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Luckin Coffee Turns Up Heat on Starbucks With Major Food Supply Deal

Luckin Coffee Turns Up Heat on Starbucks With Major Food Supply Deal

Chinese unicorn roaster Luckin Coffee has upped the ante in its rivalry with Starbucks after signing a deal with three…

Aug 1, 2018
Liu Jing & Tang Shihua
Suning to Splurge USD1.5 Billion, Source Scarce Euro Goods Via Import Expo

Suning to Splurge USD1.5 Billion, Source Scarce Euro Goods Via Import Expo

Chinese mega-retailer Suning Holdings Group plans to buy wares from exhibitors at the First China International Import Expo, European consumer…

Jul 30, 2018
Wang Hai
The Technological Breakthroughs of Walmart

The Technological Breakthroughs of Walmart

Despite being around since 1962, even huge global companies like Walmart have to do all they can to stay ahead…

Jun 11, 2018
Karthik Reddy
Suning Completes Road Test of Driverless Heavy-Duty Truck ‘Strolling Dragon’ in Automation Push

Suning Completes Road Test of Driverless Heavy-Duty Truck ‘Strolling Dragon’ in Automation Push

Jiangsu Suning Logistics Co, a logistics service subsidiary of Chinese retail giant Suning Holdings Group Co., has successfully completed the…

May 25, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Largest Supermarket Chain Signs Up for Dada-JD Daojia Home Delivery

China’s Largest Supermarket Chain Signs Up for Dada-JD Daojia Home Delivery

China Resources Vanguard Co., a leading domestic grocery retailer, has opened online stores on JD.Com Inc.’s home delivery platform for…

Apr 16, 2018
Tang Shihua
Alibaba, Japan’s Softbank Eye Bigger Share in India’s E-Commerce Boom With Investment in Paytm

Alibaba, Japan’s Softbank Eye Bigger Share in India’s E-Commerce Boom With Investment in Paytm

China’s largest e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Japan’s Softbank Group Corp. will jointly invest USD445 million in India’s…

Apr 3, 2018
Xu Wei
Twenty-Five Major Retailers Warn Trump Tariffs on China Will Hurt US Households

Twenty-Five Major Retailers Warn Trump Tariffs on China Will Hurt US Households

Twenty-five well-known U.S. retailers, including Best Buy, Gap Inc., and Ikea North America Services LLC, asked President Trump not…

Mar 20, 2018
Xu Wei
Hemei Group Will Act as Global Brand Agency to China Mall for USD4.5 Million

Hemei Group Will Act as Global Brand Agency to China Mall for USD4.5 Million

Shenzhen Hemei Group Co. will provide international brand agency services to a shopping center in Yangzhou, in East China’s Jiangsu…

Feb 12, 2018
Tang Shihua
Tencent Subsidiary Teams Up With Supermarket Chain Operator to Develop Smart Retail

Tencent Subsidiary Teams Up With Supermarket Chain Operator to Develop Smart Retail

Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. is to team up with another supermarket operator Better Life Commercial Chain Share Co. to…

Feb 5, 2018
Tang Shihua
High-End Maternal, Child Product Retailer Mikibobo Secures Funds to Upgrade Supply Chain

High-End Maternal, Child Product Retailer Mikibobo Secures Funds to Upgrade Supply Chain

Mikibobo, the imported maternal and child products retailer, raised tens of millions of yuan in series-A1 financing and will use…

Jan 3, 2018
Tang Shihua
Office Vending Machine Startup Xedaojia Raises USD30 Million, Vies to Expand Its Network

Office Vending Machine Startup Xedaojia Raises USD30 Million, Vies to Expand Its Network

Chinese office vending machine startup Xedaojia has secured CNY200 million (USD30.3 million) in B-round financing, and will use the funds it raised to expand its service network, 36kr reported.

Dec 11, 2017
Tang Shihua
Retailer-Oriented CRM Service Supplier Bizvane Pools Tens of Millions of Yuan in A-Round Financing

Retailer-Oriented CRM Service Supplier Bizvane Pools Tens of Millions of Yuan in A-Round Financing

Data technology company Bizvane, a supplier of retailer-oriented customer relationship management (CRM) systems, secured tens of millions of yuan during…

Nov 22, 2017
Tang Shihua