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Briefing: Head of Alibaba’s Tmall aims to double sales in 3 years

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NetEase Kaola to open first factory store as it pushes further offline

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Pinduoduo’s struggles are like ‘Yao Ming in elementary school’: CEO

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SF Express shutters grocery stores amid slowing e-commerce growth

(Image credit: SF Express) Chinese logistics company SF Express is shrinking…


Briefing: Taobao doubles down on used car sales with Guazi and Souche

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WeChat's new mini-program logistics linkup raises e-commerce stakes

On Monday, Tencent’s WeChat app launched a logistics interface for its popular…


Briefing: Consumer group accuses Fliggy, Ctrip of price optimization

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Briefing: Alibaba-owned Lazada to bolster financial services offerings

E-retailer Lazada looks to boost financial services as it takes a page from the…


Briefing: Alibaba travel platform Fliggy launches duty-free online shopping

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