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Short video app Douyin expands e-commerce features

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JD readies for life after Richard Liu

JD founder Richard Liu (Image credit: TechNode) With contributions from Wei…


E-commerce startup Taojiji may file for bankruptcy

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E-commerce in 2019: Year of the livestreamer

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Pinduoduo says it is not joining the fray with livestreams, just helping sellers

Image credit: Pinduoduo Chinese social e-commerce site Pinduoduo said that the…


Alibaba sharpens focus on C2M business with Taobao, Tmall restructure

Taobao and Tmall President Jiang Fan in 2019. (Image credit: Alibaba) Chinese…


Food delivery: Drivers take the risks. Platforms reap the rewards.

With additional reporting from Nicole Jao and Coco Gao.  Food delivery…


JD, Jingdong, new retail, automated convenience store, robots, ecommerce

CHINA VOICES | JD's vision of the future

Entrance to a JD unmanned convenience store (Image credit: Michael Norris) This…


Grocery startup Dailuobo may have burned $92 million in 5 months

(Image credit: Dailuobo) Dailuobo, the Chinese online-to-offline grocery…


Pinduoduo may soon add livestreams to boost growth

Image credit: Pinduoduo Chinese e-commerce upstart Pinduoduo debuted its first…