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Convenience drives Chinese smart-home market

New research from market intelligence agency Mintel has suggested that convenience will dr…

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Will Next Retail supersede New Retail?  

Next Retail is shaping up as the successor to China’s burgeoning New Retail industry, sa…

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E-commerce tipped to take one third of Asia-Pacific retail spending

E-commerce will account for 31.4 per cent of total Asia-Pacific retail spending by 2020, p…

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China’s cosmeceuticals market lagging

Yet to reach its full impact, China’s cosmeceuticals market has had a low retail uptake …

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Starbucks China welcomes pets in new outlets

Customers are allowed to take their pets to two new Starbucks China coffee outlets.


China online spending to nudge 50 per cent of total retail market

China online spending is set to account for almost 50 per cent of the country’s total re…

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Five key China consumer trends in 2018

Mintel has identified five key China consumer trends set to shape the market in 2018.

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Chinese convenience-store customers seek quality

Product quality is a key factor for most Chinese convenience store customers, new research…

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‘Active Beauty’ the next new trend in personal care industry

Mintel Beauty & Personal Care says ‘Active Beauty’ is the next key trend set to im…

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High interest in wearable devices in China

Mintel research finds that 43 per cent of urban consumers are interested in buying wearabl…


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