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Supply-chain worries grow as coronavirus crisis continues

Some global retailers have begun reopening stores in Mainland China as the coronavirus crisis continues – but concerns remain over supply chain challenges.

JD and Dada Group to hire 35,000 staff to support SMEs

Chinese online giant JD and its on-demand delivery platform Dada Group, will provide 35,000 jobs during the coronavirus epidemic to minimise its impact on employment.

Alibaba and JD launch logistics solutions to help coronavirus response

Chinese online e-commerce giants Alibaba and JD have both introduced logistics solutions for medical personnel working to arrest the spread of coronavirus in China.

JD’s 7Fresh launches two new concepts in Beijing

E-commerce giant JD.com has opened a 24/7 store chain, 7Fresh Life, in Beijingalong with its first Seven Fun lifestyle space, intended to serve as a “third place” for working professionals.

JD wants its My Pet Profile to transform animal lives across China

JD has launched the “My Pet Profile Initiative” so its customers can receive recommendations for pet products and services.

Lenovo and JD plan to sell US$1.4 billion of B2B products over three years

Lenovo and JD have announced its plan to sell US$1.4 billion in enterprise products over the next three years.

Chinese giants dominate Asia’s online grocery market

China’s two e-commerce giants are driving the most growth in Asia’s online grocery market according to a new report from international researcher IGD.

What the new JD superstore says about the future of e-commerce

On Singles Day this year, China’s largest online retailer JD.com launched a 50,000 sqm JD superstore in Chongqing, Mainland China.

Sendo wins funding, overtakes Tiki in Vietnam

Vietnamese e-commerce marketplace Sendo has secured a US$61 million Series C funding, just as its overtakes local archrival Tiki into second place in the market.

Giant JD E-space store to open on Singles Day in Chongqing

A 50,000sqm JD E-Space experience store opens on Singles Day in Chongqing, JD’s largest store yet.

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 Xiaofeng Wang expects this year’s event will be “grander than ever”.

JD expands into social e-commerce

Chinese e-commerce giant JD launches Jingxi platform for team purchasing in low-tier Chinese cities.