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Casualties and challenges loom: Five key issues for retailers in 2020

Research house GlobalData has outlined five key issues for retailers in 2020, a year when casualties and challenges loom all over the world in retailing.

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 by 20 million.

Alibaba management shakeup sees CFO promoted

In a significant Alibaba management shakeup, high-profile CFO Maggie Wu take on a new role overseeing investment strategy.

Love & money: a deep dive into Alibaba’s Hema

Customers are embracing Hema, but is it making a profit? A deep dive into Alibaba’s New Retail grocery concept.

Meituan scales down Ella Supermarket

Chinese food-delivery website Meituan has closed three of its Ella Supermarkets in Jiangsu.

Meituan scales down Ella Supermarket

Chinese food-delivery website Meituan has closed three of its Ella Supermarkets in Jiangsu.

Alibaba’s Daniel Zhang shares leadership tips

Alibaba Group chief executive Daniel Zhang shared some of the key values that shape the company’s culture and leadership approach.

Alibaba Group sales surge 41 per cent

Alibaba Group sales soared 41 per cent in the December quarter as its customer based neared 700 million.

Tech shock: Seven takeouts from Retail’s Cutting Edge 2019

Yesterday’s Retail’s Cutting Edge event in Hong Kong, presented some wake-up calls for everyone.

Tech shock: Seven takeouts from Retail’s Cutting Edge 2019

Yesterday’s Retail’s Cutting Edge event in Hong Kong, presented some wake-up calls for everyone.

Sun Art partners with Alibaba’s Shanghai Hema

Hong Kong-based retail group and hypermarkets operator Sun Art has announced a partnership with Shanghai Hema.

Thailand’s The Lobster Lab opens inside Hema store

Thai restaurant concept The Lobster Lab has opened its first outlet in Shanghai.