Alibaba and Tencent Spend Billions in Race to be China’s One-stop Online Shop

Alibaba headquarters in Hangzhou, China | Source: Reuters

Alibaba and Tencent spent more than $8 billion last year alone backing often strikingly similar ventures, as the Chinese Internet giants race to create online one-stop-shops to win the digital loyalty of a tenth of the world’s population.

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Britain’s Fashion Brands Target Tech-Savvy Men to Lift Sales

Topman Design Autumn/Winter 2015 | Source: Reuters

Britain’s leading fashion brands are hoping to give menswear sales a lift by targeting younger, digitally savvy male shoppers with live streaming and social media to promote the twice-yearly mens fashion week that began on Friday.

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