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E-commerce booms in China – can express companies keep pace?

E-commerce booms in China – can express companies keep pace?

Express, News, Premium Newswire November 20, 2014 at 10:05 am

HONG KONG — November 11 revealed more than just the profound growth in e-commerce in China. Singles Day in China on the 11th of November – a day of online shopping, not necessarily romance – spurred $9.3 billion of sales, and the truth is China’s express industry simply cannot keepRead More

China Postal rising?

Express, News, Premium Newswire, Strategy November 20, 2014 at 10:02 am

HONG KONG — We are hearing that China Postal Airlines is finding increasing favor with Alibaba. Reportedly, more Alibaba shipments are coming through Hong Kong via China Postal, at the expense of SF Express. While we don’t have data to determine exactly why or to what extent China Postal is takingRead More

There’s no such thing as a free lunch

There’s no such thing as a free lunch

Express, News, Premium Newswire September 8, 2014 at 10:40 am

China’s express companies finally abandon “free” home delivery for online shoppers. It is no secret that the explosive growth of online shopping in China has driven equally explosive growth in the package delivery business. According to data from the State Post Bureau, China’s express companies delivered 9.2 billion pieces ofRead More