China's mid-market

China’s Mid-Market: Is Quality More Important Than Price?

‘Good enough’ is no longer good enough for Chinese consumers. Present day consumers expect a good product for a fair price and foreign companies in China are losing the battle. Shipping goods from abroad to China is costly, requires long lead-times and is hindering a company’s competitiveness in the local market. Producing and selling locally…

Innovation in China

Innovation in China: Is China the New Silicon Valley?

A new study by booz&co. revealed China is now competing with Silicon Valley on innovativeness. Although China is still portrayed in the media as a country that prefers reverse engineering and blunt copy-and-paste practices over R&D, research has shown that trend is disappearing rapidly. In this article we will discuss booz&co’s sneak-peak of their newest…

Logistics in China

China’s new high-speed logistics network

China is revolutionizing its logistics network through a new conglomerate setup by the Alibaba Group, China’s largest e-commerce group. The goal of the new logistics network is to change up China’s current logistics system and to be able to deliver parcels within 24hours to any location in China. Not only is the move expected to…