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 …

Revealing the Strategy Behind Chinese App Xiaohongshu

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The masses have the power, especially in China. However, the masses and quality content go hand in hand on the currently hot Chinese app Xiaohongshu (Red, literally Little Red Book). Only a few months ago, this social commerce unicorn raised 300 million USD in its Series D round of funding from investors including Alibaba Group. …

10 Most Important Takeaways from China’s New eCommerce Law

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On August 31 2018, the National People’s Congress passed the highly anticipated new China eCommerce Law. This new eCommerce law reviews penalties for China’s dynamic eCommerce market, regulates operators in key aspects and puts emphasis on consumer protection. Currently, the original text of the new eCommerce law is only available in Chinese. In this piece, …