Retail and Consumer

Latest retail and consumer news.

05 June, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc on people’s lives and has inflicted serious pain on many country’s economies. The ‘retail apocalypse’ that started when companies like Amazon, Alibaba, and Jingdong started years ago has been accelerated.

25 October, 2019

Under the direction of Peggy Fang Roe, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of Marriott Asia Pacific, the Marriott group is successfully innovating to localize their global campaigns and effectively capture this rapidly-growing market.

08 November, 2017

The government has recently taken steps to curb “professional complainers” that seek out defective products for compensation, but they are likely to remain a problem for many years to come.

15 June, 2017

For any company entering a foreign market, the task of localizing a good or service is often an endeavor critical for success. Ole Ruch shares his insights into localizing a unique product—office spaces—for a myriad of international customers.

06 March, 2017

Relying on outdated information, many people believe that sports in China are struggling. The reality is that the sporting environment in China is ready for kickoff.

06 September, 2016

Industry respondents to the Business Climate Survey report higher levels of profit and optimism, thanks to China's travel-hungry middle class.

01 September, 2016

Chinese tourists want bigger, better and first-ever attractions. US tourism brands such as Disney and Royal Caribbean know a thing or two about thinking big.

08 August, 2016

A majority of consumer products companies view their company’s unique branding as a significant competitive advantage over domestic competitors.

08 August, 2016

The Retail and Distribution industry business climate is in line with general market outlook of foreign business in other sectors, with respondents indicating strong optimism about domestic market growth in China but also significant challenges.

09 December, 2015

Diaz is the Publisher and Cofounder of China Digital Review, an online magazine that helps those in the West to better understand the Chinese market.