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Taobao creates 10-yuan store for online bargain hunters

The launches are part of Taobao Deals’ efforts to appeal to a variety of shoppers in China’s lower-tier cities in China....

How China is cracking down on the live-stream retail boom

The rise of celebrities partnering with brands from L'Oreal to Unilever and Adidas to sell consumer goods in live online...

Alibaba promises sustainability focus in this year’s 11.11 consumer fest

"We believe we must leverage the power of 11.11 to encourage sustainable development and promote inclusiveness to consum...

How Taobao became Southeast Asia’s go-to for home and furniture

Just two years ago, Taobao took the leap and expanded its home and living category offline, establishing two physical st...

Alibaba’s Taobao to exit Taiwan over political tensions

Alibaba’s e-commerce platform Taobao has begun to wind down its operations in Taiwan after shutting down its front-end o...

Taobao looks to boost young entrepreneurs showing originality

Chinese social commerce platform Taobao has inaugurated a new ratings system to reward deserving young creators and smal...

‘Starbucks Now’ to join four Alibaba apps

Starbucks Coffee is introducing its own mobile order and payment system in the Mainland Chinese market as a feature on f...

Alibaba urges offline retailers to livestream on Taobao Live

Alibaba Group’s livestreaming channel Taobao Live is planning to attract more than 200,000 businesses to its platform th...

Shanghai Fashion Week goes digital with Alibaba

Shanghai Fashion Week is partnering with Alibaba’s B2C marketplace Tmall to hold its first fully digital event due to re...

Livestreaming in China booms during coronavirus crisis

Taobao Live, Alibaba Group’s livestreaming platform, saw a sharp rise in brand activity this past month as merchants slo...