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11.11

11.11 Archives

Chinese state media blasts ‘worship of turnover’ after 11.11 fest

The event had achieved many years of record breaking sales, but had also given rise to practices.

Alibaba promises sustainability focus in this year’s 11.11 consumer fest

"We believe we must leverage the power of 11.11 to encourage sustainable development and promote inclusiveness to consum...

How to maximise sales on Singles’ Day – the world’s largest shopping event

Singles’ Day, or 11.11, has become one of the most successful global shopping events across Asia and many parts of the w...

US the top seller into China on Singles Day, say Alibaba, JD

Alibaba and JD said the US was the top seller of goods to China during the Singles' Day shopping extravaganza that gener...
Singles Day 2020

Singles Day sets record for Alibaba, rival JD

Alibaba predictably set a new record for Singles Day gross merchandise volume (GMV) yesterday, as did its rival JD.

Singles Day kicks off, with new records inevitable

Alibaba’s giant digital shopping fest officially takes place today with this year’s event featuring a 10-day lead in.

Chinese consumers embraced voice ordering on Singles Day

More than 1 million orders were placed and processed through voice command via Alibaba’s Tmall Genie during its 11.11 Gl...

Alibaba’s Singles Day sales up 26 per cent on last year

Alibaba’s Singles Day retail promotion is over for another year - and predictably a new record was set.

Alibaba’s Singles Day next week will be ‘grander than ever’ predicts analyst

While eye-popping sales numbers have become routine for Alibaba’s Singles Day on 11.11, Forrester senior analyst Xiaofen...

Alibaba launches 2019 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

Alibaba Group has launched its 2019 11.11 Global Shopping Festival, taking the annual event into its second decade.