The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.
Can EBay’s marketplace model, low barriers to entry and large, built-in audience of fashion consumers unlock value for young labels and EBay alike?
Rocket Internet AG, the German company known for replicating businesses from Groupon Inc. to Airbnb Inc., fell on its first day of trading after completing the biggest initial public offering in Germany since 2007.
Bits & Bytes is a weekly roundup of the most important news in the fast evolving fashion-tech space.
Using a combination of word-of- mouth and advertising, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is tapping the millions of Chinese outside its homeland from Singapore to San Francisco to accelerate global expansion.
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., China’s largest e-commerce company, is emerging in Brazil as a challenger to entrenched foreign rivals EBay Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. as consumers seek cheap imports.
The upcoming Alibaba IPO is expected to raise north of $21 billion when it debuts on the New York Stock Exchange, but American retail investors show lacklustre enthusiasm.
Three billionaires from China’s property and Internet industries are forming an online shopping venture to challenge Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. as it heads toward what may be the biggest initial offering in the U.S.