Southeast Asia Cross-border eCommerce – A Successful Market Entry

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Southeast Asia cross-border eCommerce. Exciting words for industry insiders who eagerly look to the region’s developments. The SEA region’s economic development, poverty alleviation and rising consumption power all point towards a bright future for eCommerce. A higher quality of life brings more frequent online consumption and diversifies product categories. Nanfu Battery is one of the world’s …

Daigou Doubts: Under China eCommerce Law Daigou Look for New Business Models

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New year, new law! On January 1, 2019, the new China eCommerce law officially came into effect. Meant to strengthen regulations and increase control of the eCommerce sector, it is no surprise that daigou or cross-border personal shoppers are scrambling to make sure they comply. The first effects are already visible online and shoppers use …

2019 Hot eCommerce Events and Conferences in Asia

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It is already the start of 2019 and the perfect time to work on your annual plan and set targets. How do you feel about the overall performance of 2018? Surely there is still room for improvement, so below are eCommerce events and conference recommendations for 2019. Get yourself well-equipped to overcome any challenges! eCommerce …

Pro Marketing Tips: Comparing Western and China Affiliate Marketing

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eCommerce is a global industry, but for China there are many country-specific aspects. Take for example affiliate marketing, an effective way to expand your audience by making use of external channels. In China, this involves KOLs and different networks. We delve into some differences between China affiliate marketing and its Western counterpart. Joining us to …

TMO Group at Meet Magento – The Road to Magento China Localization

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On November 11 and 12, more than 400 eCommerce and technology experts from all over the world gathered at Meet Magento Shenzhen. They shared knowledge and insights on China eCommerce, cross-border eCommerce and Magento China Localization. Already before Magento 2 was released at the end of 2015, TMO Group started exploring its localization possibilities and …

Fast, Stable and Secure: China eCommerce Website Hosting

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30 billion dollars in 24 hours. That is the result of this year’s Single’s Day. In 2017, even foreign marketplaces had a daily increase of 6% to 9% on this day. But what if your website were to suddenly crash down due to this traffic peak? We talked about compliance challenges last time, but China …

Event: Join TMO Group at Meet Magento Shenzhen!

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Connecting everyone across the globe that works with Magento Commerce. That is the main goal of Meet Magento, who have been organizing live events in more than 40 countries since 2009. On 11 and 12 November, Meet Magento Shenzhen is organizing its second edition. Initiated in Germany and driven by the Meet Magento Association, this …

China’s Cyber Security and eCommerce Laws Influence Your Website Hosting

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The China Cyber Security Law and the new China eCommerce Law. Both have great impact on international companies already active or looking to start in China eCommerce. Especially for China eCommerce cloud hosting solutions, data storage and protection it will be challenging for companies to ensure legal compliance. Violators could receive fines up to 2 million RMB and even have their business license …

WeChat’s Mini Program Statistics & Trends: What’s Happening in 2018?

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More than 400 million monthly users and an explosive growth of 4.884% in the past year. WeChat mini programs have definitely found their niche to roaring success in the past months. We highlighted strategies and case studies on successful mini program strategies in a previous article. But what is currently happening with mini programs? Is it …

Localisation in China: 3 Online Marketplaces You Should Know

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When it comes to Chinese online marketplaces they are numerous, large and competitive. Alibaba, JD.com and Tmall are no strangers anymore to the worldwide audience. So let’s take a look at some of the other influential players. In this article, we delve into the characteristics and recent developments for 3 other marketplaces you might be …