Costco in China: How the US-based warehouse giant continues to expand in China

Costco in China

Costco is performing pretty well in China. The US wholesaler officially entered the Chinese market in August 2019, when its first physical store opened in Shanghai. The opening weekend marked a hive of activity – there were three-hour waits for parking spaces and thirty-minute queues at the checkouts. It caused local authorities to shut the store down […]

Supermarkets and Hypermarkets in China: A revolution yet to come

Grocery retail industry in China

Supermarkets 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 slightly in that it is a superstore combining a supermarket and a department […]

Hypermarket & Supermarket Industry in China: Following the Digital Era

Supermarket Industry in China

How does Supermarkets and Hypermarkets in China Survive in the Digital Era? Since Alibaba’s sales miracles and rapid expansion, all the market players tend to be associated with The Internet in a digital era, including supermarkets. Only when supermarkets and hypermarkets come up with adapted business pattern can they survive in the fierce competition in […]