alibaba

Jan 05, 2021

Chinese e-commerce company faces scrutiny following death of staffer

The e-commerce platform has been known for its pressurising work practices, and is facing backlash after the death of an overworked staff member

Dec 11, 2018

Martin Sorrell's India visit: 'Jeff Bezos is the John D Rockefeller of today'

The senior advertising industry leader is on his first visit to India after being ousted as the WPP chief in April this year

Jan 30, 2018

Alibaba pays tribute to underdogs in major Olympics campaign

The giant alludes to its support of small businesses in its first Olympics-themed campaign.

Nov 13, 2017

Singles Day: 'Olympics of commerce' resets rules for agencies

After this year, 11.11 will replace Chinese New Year as the biggest date circled on the agency calendars.

Nov 09, 2017

Singles Day: Big questions and predictions for China's huge online shopping festival

Ahead of Alibaba's massive ecommerce—sorry, we mean 'new retail'—event Saturday, we gather forecasts on what will consumers buy, how JD.com will counter and what numbers we can expect to see.