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Uniqlo tops Singles Day apparel rankings

Uniqlo trounced its fast fashion rivals to finish Singles Day as the number one selling apparel brand this year.

Brands, retailers the biggest losers on Singles Day

While consumers reaped the rewards on Singles Day, Richard McKenzie, partner with Oliver Wyman questions how much damage is being done by the US$14 billion 24-hour spendathon.

Revealed: Singles Day figures Singles Day figures outshine those of Alibaba on a purely percentage basis.

Samsonite Singles Day sales surge 132 per cent

Samsonite, the world’s largest travel luggage retailer, says its Singles Day sales soared 132 per cent this year.

Chinese binge-shopping not restricted to Singles Day

Chinese consumers don’t limit their binge shopping habits to the virtual world – there are still opportunities a day after Singles Day.

Singles Day record shattered – with 10 hours to go

Singles Day is barely halfway through, yet already the total sales are fast approaching last year’s record US$9.3 billion.

Singles Day set to shatter records

Singles Day spending tomorrow will undoubtedly shatter last year’s record spend of US$9.3 billion, predicts KPMG.

11.11.2015: Here’s what to expect on Wednesday…

Last year, Chinese shoppers spent US$9.3 billion on Singles Day. Will they surpass $10 billion on 11.11.2015?

11.11.2015: A new twist to Asian retailing’s biggest day

Razorfish’s Alex Misseri explains an important evolution in this year’s Singles Day on Wednesday, 11.11.2015. And how retailers can make the most of it.

FedEx prepares for eCommerce boom

More than 17,000 FedEx team members in Asia Pacific are expecting a bumper retail season as Black Friday and 11.11 near.

How Chinese shop online

Chinese shop online in a manner very different to western internet shoppers.

Alibaba’s greatest day

Chinese online group Alibaba has smashed last year’s Single’s Day record – but by falling short of analyst expectations, it unfairly seemed a little underwhelming. Alibaba says total sales for China’s biggest annual online trading day, November 11, reached US$9.3 billion – a little short of the overly optimistic analyst predictions it would break through the $10 billion barrier. But such observations unreasonably overshadow what was still an incredible achievement given last year’s…