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The global fashion business journal

Jun 21, 202410:21pm




Founded in 1999 by Jack Ma, Alibaba is an ecommerce group that currently represent about 70% of China's ecommerce and is based in Hangzhou. The company operates online with the Taobao, Tmall and AliExpress portals, which was founded in 2010. The Asian giant debuted in the stock market in 2014.

h By I. P. G.
Nov 18, 2019 — 8:57am
Alibaba, to the conquest of fashion in Europe with a new leader

The executive, based in Milan, was until now director of business development of the Chinese giant in the Italian market. Fontana joined Alibaba in 2015 from HiPay.

h By Mds
Nov 12, 2019 — 8:44am
Alibaba boosts its sales up to 38 billion dollars in Single’s Day

Single’s Day sales skyrocket 25% exceeding last year’s number, when the day reached 30.8 billion dollars.

h By Daniela García
Oct 7, 2019 — 8:54am
Mei Chen (Alibaba): “Brands do not need to change to enter China, but they have to adapt”

The executive has worked for Alibaba for four years and had previously worked at Google. Mei Chen talks about the challenges that fashion companies have to enter the Chinese market.

h By Mds
Sep 23, 2019 — 5:09pm

The German ecommerce giant will open a pop up in Velarde street, in the Spanish capital, on October 2.

h By Mds
Sep 10, 2019 — 4:26pm

The founder of the Chinese ecommerce giant has left his position as president of the group, just as he announced last year. Daniel Zhang will relieve him to lead the company.

h By Mds
Sep 6, 2019 — 6:05pm

The company is specialized in the distribution of foreign fashion, cosmetic and electronic products in China and will continue to operate independently.

h By Mds
Aug 26, 2019 — 5:01pm

Yating Wu, former Unilever, is named as CEO of the joint venture between the Yoox Net-a-Porter Group (Ynap) and Alibaba to conquer Chinese consumers.

h By Mds
Aug 12, 2019 — 6:00pm

The Brazilian Alpargatas closed its first half with a net benefit of 18.4 million dollars, 44.7% more than the same period last year.

h By Mds
Jul 24, 2019 — 4:00pm

So far, American companies could only buy through the b2b platform of the group, representing one third of the buyers.