Xiaomi Archives - Inside Retail Asia

Xiaomi and JD use big data to design ‘C2M Mobile Phone’ – and sell 10,000 in 11 minutes

Chinese e-commerce giant JD and device manufacturer Xiaomi sold 10,000 units of a jointly-produced C2M-developed mobile phone within 11 minutes.

Xiaomi reopens 1800 stores across China

Chinese tech retailer Xiaomi says it has reopened more than 1800 retail stores across Mainland China and that the majority of its suppliers had resumed production.

Xiaomi shuts down UK Mi store

Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi shuttered its one and only UK Mi store last week in Westfield London after a mere 15 months of operations.

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 slowly resumed their operations and looked for ways to reach consumers in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak.

How to translate your offline experience online in China’s omnichannel market

Retailers wishing to succeed in the China’s omnichannel market must enable consistent customer experience across all channels to enhance customer engagement.

Chinese consumers embraced voice ordering on Singles Day

More than 1 million orders were placed and processed through voice command via Alibaba’s Tmall Genie during its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival on Monday.

Chinese consumers embraced voice ordering on Singles Day

More than 1 million orders were placed and processed through voice command via Alibaba’s Tmall Genie during its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival on Monday.

Xiaomi India becomes nation’s largest single-brand retail network

Xiaomi India has been recognised as the largest exclusive brand network in the territory.

Huawei in aggressive ‘battle mode’ for Chinese consumers

An advertising blitz and grassroots patriotism have proven to be a potent mix for smartphone maker Huawei at home.

Xiaomi India plans 10,000 stores to cement lead over Samsung

Xiaomi India will open 10,000 outlets in a bid to lock down its dominance over Samsung in the territory.

Line Friends launches with Xiaomi

Global character brand Line Friends has announced a strategic partnership with Chinese IT giant Xiaomi.

Stirring dragon: the rise of Chinese luxury brands

The rise and rise of Chinese luxury brands and their looming threat to Europe.