Retail & distribution in China (1/6): learn from previous experiences

Before entering a market, we recommend you to lead a research on previous experiences regarding international competitors, local competitors and your own initiatives when you expanded into foreign countries. To reach this goal, we suggest: –A documentary research screening the English and Chinese internet through various methodologies. –Qualitative interviews with experts –Qualitative interviews with competitors […]

Book Retail in Taipei

General Overview of the Book Retail in Taipei. Book Stores are the most important scenery in Taipei. There are some book stores in the cities all over the world. But the book stores in Beijing and Shanghai are boring and lack of an elegant atmosphere. Book stores in Hong Kong are always hidden around the […]

World Famous Brands’ Online Retail in China

General Overview on the Online Retail of Luxury Brands These years the online retail is on the highway of developing. According to the IReseach, the total value of online retail in the year 2011 has reached 800 billion Yuan. Online retail occupies 4.3% of the whole value of retail. With the change of consuming habits […]

Harbin Economy Introduction 2

Overview of Harbin Heilongjiang’s largest economy, Harbin has historically been a heavy industrial base; other industries such as petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, foodstuff, and textiles have formed a comprehensive industrial system in the city. The city is also a major agricultural base in China and boasts a complete agricultural process chain. Additionally, China’s “Ice City” is an […]

Brief Market Research on Jinan

General overview of Jinan Jinan (Chinese: 济南) is the capital of Shandong province in Eastern China. The area of present-day Jinan has played an important role in the history of the region from the earliest beginnings of civilization and has evolved into a major national administrative, economic, and transportation hub. The city, which holds sub-provincial […]

Retailing and distribution in China: Dashang Group

The report was done in 2009 Due to the negative impact of the weak economy and uncertainty about future prospects, the company planned to slow its pace of expansion and pay more attention to improving its same-store sales and the group’s overall efficiency in 2009. North China and Mid China are still the dominant areas […]