Taking Your Offline Business Online in 2020

Thomas Price

Over the past two decades, most businesses have had to deal with the online world in some way. But while many jumped in head-first and embraced eCommerce, others have understandably been more cautious. For several good reasons, some businesses chose instead to stay purely offline. However, the online world has become more integrated with our daily …

Thailand eCommerce: Insights and Analysis

Thomas Price

Located at the continental heart of Southeast Asia, Thailand is one of the most exciting markets in an already exciting region. Sporting a more developed economy and infrastructure than most of its neighbors, conducting business is easier in Thailand for overseas companies. The World Bank’s Doing Business Index ranked Thailand as the 27th easiest country …

China Market Entry 2020: Things Every Online Business Should Know

Thomas Price

China appears to have turned a corner and begun to recover from the Coronavirus outbreak. This means that its markets can get back on track at last. The road to China market entry is opening up again! Meanwhile, companies at home and abroad are now more aware than ever how important online businesses are. While …

TMO’s 2020 Thailand eCommerce Market Guide is Here!

Thomas Price

Continuing our series of in-depth guides to eCommerce in Southeast Asia, today we’re releasing our all-new Thailand eCommerce Market Localization Guide. If you need no further introduction, grab it here! We design our guides for overseas enterprises considering entering Southeast Asian markets via eCommerce. These markets can be intimidating to those unfamiliar with them. Therefore …

Top 5 Chinese Cross-Border eCommerce Platforms 2020

Thomas Price

At the start of last year, on January 1st 2019, China’s new eCommerce Law went into legal effect. More than one year on, all the major cross-border eCommerce platforms have finished transitioning. Despite some concerns during the nervous anticipation for the law’s implementation, most transitions have been smooth. Now in 2020, the China market is …

How Chinese eCommerce Is Surviving the Coronavirus

Thomas Price

The Coronavirus has hit many businesses hard around the world, and continues to be a concern as the disease spreads to more and more countries. But in China, the government has managed to get the situation mostly under control. While the situation is ongoing, we are now at a calm moment where we can take …

Chinese Web-Store Design: East VS West

Thomas Price

For brands looking to launch in China in a big way, a brand web-store can be a tempting option. These brands generally want to make a splash and make their products seem more exclusive than if they just launched products on existing marketplaces. However, not only does this approach require significant marketing efforts to bring …

China Fashion eCommerce: Five Platforms Worth Knowing

Thomas Price

Fashion is a booming industry in China. Where once brands were cautious about IP infringement and copies, now they’re feeling secure in the country’s legal protections and are excited about the economic opportunities it offers. A huge consumer base is a feature of any potential China market segment. But coupled with this is an increasing …

Coronavirus: TMO Strives for Business as Usual

Thomas Price

The Novel Coronavirus has been all over global news for months now. For many inside China and out, it is a major cause for concern. However, in major cities throughout China, including Shanghai where TMO has an office, companies and individuals are finding ways to keep calm and carry on despite the restrictions and advised …

TMO Group becomes Adobe & Magento Partner Status!

Thomas Price

Excellence has always been not just a goal but a standard we hold ourselves to here at TMO Group. And while we are confidant in our efforts to maintain quality and capability across all that we do, it’s always nice to receive outside confirmation – and so it is with great pride that we announce …