Tencent’s approach to smart retail as an enabler

Houfer Chen, director of Tencent Smart Retail (Image credit: Tencent) China's…


Luckin launching juice business in China with European partner, LDC

Luckin and LDC executives attending the signing ceremony. (Image credit: Luckin…


Pinduoduo looking to raise $1 billion in convertible note offering

Screenshot from iQiyi platform of Pinduoduo's sponsorship ad during the third…


The role of RFID in new retail supply chains

A man checking an RFID-tagged sneaker at The Retail Lab while the nearby screen…


JD.com aims to slash delivery times with offline partner program

JD.com staff at a company distribution center in Gu'an located in northeast…


INSIGHTS | Digital marketing primer 2019

Image credit: Bigstock/giggsy25 It’s hard not to dislike marketing for its…


Powered by JD.com's tech, Rakuten launches autonomous deliveries in Japan

Image credit: Rakuten JD.com is providing its unmanned delivery solutions to…


China's environmental innovations on show at Taobao Maker Festival

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0JXYBfL3xE&feature=youtu.be If you can’t…


Suning.com to open more than 200 stores within Carrefour locations

An unmanned Suning store. (Image credit: TechNode) Chinese retailer Suning.com,…


INSIGHTS | Alibaba isn’t Jack Ma

Alibaba booth at WAIC on Aug. 30, 2019 in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi…