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September 

September 11 - This Beauty Brand Spent 6 Million Dollars to Sponsor China's Hottest TV Show

September 4 - Behind China Duty Free Group’s Shift Towards Cross-Border E-Commerce

August 2020 

August 28 - These Chinese Beauty Retailers are Giving Sephora a Run for Its Money

August 21 - A Glance at China's Emerging Perfume Industry

August 14Exporting OTC Pharmaceutical Items to China Through Cross-Border E-Commerce

July 2020 

July 31 - Global Sportswear Brands are Taking Omnichannel Retail in China to the Next Level

July 24 - Can China‘s Newest Luxury E-Commerce Player Take Off?

July 17 - How This Local Skincare Brand is Using Private Traffic to Draw and Engage Customers

July 10 - 5 Emerging Chinese Beauty Brands to Watch and Why

July 3 - 10 German Brands that Chinese Consumers Are Crazy For and Why 

June 2020

June 19 - 3 Alipay Mini-Programs to Watch Out for in China Retail

June 12 - Hunan Milk Powder Incident Sparks Memories of 2008

June 5 - Is Your Brand Ready for Tmall?

May 2020

May 29 - How Tmall & Tmall Global are Different and Why it Matters to Brands

May 22 - Net-A-Porter Livestreams with Top KOL Mr. Bags for 520 Valentines Day

May 15 - Why This Pinduoduo Livestreaming Session Pulled in Over One Million Viewers

May 8 - What's Behind Charlotte Tilbury‘s Success in China?

April 2020

April 30 -  Online Retail in China Makes a Resurgence

April 24 - China’s Top KOL Trashes Hermes’ New Lipstick Line

April 17- Why Tmall Plans to Incubate 1,000 New Beauty Brands

April - What We Can Learn from Cosmetics Retailer Space NK’s Retreat from China

April 3 - Brands Continue to Launch on Tmall Despite Coronavirus Crisis

March 2020

March 27 - How Europe's Coronavirus Crisis is Affecting Cross-Border Exports to China

March 20 - China Retail is Bouncing Back

March 13 - E-Commerce Highlights from this Year‘s Women's Day Sales

March 6 - What retailers can learn from China as it fends off coronavirus

February 2020

February 28 - China Attempts to Produce 530 Million Face Masks a Day

February 21 - How Brands are Responding to the Coronavirus Crisis this Valentines Day

February 14 - Tmall Global Offers Support Program

February 7 - How Sars Led to the Birth of China E-commerce

January 2020

January 16 - KOCs: A New Breed of Influencers

January 9, 2020 - The E-Commerce Opportunity in China's OTC Pharmaceuticals Market

January 3, 2020 - 5 China E-Commerce Categories to Watch in 2020

December 2019

December 27, 2019 - Best of Azoya 2019

December 19, 2019 - Could Vegan Meat be the Next Big Thing in China?

December 13, 2019 - Eight Things that Rocked China E-Commerce in 2019

December 5, 2019 - Black Friday: China E-Commerce's Best Known Secret?

November 2019

November 27, 2019 - Why The Amazon-Pinduoduo Partnership Makes Perfect Sense

November 22, 2019 - How L'Oreal Sales Surpassed One Billion RMB on Singles Day

November 13, 2019 - A Wrap-Up of Singles Day 2019

November 7, 2019 - Why You Should Watch Out for These Chinese Brands on Singles Day

October 2019

October 30, 2019 - Why this year’s Singles Day will be different

October 24, 2019 - Dissecting Shinsegae's Travel Retail WeChat Mini-Program

October 16, 2019 - Tmall Global and Other Marketplace Changes in 3Q 2019

October 9, 2019 - The Anatomy of an Omni-Channel WeChat Mini-Program

September  2019

September 26, 2019 - Countdown to Singles Day: Preparing for the Big Day

September 20, 2019 - Why Bellamy's Australia Sold to Mengniu Dairy

September 12, 2019 - Amsterdam Airport, Smart Retail, and WeChat Mini-Programs

September 6, 2019 - Aldi Shows Us How Smart Retail is Done in China

August 2019

August 30, 2019 - Animal Testing for Imported Cosmetics - What's New This Year?

August 21, 2019 - Hong Kong Protests: Bad for Offline Retail, Good for E-Commerce?

August 15, 2019 - Netease Rumored to Sell Kaola to Alibaba for $2 Billion

August 9, 2019 - Understanding China's Most Popular Affiliate Marketing Site - SMZDM.com

August 1, 2019 - Why Was Xiaohongshu Pulled from China's App Stores?

July 2019

July 25, 2019 - China's Lipstick War

July 12, 2019 - Video is the Next Frontier for China E-Commerce

July 4, 2019 - Tmall Global and Other Marketplace Changes in 2Q 2019

June 2019

June 28, 2019 - Top Three Beauty Trends in China

June 21, 2019 - A Wrap-Up of JD.com's 618 Festival; Download Our Logistics E-Book

June 6, 2019 - JD.com's Biggest Event of the Year, Download our E-Book on CBEC Sales Channels

May 2019

May 31, 2019 - China's Fake Goods Problem, Allbirds' China Entry Strategy

May 23, 2019 -  Forever 21's China Exit, Download Our Playbook in French & Italian

May 10, 2019 - Back to Basics: An Introduction to Cross-Border E-Commerce

April 2019

April 17, 2019 -  Why China E-Commerce is Going Crazy for WeChat Mini-Programs

April 11, 2019 - Chinese Government Lowers Taxes Again, Boosting CBEC Imports

April 4, 2019 -  WeChat's New Logistics API Helps E-Commerce Sellers Streamline Their Shipping Operations

March 2019

March 29, 2019 -  Tmall Unveils New Import Initiatives

March 22, 2019 -  How Anta and Xtep Plan to Take Over China's Sportswear Market

March 17, 2019 -  Chinese Government Lowers VAT Rates; Cross-Border E-Commerce Benefits

February 2019

February 28, 2019 -  Why Global Retailers Are Leaving Tmall And What This Means For Your Business

February 20, 2019 -  Could Amazon China's Merger With Netease Kaola Pave The Way For A Comeback?

January 2019

January 31, 2019 -  How These Top Luxury Brands Are Prepping For Chinese New Year 2019

January 17, 2019 -  Will Cross-Border WeChat Selling Be The Next Big Thing For Travel Retail?

January 3, 2019 -  Top 10 Predictions For China Cross-Border E-Commerce In 2019

December 2018

December 19, 2019 -  Happy Holidays!

December 14, 2019 -  The Limits of Marketing on WeChat and Why Influencers are So Important

November 2018

November 30, 2019 -  WeChat E-Commerce Showdown: Mini-Programs vs H5 Stores

November 22, 2019 -  State Council Raises Limit on Cross-Border E-Commerce Purchases, Luxury Retailers Rejoice

November 16, 2019 -  Cross-Border E-Commerce Cashes In On Singles Day As Tmall Growth Decelerates

November 9, 2019 - What You Can Learn From These Top Sellers As They Prepare For Singles Day