Alibaba to Open Logistics Centre in France

As competition becomes fiercer for the largest online retailer, companies are trying to expand into new territories. Amazon has been making expansions in recent years especially in the east. Competitor Alibaba...

Alibaba Lands Again on US Government List for Fakes

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative on Friday (USTR) listed Alibaba's Taoboa.com marketplace on its list of Notorious Markets as a source of fake and pirated merchandise. The USTR report makes...
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Giorgio Armani Beauty Joins the List of Luxury Cosmetic Brands at Tmall

Giorgio Armani Beauty will soon join the list of other high-end beauty products at Tmall by January, making its list more extensive than before. According to Alibaba on 25 December, Giorgio Armani...

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day As a Commercial Venture

With this age of globalization and commercialism, there is always now an excuse to celebrate something. Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, for instance. Now Alibaba has singles in sight, and it...
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Alibaba Planning to Expand Its Presence in India

Alibaba is reportedly planning to buy at least a 25% stake in Bigbasket. Alibaba’s plan of buying out Bigbasket will help the Chinese eCommerce giant in gaining a strong position in...

Cainiao Network Sets New Record Delivery Time for 11.11

With all the hoopla about Black Friday and Cyber Monday week sales, the largest shopping day in the world was really on 11/11/2017. This promoted day by Alibaba not only had record...

Alibaba Invests $2.9 Billion Continue Offline Retail Expansion

Alibaba is set to invest at least $2.88 billion in shares to get a major stake from China’s top hypermarket operator Sun Art as the company tries to penetrate the offline...

Record Alibaba 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

Alibaba's single shopping day beat all shopping days, including Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The power of Alibaba's global marketplace brand generated over $25 billion in sales in one day among...

Alibaba Gateway 17 Toronto Canada Recap

Earlier this year, Alibaba hosted a two day event Gateway 17 in Detroit. We reported on it in detail then. This week Alibaba hosted the same style event, also dubbed Gateway 17,...
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Alibaba AI Helps Mobile Engagement

Online shopping has become even more intuitive with artificial intelligence, or AI. This has helped now even for mobile shopping, and it is being used by Alibaba very effectively. It has become...