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Problems with China’s Logistic Industry

Last week, I wrote about express delivery services stopped in China over the Chinese New Year because of not enough capacity.  In fact, there are more problems with China’s logistic industry than a simple lack of hands. (But why we are spending so much time discussing warehouses and delivery crew?  Isn’t Technode a blog for […]

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Tale Of The Falling SNS: 51.com

Chinese SNS 51.com is reportedly seeking to go public amid the IPO heat. 51 is the fourth largest SNS (market share: 10.1%) in China, next to Renren(#1, 25.1%) Kaixin(#2, 19.4%), and Pengyou(#3, 18.1%), a report by Beijing-based market research firm Analysys International shows. “We’re Going Public in 2010” Founded by Pang Dongsheng in 2005, 51.com is […]

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Tencent Restructures Ecommerce Business

On May 30, Tencent, one of the most profitable Chinese internet giant, restructured its ecommerce business in its latest effort to catch up in the booming internet shopping market and compete against Alibaba, the de facto Chinese ecommerce tycoon. Along with the restructuring came internal reorganization and position transfer of executives. Tencent replaced the current […]

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Tips for Luxury Brands in Chinese e-Commerce Market

Sales of luxury goods grew 12% in 2009, to $9.6 billion, accounting for 27.5% of the global market, according to Bain & Co. In the next five years, China’s luxury spending will increase to $14.6 billion, making it the No. 1 luxury market globally. In 2009, China overtook the U.S. to become the world’s second-largest […]

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iSoftstone – outsourcing

Recently, there are many Chinese tech IPO, and some of them are pretty famous, such as Dangdang and Youku. There is one company that most people have not heard of, but I believe it is a good one. The company is Beijing based iSoftstone (www.isoftstone.com). It is the last the last Chinese company to debut […]

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Admomo, the CIA of online advertising intelligence

Do you want to know how much McDonald was spending online for brand advertising and for what campaigns this year ?? Admomo, a Hong Kong based online advertising intelligence startup, offers the answers to questions like that. (Admomo.com) A few clicks on its self- developed tool and a complete report with all the details is […]