Trip.com continued to grapple in the second quarter from stifling effects from the pandemic, and it expects the fallout to extend into the third quarter.
Alibaba rolled out its Xunxi Digital Factory program, while the pet e-commerce industry and healthtech sector are booming amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Bytedance is blocking links to e-commerce stores on livestreams in flagship video app Douyin as it vies for a share of e-commerce.
A viral article exposed hazardous conditions for China’s delivery drivers, but many are skeptical that Eleme and Meituan will solve the problems.
Alibaba raises its bet in the logistics industry, China’s coffee war continues to brew, Bytedance adds a crucial piece to its e-commerce puzzle.
Pinduoduo saw gains in revenue and monthly users, but US share prices dropped in response to its topline miss and questions about next steps.
China’s e-commerce giants understand delivery speed is the top priority, and competition is driving the field ahead of US firms like Amazon.
The head of Tesla China urged employees to speak up in defense of the company on social networks amid a public spat with Pinduoduo over a Model 3 group buy.
Vipshop is the latest in a series of US-listed Chinese tech companies mulling a secondary offering in Hong Kong to hedge the risks of a China-US tech war.
Alibaba is building out its digital ecosystem by adding Netease, the popular music-streaming platform, to its customer loyalty program.
Chinese tech giants are homing in on the country’s lower-tier cities with group buying features that encourage neighbors to order food delivered in bulk.
Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo is testing a new wholesaling service which connects merchant buyers with manufacturers and wholesalers.
Meituan is taking a leaf out of Pinduoduo’s book by integrating social elements to its food delivery business hoping boost user engagement.
Kaola wants to boost engagement and user retention as Chinese tech giants vie for dominance in the country’s cross border e-commerce sector.
The new service expands on previous partnerships between Starbucks and Alibaba, including voice ordering on virtual assistant Tmall Genie
Westore on the Wechat platform is one of Tencent’s latest efforts to build up its e-commerce product lines as it takes aim at rivals including Alibaba.
Pinduoduo founder Colin Huang left his role as CEO just as his net worth exploded by $25 billion and contributor Michael Norris has a question: what gives?
China’s ongoing digital transformation is attracting attention from the state as well as the country’s biggest tech companies including Alibaba.
Weibo said it made the decision to block all but approved sites because the service is heavily abused by scammers and illegal sites.
The e-commerce industry is threatened by an dependency on paid media and platforms. They boost sales today, but they are dangerous for brands in the long run.
Along with Ant Financial’s Mybank, other tech giants are targeting micro and small enterprises by offering low-interest or interest-free loans.
By collaborating with Alibaba’s popular “new retail” stores, Beyond Meat is positioning itself to hit the radar of China’s urban consumers.
Chinese regulators are stepping up its efforts to regulate false claims and misinformation in the burgeoning livestream e-commerce market.
A lot of people were counting on a big 618 to kickstart consumption—and early numbers from China’s second-biggest shopping festival suggest it worked out.