CKGSB website

CKGSB Knowledge

eCommerce

The Future Of Shopping

by Mark Andrews | Jul. 13 2020

Alibaba is rapidly expanding its new retail food store chain, with stores operating on cutting-edge innovations.

Delivering Convenience

by Matthew Fulco | Mar. 10 2020

South-East Asia has become the latest battleground for e-commerce companies.

Knowledge Magazine

CKGSB Knowledge is the school's quarterly English language publication.

Read

Crossing the Street

Foreign supermarket giants are losing their dominance in the Chinese market to local competitors.

by Shi Weijun | Dec. 10 2019

Can China’s New E-commerce Law Tame the World’s Most-Disorderly Online Retail Market?

China has introduced a new e-commerce law to tackle counterfeit goods, but its effectivenss remains to be seen.

by Matthew Fulco | Jul. 2 2019

How China’s E-commerce Boom Pushes Automation to the Next Level

Compared to other sectors, Chinese e-commerce firms are among the first batches of firms to embrace automation. China accounts.

by Dominic Morgan | Jan. 8 2019

Selling With Selfies: How China’s Social Media Stars Get Rich?

Becoming a movie star isn’t attractive anymore. For many young netizens in China, online stardom is the ultimate dream.

by Helen Roxburgh | Jun. 4 2018

How Online Platform Yiyaowang is Reshaping China’s Health Sector

Medical spending in China is increasing every year, and people have started to buy medicine online, with nearly 3 million.

by Liu Sha and Deng Yuanyuan | Sep. 25 2017

NetEase, China’s Online Underdog

NetEase is the Chinese internet pioneer you have probably never heard of. Founded in 1997, before its bigger and better.

by Tim Ferry | Aug. 14 2017

China Retail, Retold

At the enormous Pacific Department Store on Shanghai’s Huaihai Road, barriers block the street entrances and windows are shuttered.

by Helen Roxburgh | May. 29 2017

Will e-Commerce Replace Brick-and-Mortar Stores?

After incredible growth in recent years, e-commerce in China seems to be slowing down. One reason behind this is.

by Deng Yuanyuan | Feb. 27 2017

Who Benefits from Alibaba’s Singles Day?

It is a good time to reflect on Singles Day, a shopping carnival initiated by Alibaba that has just yielded.

by Brian Viard | Nov. 18 2016

Chinese Express Delivery Companies Deliver a New Way of Life

Each year Alibaba breaks a new record on Singles Day, the 24-hour online shopping extravaganza has now become a.

by CKGSB Knowledge | Nov. 3 2016

VANCL: China’s Clothing Giant Stumbles Back From the Brink

China’s apparel market is now one of the fastest growing markets in the world. Euromonitor statistics show many foreign.

by Deng Yuanyuan | Sep. 12 2016

“Jack Ma is an Icon for China’s Private Sector”

With humble beginnings in Hangzhou, Jack Ma went on to create an e-commerce titan that has grabbed the attention.

by LiuSha | Jun. 27 2016

The Knowledge Newsletter

Keep up with CKGSB Knowledge: Subscribe to our newsletter