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Alibaba founder Jack Ma reflects on 20 years at tech giant as he prepares to step aside

Alibaba founder Jack Ma has made his final appearance as executive chairman, as CEO Daniel…

Alibaba confirms purchase of Kaola business from rival NetEase

Alibaba has confirmed it will buy NetEase’s Kaola for about US$2 billion, a deal widely …

Chinese online retailer rejects Australian daigou buyers

Daigou buyers from Australia have been locked out of one China’s fastest-growing online …

How 5G will revolutionse retail as a great enabler

Thanks to 5G, mobile communication is about to experience its greatest revolution in the 1…

Crabtree & Evelyn losses halve as stores closed and brand moves online

Beauty-products brand Crabtree & Evelyn halved its losses in the first half of the yea…

US fashion brand Everlane launches on Tmall Global

US fashion brand Everlane has opened a store on Alibaba’s cross-border e-commerce market…

Gome Retail to target smaller cities as restructure begins to show fruit

Gome Retail Holdings will speed up its penetration into lower-tier Mainland China markets …

Tmall designers line up for New York Fashion Week

Alibaba Group’s B2C platform Tmall has announced its lineup of designers that will hit t…

Alibaba Hong Kong IPO postponed due to unrest

The planned US$15 billion Alibaba Hong Kong IPO has been postponed due to continuing polit…

Online retail turns 25, but physical stores are more relevant than ever

Online retail turns 25 this month – but the importance and relevance of brick-and-mortar s…