New technology drives the Consumer Electronics Market in China

Consumer electronics market in China

In 2019, China’s consumer electronics market was 126 billion RMB in size. Consumer electronics refers to any electronic device that people use in everyday life. This includes  televisions, cameras, headphones, tablets, smartphones and many other home products. The consumer electronics market in China is a huge sector of China’s e-commerce market, with Apple being one […]

Daxue Talks 51: How do China’s third party payment platforms work?

China's third party payment platforms

China’s payment platforms In this episode, Stephen Hopkins discusses China’s third-party payment platforms. China’s third-party payment fees are much lower than the west, this made us wonder how WeChat and Alipay work. Hopkins explains the technical side of these platforms in comparison to PayPal. Jump to the question: 1:10 How is Alipay and WeChat pay […]

PayPal officially entered China’ online payment market | daxue consulting


On September 30, 2019, the state-owned People’s Bank of China approved PayPal’s acquisition of the majority stake of GoPay (国付宝 Guofubao) – a company running third-party payment platform in China. PayPal acquired 70% of GoPay’s equity interest through its China-based subsidiary, MeiYinBao Information Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (美银宝信息技术上海有限公司), and became the actual controller of GoPay […]

Podcast transcript #56: How to develop international research business in China and India

international research business in China

Find here the full transcript of China paradigm episode 56. Learn more about Navin Williams’ story developing an international research business 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, China market research company, and its podcast China […]

AI in new retail in China: not just unmanned stores | Daxue Consulting

AI retail China

The Chinese retail industry is reaping the benefits of China’s economic growth. But domestic e-commerce has become saturated and stagnant. The industry is now moving towards “New Retail” to find a new room to grow. The concept of new retail in China is the merge online and offline retail, eliminating the data boundaries between different […]

How the Chinese customer experience differs from the US| Daxue Consulting

Chinese customer experience

Chinese Customer Experience Business in China has grown tremendously over the recent past, making it the envy of most of the traditional economic powerhouses such as the U.S. China’s digital market is breaking borders and records at every corner. But why does it seem so effortless for Chinese businesses to grow? Well, CX professionals attribute […]

Top 6 China e-commerce trends to watch out for in 2019 | Daxue Consulting

e-commerce trends China

China e-commerce Trends It is no surprise that China is the most dynamic e-commerce market in the world today. The growth in the number of online shoppers—and the sums of money consumers are spending via digital channels—is astounding. Organizations from diverse areas are racing to shift their business online or improve their existing online platforms […]

Podcast transcript #25: How to leverage Chinese mobile payment overseas

Chinese mobile payment

Find here the China paradigm episode 25. Learn more about Annie Guo’s story in China and find all the details and additional links below. Full transcript below: Matthieu: Hello, everyone. I am Matthieu David, the founder of Daxue Consulting, and this China marketing podcast, China Paradigm. Today, I am with Annie Guo. So, we found out […]

Podcast transcript #1: How to switch from an agency to SaaS model in China

Saas model in China

Find here the full transcript of China paradigm episode 1. Learn more about Thomas Graziani’s story in China and find all the details and additional links below. BECOME A WECHAT EXPERT BY LISTENING TO THE PODCAST Matthieu David: Hi everyone. I’m interviewing today Thomas Graziani, founder of WalkTheChat, and I am happy to interview you, […]