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David Henriques

China has firmly established itself as a global leader in consumer-oriented digital technologies and has enjoyed development rates unmatched in any other country across the world. It is the world’s largest e-commerce market, accounting for more than 40% of global transactions. Within China, rapidly changing demographics, rising incomes, and increased consumer spending has all played a critical role in making the Chinese market attractive for international brands.…

David Henriques

There is no denying that social media is one of the best methods for engaging consumers and raising brand awareness in China, as the country has a remarkable high mobile device penetration rate. Consumers in China who once compared products and prices by shopping in malls are now utilizing short videos to make purchase decisions.

Short videos have seen exponential growth in China and are gradually becoming one of the major ways that Chinese consumers are recording and sharing information.…

David Henriques

China is already more digitized than many spectators realize with one of the most active digital-investment and start-up ecosystems in the world. “Ecosystem” is a word that gets thrown around a lot in the tech industry, but this buzzword actually deserves a lot of attention. The digital tech rise in China has appeared to grow from overnight but far from inexplicable.…