JD Archives - Inside Retail Asia
Vietnamese e-commerce platform Tiki is raising another US$100 million from a Northstar Group-led funding round.
The giants of retail – like Walmart, Target, Amazon, Asos, Tesco, Alibaba and JD – might be trailblazers, but they are still fair game for the little guys.
China is set to overtake the US to become the world’s largest grocery market by 2023 in value terms, according to new forecasts.
Farfetch China has opened a flagship store on JD, one of its strategic investors.
Alibaba tops the list of China’s most valuable brands for the first time, recording annual growth of 59 per cent to US$141 billion.
Fashion retailer Forever 21 will close its Chinese e-commerce website amist indications of possible physical store closures to come.
Chinese online retailer JD is to buy nearly half the shares in electrical goods retailer Jiangsu Five Star Appliance, for US$189 million.
Japanese small retailers are to gain a global e-commerce platform through a government venture and foreign online partners.
JD has partnered with Fung Retailing Group to unveil Hong Kong’s first AI checkout solution in a retail store environment.
JD says it plans to create a “premier luxury gateway to China” for luxury brands merging Toplife and Farfetch China.
Chinese e-commerce giant JD has announced it plans to recruit up to 15,000 staff this year.
JD and Rakuten will collaborate on developing unmanned delivery solutions in Japan.