How to set up a Taobao shop to enter the Chinese market

setting up a Taobao shop

Taobao is Asia’s largest network retail business, founded by Alibaba group in 2003. As the largest online shopping platform, current business includes both C2C and B2C transactions. Today, Taobao has also become the most used online entrepreneurship platform. How can foreign businesses set up a Taobao shop and enter the Chinese market? Why it can be […]

China Paradigm 97: Distributing food products in China

Distributing food products in China

Distributing food products in China Matthieu David interviews David Beutin, Sales Manager – HORECA Food Service at Lactalis International. HORECA was and is one of the most impacted business industries by the Coronavirus outbreak. How does a food service company manage to recover from such a crisis in China and how different is the business […]

Increase Brand Awareness with Brand Independence | Business event in Shanghai

business event China

🗓️ Date: January 9th, 2019 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 private traffic and your community. 💰 Price: […]

Daxue Talks 13: Find a balance: online and offline presence in China

online offline presence China

The next guest on Daxue Talks is a Russian expert in developing foreign markets, Igor Temirov. In this China business vlog, learn the unique O2O business model features in China in 2019. Jump to the question: 0:45 Does the O2O business model have unique features in China compared to the West? What are they? Daxue […]

Daxue Talks 6: How to Drive Tmall traffic

traffic on Tmall

How to Drive Tmall traffic The second guest of the Daxue Talks show is Olivier Vérot, the founder of the Gentleman Marketing Agency (GMA). In this China business vlog, learn how to increase traffic and attract more customers to your Tmall’s page. Skip the intro: 0:23 Traffic on Tmall can be costly and mainly comes from advertisements. What […]

[Podcast] China paradigm #15: How to successfully run a coffee shop chain in China

coffee in China podcast

In this episode of China paradigm, Matthieu David, CEO of Daxue Consulting, catches up with Carol Liu, who managed up to 5 coffee shops in China she co-created with her husband. Liu’s Coffee chain “Big Sur” is serving 500 coffee cups a day and emphasizes high quality, using top-notch coffee machines and bean-grinding machinery from […]

Carrefour China Market Entry Strategy

Carrefour China market entry strategy

Carrefour China Market Entry Strategy 250 cities with a population over 1 million and a steady rise in living standards…  For the mass-market retailing, China offers limitless opportunities; more than for any other market segment. However, along with opportunities, foreign brands come up with numerous challenges regarding customers’ tastes, which are highly accurate in China. […]