Supermarkets and Hypermarkets in China: A revolution yet to come | daxue consulting

Grocery retail industry in China

How is the supermarket and hypermarket industry in China currently performing? Supermarkets and hypermarkets in China are becoming more and more prevalent. A supermarket is a large form of the traditional grocery store: a self-service shop offering a wide variety of food and household products, organized into aisles. A hypermarket, on the other hand, differs […]

Market research: The soft drink market in China | Daxue Consulting

soft drink market in China

Continued expansion of China’s soft drink market The soft drink market in China include drinks with alcohol content of less than 0.5%. It can be classified into bottled water, soda drinks, carbonated beverages, fruit and vegetable beverages, tea beverages, milk, etc. This market analysis focuses on the development, consumers, brands and segmentation of the soft […]

The pinnacle of the Chinese luxury watch market: Rolex in China | Daxue Consulting

Rolex in China

There is a saying in China: 穷人玩车,富人玩表, “The poor play with luxury cars, while the rich play with luxury watches”. As the Chinese earnings are increasing, their demand for luxury products is also increasing. In 2017, Swiss watch exports saw their strongest growth in more than five years according to a report by the Federation of the […]

Podcast transcript #44: The challenges of promoting Italian products in China

Italian products in China

Find here the China paradigm episode 44. Learn more about Carlo Dragonetti’s story in China and find all the details and additional links below. Full transcript below: Matthieu David: Hi everyone, I’m Matthieu David, the founder of Daxue consulting and the China marketing podcast China paradigm and today I’m with Carlo Dragonetti. You are in […]

Сross-border e-commerce in China: What do new CBE regulations mean for your exports business? | Daxue Consulting

CBE regulations

How will the Chinese cross-border e-commerce market change? New CBE regulations On January 1st, 2019, China implemented new cross-border e-commerce regulations to improve the supervision of CBE retail imports. The two Circulars were issued by the Ministry of Commerce, the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Finance, the General Administration of Customs (GAC), […]

[Podcast] China Paradigm #33: How to run a health food business in China

Health food business in China

China Paradigm interviews Benjamin Patin, co-founder of Wheat Co. and Sailang. In this interview we learn about both his businesses, one doing China imports and one is a healthy restaurant in Shanghai. Diving deep into the business model of his restaurant, as it includes many interesting elements like meal planning and nutrition advising, we learn […]