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China’s convenience-store market is booming as consumers seek speed and experience

China’s convenience-store market is booming with rapid sales growth and rapid network expansion ahead.

Chinese tourists are embracing ‘themed travel’

Themed travel is a fast-growing trend among Chinese tourists – with more than two in three from mainland cities prepared to try it as a hobby.

Cafes, bookstores in China riding wave of creative boom

Cafes and bookstores in China are among the primary beneficiaries of a boom in the nation’s cultural and creative sectors.

‘Strong potential’ for sharing economy in China, says report

New research suggests strong potential for the sharing economy in China.

China’s baby-care market sees rapid growth

China’s baby-care market achieved total sales of US$1.4 billion last year.

Convenience drives Chinese smart-home market

New research from market intelligence agency Mintel has suggested that convenience will drive the future of the Chinese smart-home market.

Will Next Retail supersede New Retail?

Next Retail is shaping up as the successor to China’s burgeoning New Retail industry, says Mintel.

E-commerce tipped to take one third of Asia-Pacific retail spending

E-commerce will account for 31.4 per cent of total Asia-Pacific retail spending by 2020, predicts Mintel.

China’s cosmeceuticals market lagging

Yet to reach its full impact, China’s cosmeceuticals market has had a low retail uptake compared to other regions.

China online spending to nudge 50 per cent of total retail market

China online spending is set to account for almost 50 per cent of the country’s total retail market this year.

Five key China consumer trends in 2018

Mintel has identified five key China consumer trends set to shape the market in 2018.

‘Impressive’ growth in China’s facial mask market

China’s facial mask market is growing at an impressive rate, according to Mintel.