’ shoppers in Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and Finland to decide when and how they want

Alibaba new local to global service aims to support SMBs’ expansion efforts

An Alibaba new local to global service is aiming to support small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) expansion efforts, as reported today by The Financial Times. Alibaba are introducing a new initiative in an ongoing bid to fulfil their 'global dream,' their mission to trade globally,

Alibaba voice-powered makeup mirror offers beauty goods

Alibaba voice-powered makeup mirror, Tmall Genie Queen has launched on Tmall following its debut at Alibaba's annual Tmall Beauty Awards in March. The Tmall Genie Queen responds to voice commands to offer consumers beauty tips, beauty-routine reminders and branded content. It aims to promote beauty branded

Alexander McQueen to run own Tmall Luxury Pavilion Store

Alexander McQueen are launching a virtual store on the Tmall Luxury Pavilion, Alibaba Group’s dedicated platform for luxury and premium brands. What's unique about this is Tmall Luxury Pavilion store is that Alexander McQueen will be the first Pavilion flagship online store in China that’s directly

Tmall New Products dedicated gateway on Mobile Taobao app

Alibaba have launched a new dedicated gateway for consumers to find Tmall New Products products on its sister Mobile Taobao app. The move comes as Tmall looks to reinforce its position as a branding powerhouse, as well as the go-to platform for brands making product

Up to 50% off for 7th Anniversary of AliExpress

Alibaba are celebrating the 7th anniversary of AliExpress with an up to 50% off sale. PayPal, a payment method on AliExpress are joining in the celebration with $4 off a $30 order. The 7th Anniversary of AliExpress Paypal $4 off offer is running until midnight US

‘We’re like Amazon, Facebook and Google in China:’ Alibaba CMO

"We are like the combination of an Amazon, a Facebook and a Google in China, " is how Alibaba CMO summaries the company's three-pronged ethos. Speaking at ad-marketing event in Kochi, Chris Tung, CMO of Alibaba said that the company developed across many areas to represent