A guide to product packaging sizes in China

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China’s retail industry looked promising in the first quarter; the retail sales of consumer goods excluding automobiles was 3,155.4 billion yuan (USD 492.2 billion) in March, a 34.2% increase from last year. This gives a positive outlook for consumer-packaged goods (CPG) companies as consumption rebounds in China. However, the rising competition intensity and changing consumer […]

China Paradigm Transcript #106: Creatively multitasking for luxury brands in China

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Find here China Paradigm episode 106. In this interview, Matthieu Rochette-Schneider tells us about his top management experience in Asia, Centdegrés business in the local market and creatively multitasking for luxury brands in China. Full transcript below: Matthieu David: Hello everyone. I am Matthieu David, the founder of Daxue Consulting and its podcast, China Paradigm. Joining me […]

Official guide to brand storytelling in China

brand storytelling in China

Every brand has a story, and brands can narrate their story to engage with their audience. Through a narrative, an audience can become more sentimentally connected with a brand, which could in turn foster greater brand equity and loyalty. A strong brand storytelling in China goes beyond merely advertisement; brands that tell a story convey […]

Daxue Talks transcript #89: Online strategies for fashion brands in China

Online strategies for fashion brands in China

Online strategies for fashion brands in China Click here to listen to episode 89 where Olivier Vérot from Gentleman Marketing Agency (GMA) talked about online presence and strategies used by fashion brands in China. He explains the role of branded websites, describes the different SEO strategies, and shares information on how to open a Tmall […]

Tips for co-branding in China as a foreign brand

Co-branding strategies in China for foreign brands

Co-branding strategies have been widely used and seem to work particularly well in the Chinese market. Over the past few years, many brands have successfully drawn traffic, boosted their sales and even rejuvenated their brand image in China through collaborating with other brands. Collaborations can come from completely different industries, such as the cooperation between […]

China Paradigm 96: Creating opportunities through connections (关系)

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Matthieu David interviews Guillaume Sergent, founder and CEO at Ailion Golf, a company that offers fashion solutions to golf enthusiasts in China. How did Guillaume get his company off the ground and what are Ailion’s marketing and brand strategies? Find out the answers to these questions and learn more about the possible opportunities through connections […]

Branding in China: Connecting directly to Chinese consumers

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To successfully develop a brand in China, it is not enough to take a short-term outlook and try to sell into every available market. Doing so risk eroding long-term prospects. So, some brands sell directly to Chinese consumers through direct-to-consumer (DTC) channels while branding in China. International brands like Nike or Louis Vuitton have already […]

How brand independence can maximize profits | workshop in Shanghai

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One-Day Training and Workshops On Brand Independence 🗓️ Date: March 5th, 2020, from 9:30 am to 6:30 pm (including breakfast and lunch) 📍 Location: Jiaotong University 🎓 Within one day, learn how to: ✅ Gain independence from marketplaces like Tmall, JD, and others; ✅ Define a Unique Positioning for your brand website; ✅ Develop your […]