Seasonal Events news

28 June 2018
JD.com has reported a record-breaking US$24.7bn during the 18-day shopping festival. This year the ecommerce giant has provided shoppers with the 'boundaryless retail' experience, benefiting from its technology and retail partnerships. Pop up stores and experience centres 1,400 brands showcased their products and interacted with Chinese shoppers during the festival in JD’s pop-up stores and...
26 January 2018
Amazon to more than double number of products available in Indian market. Expansion of product range makes service more attractive Encouraged by the initial success of the Prime program, Amazon has announced plans to offer more than 25 million products via the service, up from 11 million products previously.  The retailer will also expand its video services to include more locally produced ...
02 November 2017
Singles' Day is fast approaching, we review Alibaba's plans for 11.11 ahead of the events' six years anniversary. The spectacle... Alibaba's annual Global Shopping Festival, 11.11, will bring together shoppers, retailers, suppliers and financial institutions from around the world to experience Alibaba's vision on the future of retail. The retailer's latest strategy, New Retail, aims to blen...
27 July 2017
Amazon has finally entered Southeast Asia with its launch of Amazon Prime Now in Singapore. First country to launch Prime Now before Prime Singapore is the first country where Amazon has brought Prime Now, before introducing its flagship offering Prime. The service is usually exclusive to members of Amazon Prime but will be available to Singapore shoppers that don't have a Prime membership ...