By Sasha Fedorenko April 25, 2019 - 11:08 am

“China brings opportunities for niche and creative brands:” Marie Tulloch

"China brings opportunities for niche and creative brands," is how Marie Tulloch of Emerging Communications describes the market many are wishing to join at FUTR. The FUTR is an annual event which focuses on practical insights and case studies on the evolving industry to meet the

Amazon China to shut down in July

Amazon China will shut down it's local retail operations and marketplace in China according to Bloomberg. Amazon have thrown in the towel in China and not only will local selling shut, but also their third party marketplace meaning that sellers will no longer be able

Counterfeit goods make up 3.3% of global online retail

Counterfeit goods are experiencing a rise of demand amongst consumers around the world wanting branded products with a cheaper price tag. The worth of fake products has reached 3.3% of the whole global online retail, says The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and

eBay tell Chinese sellers: ‘Stop location abuse now’

eBay have announced to Chinese Sellers that they must comply with the eBay overseas warehouse policy with immediate effect. eBay are requiring sellers to take immediate action and amend their UK overseas warehouse location settings to China if they are lying and stop cheating buyers

Are eBay clamping down on Chinese location abuse?

We've discussed Chinese location abuse from Chinese sellers many times over the years and it's a bit of a moving target. Some Chinese sellers operate fantastic eBay businesses but there are many who invariably try to skirt around the rules (and often downright lie) in

‘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

Chinese online retail to be ‘double the size’ of the US market

Chinese online retail look set to reach a "double the size" of the US market in three years, says new research by Forrester. The ecommerce market is expected to hit $1.8tn (£1.4tr) in 2022, suggests report by The ecommerce in China: trends and outlook for the

‘We want to be part of Chinese payment capabilities, says PayPal’s CEO

"We want to be a part" of Chinese payment capabilities, is how PayPal's CEO describes the vision of the payments provider in terms of future cross-border collaboration. "China developed a very robust set of digital payment capabilities," is what Dan Schulman, CEO of PayPal finds attractive

US-China trade war: Alibaba hits back at the US over ‘unfair’ treatment of Huawei

Alibaba hit back at the US's "unfair" treatment of technology company Huawei after the country tried to limit the tech leader's access to Western markets, in what increasingly looks like a US-China trade war. The marketplace said last Friday that the manipulation of Huawei's trading in international markets