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11.11

11.11 Archives

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.

Alibaba adds 20 million users; sales surge 42 per cent

Alibaba Group boosted second-quarter revenues by 42 per cent, as the number of active users on its e-commerce sites grew...

L’Oreal Asia Pacific sales soar, overtaking North America

L’Oreal Asia Pacific sales soared by a staggering 24.1 per cent on a like-for-like basis last year.

Singapore online shoppers Singles Day patterns revealed

Half of Singapore online shoppers participated in Singles Day this year, according to a survey from Ipsos.